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This entry was posted in news homepage spotlights, News Page on by . Left to Right: Jon Heymann (CEO JCC), Jenn McCombs (Rand Corporation), Superintendent Dr. Nikolai Vitti, Mayor Lenny Curry, Prisilla Little (Wallace Foundation), Team Up student Jasmine Porter, Pam Paul (JPEF), Councilman Garrett Dennis, and Dawn Lockhart (COJ) at the Jax Shines Launch Event.

The newly formed Jax Shines Coalition, which The Jacksonville Children’s Commission is a leading partner, hosted a Lunch & Launch event on September 22nd, at the Main Library. The purpose of the event was to unveil the results of a year-long analysis of Jacksonville’s afterschool and summer learning programs and introduced a strategic afterschool action […]

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Governor Rick Scott recognized the importance of Summer Learning Day by creating a proclamation to make it a statewide celebration! Although Summer Learning Day is celebrated on July 14, 2016, the Jacksonville Children’s Commission and our partners kicked off the Summer Learning Celebration on June 23, 2016. To see the photos from our summer learning […]

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  Thursday, May 26, 2016 Posted by: Admin On June 1, 2016 Jacksonville’s first lady, Molly Curry will be helping the Jacksonville Children’s Commission launch the 2016 JaxKids Book Club. Mrs. Curry will be reading a Book Club original book to Pre-K Students at The Salvation Army (328 N Ocean Street, Jax, FL 32202). She […]

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Children’s Commission CEO uses celebration as platform to say it can do more Florida Times Union By Tessa Duvall Thursday, April 21, 2016 At a celebration for all that the Jacksonville Children’s Commission has accomplished in its first 21 years, the head of the organization drove home the scope of the continued need for support […]

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The Jacksonville Children’s Commission Celebrates 21 Years of Child and Family Services! Join the Celebration at City Hall on April 21st at 4:30pm! Click the link below to RSVP.