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JJKF Building Campaign

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    The Jackie Joyner-Kersee Center is a 41,000 square foot facility with 1200-seat gymnasium, situated on a 37-acre site.  The facility fulfills the largely unmet need for recreation and sports venues in East St. Louis and the surrounding area.  The Jackie Joyner-Kersee Center annually hosts hundreds of events for young athletes and serves as a prominent regional baseball, football and basketball venue.  In 2003 the facility was the site of the National Khoury League Championship Series. 

    Many opportunities exist for supporting the maintenance and development of this facility.  Due to the large number of events held at the Center, parking areas goal to be repaved and additional parking should be added.  The outdoor playing fields require fencing, lighting, and additional seating.  Expanded concession and storage facilities would allow us to better serve the athletes and fans that visit the Center every weekend during football and basketball seasons.  Annual maintenance costs for these heavily used facilities drain Foundation resources.  The goal for our Capital Campaign Dollars, which we have appropriated titled, 101 JJK Circle of Champions, is $1,010,000.

     

    101 JJK Circle of Champions –– Goal $1,010,000

    • Individual, civic, small business, corporate and organizational  
      donors  interested in raising money to improve facilities and grounds of the foundation.

    • $10.10  (Donor listing)

    • $101.00  (Brick at our Entry)

    • $1010.00  (Ten Bricks at Entry)

    • $10,100.00 (Plaque on JJK Center Wall of Champions)


Our Mission:

”To provide youth, adults and families with the resources to improve their quality of life and to enhance communities worldwide, with special attention directed to East St. Louis, Illinois.”

JJKF encourages you to reach out for kids & contribute to a great cause


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Why support JJKF? Because we care for kids.


Donations to JJKF help provide care to Many Kids who need strong family values and educational structure in there lives.  JJKF and its member organizations offer education and hands-on services that can improve quality of life for kids in need and their families. Your support is critical to make a difference in a child's life at our center.

Thank you for caring.

JJKF is a not-for-profit 501 (c) (3) organization. Donations are tax deductible.

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