Photos Courtesy of Marc Anthony Photography


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.

The objectives of this nonprofit organization are “to create a medium of contact for children that will stimulate growth and development and to provide for children a constructive educational, cultural, civic, recreational, and social program.”

The North Shore Chapter is thriving! We are developing leaders and making a difference in our communities and in the lives of children.

From the President

Welcome to the North Shore Chapter Website!

President Paula Jenkins

Read the Presidents Letter


The Jack and Jill of America North Shore Chapter is excited to welcome the 2018/2019 program year!!!  Please check this section for important announcements throughout the year.  

Congratulations to our North Shore Chapter Graduating Mom's.  Thank's for all you have and continue to do in the name of our children!!!

On February 5, 2019, the North Shore Chapter was proud to present the following donation to the Lake County Boys & Girls Club in support of our youth.  

The North Shore Chapter has been extremely active this year participating in national & regional events, hosting this years IL Children's Cluster, and doing what we do best - enhancing the lives of our children. Check out our photo gallery for pictures of our events. 

For any questions on the North Shore Chapter, select the contact us link from the menu and a representative will contact you with additional information.



Saturday, September 16 from 1:00 PMto 4:00 PM


Saturday, September 16 from 1:00 PMto 4:00 PM
Saturday, September 16 from 1:00 PMto 4:00 PM

Important Links

Click on the links below to access the Jack and Jill of America, Inc. National Website, and the Jack and Jill of America Foundation website