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Presented by Jack and Jill of America, Inc. Richmond Chapter

Saturday, April 23, 2022 | Time: TBD

Location: Mt. Gilead Full Gospel International Ministries

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 Richmond Chapter (JJRVA) is the oldest and largest chapter in the Richmond area, with 63 mother members, 51 teens and 107 children. We are also proud to have 15 associate members and a father's auxiliary. 

On April 23, JJRVA will host Jack and Jill Richmond Community Honors '22 — an inaugural community awards celebration to recognize extraordinary local leaders in Healthcare, First Response, Education, Philanthropy, Arts & Culture and Business & Law — at Mt. Gilead Full Gospel International Ministries. Under consideration for this esteemed honor are individuals who have demonstrated a personal and professional commitment to their communities, including exhibiting exceptional dedication to positive social change, community engagement and leadership, and strategic partnerships that promote change. 

The Jack and Jill Richmond Community Honors '22 celebration will feature a welcome reception to toast honorees, followed by the awards presentation, to be hosted by Host TBD.  

Nominate a Jack and Jill Richmond Community Honors '22 Honoree Today!

 

Do you know someone who has gone above and beyond to make a positive impact on our Greater Richmond community? Nominate that local hero for recognition through the Jack and Jill Richmond Community Honors '22 program! 

 

Nominate [link to nomination form] individuals in any of the following categories:
 

  • Healthcare 

  • First Response 

  • Education 

  • Philanthropy 

  • Arts & Culture 

  • Business & Law 

 

[button] Nomination Form [link to nomination form]

 

Act now!  Nominations are due March 15, 2022, by 5 p.m.

 

Watch for the winners' names and stories in the coming months!


 

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Jack and Jill Richmond Community Honors '22 – Frequently Asked Questions

 

The Nomination Process

 

Who may complete a nomination?

Anyone 18 or older who lives in the Greater Richmond area.

 

Who may be nominated?

Anyone 18 or older who lives in the Greater Richmond area EXCEPT current Jack and Jill members and their immediate family members. These individuals are ineligible. 

 

Can the nominee be an associate Jack and Jill member of the Richmond, Midlothian or James River chapter?

No

 

May I nominate more than one person?

Yes. You may nominate up to one person per category. 

 

May I nominate the same person in multiple categories?

No. Please choose the category that best aligns with the nominee's contributions.

 

What happens if a person is nominated in more than one category?

If a person is nominated in more than one category (by different nominators), the judges will decide which category best aligns with the contributions described in the nominations. The nominee will then be considered in only that category. 

 

How many nominees will win in each category?

Our judges will select one winner in each of the six categories: Healthcare, First Response, Education, Philanthropy, Arts & Culture and Business & Law.

 

How were the judges selected? 

The Jack and Jill Richmond Community Honors '22 committee chairs invited respected leaders to serve as judges across the Greater Richmond community. Those who accepted our invitation will evaluate the nominations and select winners.

 

Where can I get a nomination form?

Go to richmondjackandjill.org, where you can access the nomination form from the home page.

 

How do I submit my nomination?

You can upload your nomination through the Jack and Jill Richmond home page: richmondjackandjill.org.

 

When are nominations due?

Nominations are due at 5 p.m. on March 15, 2022.

 

What happens once nominations have been submitted?

On March 16, 2022, all nominations submitted by the deadline will be collected and shared with the judging panel. The judges will then review each nomination and collaborate to select a winner in each category. 

 

When will finalists and winners be announced?

Nominees will be notified of their candidacy by email on or before March 24, and finalists will be publicly announced on March 31. Winners will be announced at the Community Honors awards presentation on April 23.

 

The Community Honors Reception & Awards Presentation

 

How will the winners be honored?

In addition to public recognition and thanks at the reception and awards presentation on April 23, each winner will receive a $1,000 donation to the charity of their choice, as well as a plaque to commemorate their honor.

 

Who may attend the reception?

Anyone who purchases a ticket. Tickets are available at various prices, from general admission to VIP. Proceeds will benefit the Jack and Jill of America Richmond Chapter. To reserve tickets, go to https://www.richmondjackandjill.org/.

 

Where and when will the reception take place?

The reception will be held on Saturday, April 23, at Mt. Gilead Full Gospel International Ministries from [times].

 

If you have additional questions, please feel free to email us at: jackandjillrichmondhonors22@gmail.com