The Jack and Jill of America Foundation, Inc. exists as the philanthropic arm of Jack and Jill of America, Inc. Since its inception in 1968, the Foundation has acted to influence the ongoing positive development of children.
Shriners Hospitals for Children® — Tampa is located adjacent to the campus of University of South Florida, allowing us to share world-class doctors and provide unique teaching opportunities. Our hospital focuses on treating children with a host of orthopaedic and neuromusculoskeletal conditions in an environment designed to put children at ease. Every member of our staff, from surgeons to therapists, nurses to orthotists, is focused on providing the highest quality care for the child and the family.
New Hope for Kids mission is to support children and families grieving the death of a loved one and to grant wishes to children with life-threatening illnesses in Central Florida.
New Hope achieves its mission through two programs – The Center for Grieving Children and Children’s Wish – which provide assistance to children and their families during some of life’s most difficult challenges. New Hope for Kids also provides support services such as family events, resource information, and referral to other agencies for assistance when necessary. Our programs are available to children ages 3-18 who live in the Central Florida area.
New Hope for Kids is a tax exempt, approved 501(c)(3) organization and is registered in the state of Florida. All contributions are tax deductible as allowed by law.
New Hope for Kids is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors from the Central Florida community. David C. Joswick serves as the Executive Director.