Jack & Jill Center in the News

We are excited to share some the press coverage highlighting the incredible work of Jack & Jill Center!

Jack & Jill Center’s 80th Anniversary
outh Florida Business Journal 
November 18, 2022



Students at Fort Lauderdale school surprised with free college scholarships
Local 10 News
June 1, 2022



‘The dumpling provides’: Mother-and-son Instagram eatery becomes a takeout restaurant – at Jack and Jill Children’s Center
South Florida Sun Sentinel
March 13, 2022




Spooktacular Trunk-Or-Treat Event at Salvation Army
NBC 6 South Florida
October 26, 2021




The Best of Fort Lauderdale 2021 Winners Announced
Fort Lauderdale Magazine
October 13, 2021

Best Nonprofit Fundraiser –
Jack & Jill Children’s Center – Flip Flops on the Docks



Jack & Jill Center Hosts Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Around Town Magazine
October Issue





Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Held for New School at Jack & Jill Center in Downtown Fort Lauderdale           
7 News Miami
September 15, 2021



Shine With a Purpose Cleans Jack & Jill Center
Point Publishing
September 10, 2021

Run 4 the Kids 5K race to support Jack & Jill Center
South Florida Sun Sentinel
September 2, 2021

Jack & Jill Center Receives 12 Weeks of Giving Donation from Frankl Kominsky 
Jack & Jill Center Blog
July 6, 2021

Jack & Jill Center Gifts Scholarship Funds to 140 Schoolchildren
7 News Miami
June 18, 2021



Community Leaders Join to Fund, Build Private Elementary School for Low-Income Families
April 15, 2021


Taking STEM on the Road in Order to Foster Girls’ Interest
March 24, 2021


Over 300 Thanksgiving Meals Delivered to Jack & Jill Children’s Center
7 News Miami
November 24, 2020

Uniform Advantage Supports Educators Amidst Covid-19 Pandemic

August 7, 2020

Helping Hands: Single Mother Gets Needed Help to Feed Family in Pandemic
NBC 6 South Florida
July 1, 2020


Helping Hands: Interview With Heather Siskind
NBC 6 South Florida 
July 1, 2020


Jack & Jill Feeding up to 600 Families
7 News Miami

April 8, 2020

Hundreds of Families in Need Receive Free Food Items Amid Coronavirus Pandemic
Local 10 News 
March 25, 2020

Non-profits Team up for Drive-thru Food Distribution in Fort Lauderdale
7 News Miami
March 25, 2020

Jack & Jill and Feeding South Florida Distribute Meals to Children – March 21
7 News Miami
March 21, 2020

Jack & Jill Children’s Center and Feeding South Florida Distribute Meals to Children
7 News Miami
March 20, 2020

Jack & Jill Children’s Center and The Madelaine Halmos Academy     
The Balancing Act on LifeTime
March 4, 2020




Hundreds Take Part in Jack & Jill Health Fair in Fort Lauderdale
7 News Miami
January 11, 2020

2019 Men of Style
City & Shore
November 11, 2019

Jack & Jill Children’s Center to Serve Over 200 Lower Income Broward Families – Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Madelaine Halmos Academy
7 News Miami
August 15, 2019

Jack & Jill Children’s Center Ceremonial Groundbreaking
October 2019

Jake Rudock, Dolphins Surprise St. Thomas Aquinas & Deerfield Beach With Custom Cleats
Miami Dolphins
October 18, 2019

How one Florida Nonprofit is Helping Families Lift Themselves Out of Poverty
March 2019

Jack & Jill Children’s Center Showcase New School Drawings at Fort Lauderdale Event
7 News Miami
March 12, 2019

Valley Bank Invests $1.6 Billion in Community Building Programs in 2018
3BL CSR Wire
October 29, 2019

Wrapping Our Arms Around Our Families