In 1938, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Louise Truitt Jackson Dench and Marion Stubbs Thomas dreamed of forming a group in which the children of their childhood friends could socialize and engage in intellectually stimulating activities. They founded Jack and Jill of America, Inc....
Jack and Jill of America, Inc. is a membership organization of mothers with children ages 2-19, dedicated to nurturing future African-American leaders by strengthening children through leadership development, volunteer service, philanthropic giving and civic duty. In 1985, in Union County, New Jersey, Pat Hembree and Judith Marshall had the same dream for their children...and they formed a group which became known as the Greater Union County Chapter of Jack and Jill of America, Inc and was installed in September 1986 by the National organization ... Twenty-nine years later, the phenomenal mothers of the Greater Union County Chapter are still living the dream!
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