FAQ's

When was Jack and Jill of America, Inc. organized?

Jack and Jill of America, Inc. was organized in 1938 in Philadelphia, Pa., by Marion Stubbs Thomas. There are two founders: Marion Stubbs Thomas and Louise Truitt Jackson.

Who was the first National President?

The first National President was Dorothy B. Wright, one of the organizers of Jack and Jill of America, Incorporated.

What is Carole Robertson Memorial Day?

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.

What are the official colors for Jack and Jill of America, Inc.?
 

The official colors of the organization are blue and pink.

 
What is the official flower of Jack and Jill of America, Inc?

 

The Sweetheart Rose.

 
Can fathers be members of Jack and Jill of America, Inc.?

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.

How do I apply for membership?

Visit our Membership page for full details on the membership process.

What are the boundaries of the Western Maryland chapter?

Our chapter boundaries are Frederick County and Washington County (see images below for more specifics).

All Jack and Jill of America active members must reside within their chapter boundaries.



       


 
 
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