The first National President was Dorothy B. Wright, one of the organizers of Jack and Jill of America, Incorporated.
Carole Robertson Memorial Day is observed during the month of September to honor a Jack and Jill Teen that was killed in the Birmingham Alabama church bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church. Memorial activities in honor of Carole Robertson can be for the entire chapter, but are strongly recommended for teen groups.
The official colors of the organization are blue and pink.
The Sweetheart Rose.
Fathers do not hold membership in Jack and Jill of America, Incorporated. They do support the mothers and the organization through the Fathers’ Auxiliary Groups. Fathers groups cannot have separate checking accounts, bylaws, or officers.