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1Jack and Jill of America, Inc Inland Empire Let’s Work. Let’s Play. Let’s Live Together.
2Our National Organization Jack and Jill of America is a national African American mothers' organization. It was formed in 1938 by African American mothers to provide a vehicle for their children to socialize. Since then, it has evolved into one of the most well known women's organizations in the nation.The objectives of Jack and Jill of America, Incorporated are to “create a medium of contact for children which will stimulate growth and development and provide children constructive educational, cultural, civic, health, recreational and social programs.” Since 1938 these objectives have been at the forefront of the development of children, particularly in the African American community.Our national website address is
3Birth of New ChapterInland Empire Interest group initially started in June 198510 mothers started the interest group under the directionof the Pomona Chapter.Nan Clopton held the first meeting at her home.Pomona chapter sponsored the organization of theInland Empire chapter.On October 4, 1986 sixteen members chartered the Inland Empire Chapter of Jack and Jill of America, Inc.Mildred Sparks was the first chartering president.
5Our Territory Inland Empire Chapter is located in the Far West Region of the Southern California Cluster and includes most of San Bernardino and Riverside Counties.
6Aims of the Organization Support the national, state, and local legislation for the betterment of children’s welfare.Improve the quality of life for all children.Engage in special community service projects locally that adhere to the goal of making a difference in the lives of children and their families as well as Jack and Jill Foundation.
7Jack and Jill Foundation Promotes the excellent preparation of succeeding generations of children as leaders, in all walks of life, so that they may attain their fullest potential as individuals, enjoy rewarding and fulfilling lives, and contribute to world peace, progress, and prosperity.
8More InformationIf you are interesting in learning more about our chapter please contact us at