President's Message

Dionne Hansen-Sexton


Welcome to the website of the Nassau County Chapter of Jack and Jill of America, Incorporated. On behalf of the Notable mothers of the Nassau County Chapter, it is with great pride that I send you greetings as the Chapter President.

Founded in 1958, the Nassau County Chapter is proud of its rich 62 year legacy and continued commitment of service to the Long Island community.  ​The national mission statement of Jack and Jill of America, Inc., states that it 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 the Nassau County Chapter, we stay true to our national mission through purposeful and engaging programming. 

This website is designed to provide information about our chapter history, events, and achievements.  Our 53 chapter members are a phenomenal group of Nassau County 

mothers who are diverse in backgrounds, education, professions, and talents.  However, we stand firm in our unified philosophy and goals as we uplift and empower our children, all children and our communities.  Our chapter's theme for the 2019-2020 program year is “Unity in M.A.G.I.C.”

G…Giving themselves to
 I…Invest in our most precious resource...our


It is through “Unity in M.A.G.I.C.” that we dedicate ourselves to keeping the well-being of ALL children at the forefront of our hearts and minds as we endeavor to enrich their lives through leadership development, philanthropic giving, community service, and programming excellence.


Please visit our website periodically to learn more about our signature events, programs, and community involvement. Thank you so much.


In service to all children,


Dionne Hansen-Sexton

26th Chapter President

Jack and Jill Nassau County