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   Center Hours:

Monday thru Friday
7:00am - 7:00pm

Center Summer Hours:
Monday thru Friday
7am - 12pm Summer Camp
1pm - 7pm Summer Programs

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The Jackie Joyner-Kersee Foundation focuses on a ”Safe Place For Kids.”

    Winning In Life


    Power Hour

    Computer Learning

    World of Difference

    Junior Staff Development

    Gold Medal Scholarship Program

    Jackie Joyner-Kersee College Prep Series

    Jackie Joyner-Kersee One On One Tutoring

    Culture Arts

    Jackie Joyner-Kersee Performing Arts Company
    Visual Arts

    Sports, Fitness & Recreation

    Track & Field
    Reviving Baseball in the Inner Cities
    Redbird Rookie League
    Game rooms
    NIKE Play
    NIKE Swoosh

    Character & Leadership

    Youth of the Year
    Keystone Club
    Torch Club

    Health & Life Skills

    Heart Power

    Safe & Healthy
    Quick SMART
    Jackie Joyner-Kersee Etiquette
    Smart Girls
    SMART Moves
    Street SMART
    Friends of Asthmatics

Come Join Us!
Anyone 6-18 years of age can become a Jackie Joyner-Kersee Center member.  A low membership fee of $12 per year ensures that everyone can afford to join.

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

Donate to the Jackie Joyner-Kersee Foundation

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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