Foundation

Jack and Jill of America FoundationOur Work
Jack and Jill of America Foundation, Inc., as a tax exempt 501(c)(3) organization, is the philanthropic arm of Jack and Jill of America, Inc. fulfilling its shared vision of investing in the future of our children. Every Foundation grant dollar is directed to programs that empower young people to make the right life choices. For over 48 years, the Foundation has distributed millions of dollars to communities all across America focusing on (1) African American Families; (2) Education; and (3) Health and wellness. 

The Foundation’s Vision: transform African American communities, one child at a time; Mission: address issues affecting African American children and families, by investing in programs and services that create a strong foundation for children to thrive long-term; and Impact: invest in services, programs and organizations that focus on impacting the underlying issues affecting African American children and families.  

The Foundation supports programs that create opportunities, challenges our children to learn, build character and practice leadership skills such as programs that improve academic test scores, raise literacy and mathematical competencies, encourage cultural consciousness and instill moral and social responsibility.  

The Foundation’s activities match the stated philanthropic interests of the Jack and Jill of America membership. Thus, the National Foundation’s giving is directed to chapters, organizations and communities that are helping our children reach their fullest potential.  

For more information on and to support the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chapter Foundation Program, please contact our Foundation chair using the contact form below.