Signature Events

Fun With Santa

Fun with Santa is the chapter’s primary community service event, which attracts nearly 500 children from the Jackson-Metro Area. Through this event, the Jackson MS Chapter promotes literacy by giving away children's books, supports the hunger initiative by providing food for families, and fosters healthy living through a wellness fair. Children also can win major giveaways, including bikes, gaming systems, tablets, and other wonderful prizes. Each year Fun With Santa is another opportunity to teach our children the true meaning of service. View more from Fun with Santa over the years.

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Sweetheart Ball

Historically, the  Jackson MS Chapter has held its biennial Sweetheart Ball, which serves  as the Chapter's signature fundraising event. The 2022 event was  enhanced to include both young men and young women in their junior or senior year of high school. The Sweetheart and Gents Ball signifies the coming of  age of the participants.  Throughout the program year, Sweethearts and  Gents participate in various activities that include a Father-Son  Breakfast, Mother-Daughter Tea, community service events, and a  life-skills retreat.  The culmination of the event is a wonderful  evening of entertainment, dinner, and dancing as we present the  Sweethearts and Gents to society and award them for their achievements.