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Booster Club

 
 
 
 
If you would be interested in sponsoring one or more
of the new John Alexander Gym sideline chairs,
please see a JABC member.
Each chair has JHS on the back rest and
the J with the spear on the seat
$ 125 per chair
 
 
 
jacksonvilleabc@yahoo.com
 
 
 
 
It’s almost time to kick off the 2019-2020 Athletic Season at JHS!  We are reaching out to request your support in our Jacksonville Athletic Booster Club Membership Drive. We depend on contributions from our community, alumni, and parents to enable us to better support our JHS Athletes, Coaches, and Sports Programs!

Our Booster Club provides support through various avenues.

Listed are some highlights from the 2018-2019 school year:

•    Hosted a “Meet the Coaches” dinner for all JISD Coaches and their families, which provided an opportunity for fun and fellowship before starting the new school year.
•    Hosted the “Pow Wow” to kick off the 2018-2019 athletic season
•    Maintained, delivered, and setup the Football Helmet Inflatable Tunnel for Varsity Football Games
•    Maintained the “Jacksonville Athletic Booster Club” Facebook Page to keep the public informed of our Athletic successes and Athletic Program information
•    Furnished requested/needed equipment across multiple sports
•    JABC Volunteers operated concessions at sub varsity and middle school football games, track meets, baseball games, and softball games
•    Provided “Good Luck” healthy snack packs for all Varsity Athletes during one away game, per sport
•    Hosted 500 Athletes, Coaches, and guests at the “JHS Sports Banquet”
•    Provided $2500 in scholarships to male and female athletes from the Class of 2019
•    Established a “Spirit Store” in the newly renovated Tomato Bowl
•    Refurbished the Totem Pole at the Tomato Bowl (unveiling at Pow Wow on August 15th @ 9:00 AM)

In order for JABC to continue supporting our JHS Athletes, Coaches, and Sports Programs, we need your financial support!

To contribute to our Membership Drive you can (1) Complete the attached Membership form and mail it to: P.O. Box 1867 Jacksonville, TX 75766 (2) Fill out a Membership form at Pow Wow on August 16th (Cash, Checks, and Credit Cards will be accepted) or (3) Send a PayPal payment with your membership info. Follow link: https://www.paypal.me/JHSAthleticBoosters

Memberships received by Friday, August 16th will be recognized in the 2019 Fightin’ Indians Football Program.

Please forward our JABC Membership Drive information to others that may be interested in contributing.

We look forward to your support of the Jacksonville Athletic Booster Club, AND REMEMBER….
ONCE AN INDIAN ALWAYS AN INDIAN!
 
 
The purpose of the Jacksonville Athletic Booster Club is to promote the athletic programs in the JISD.  This organization exist to enrich students' involvement in extracurricular activities without endangering their eligibility.  They have and continue to provide for athletic purchases that are not necessarily covered in the school budget.  The booster club sponsors the All Sports Banquet in May. 
 
This group of volunteers works with and through the Athletic Director for the betterment of all school athletics. 
 
Officers for the 2019 - 2020 school year
 
  • President                         Kelly Traylor
  • Vice President                Cassie Devillier - Christen Jonas                  
  • Secretary                        Michelle McMichael
  • Treasurer                        Chad Devillier
 
Board members for the 2019-2020 school year
 
TBA
 
The meetings are open to the public.  This organization makes their money by memberships, sales of school approved clothing, and concession stands at Mauldin Field, Baseball, and Softball stands. 
 
The Booster Club sponsors four (4) scholarships for graduating athletes.  They award $ 500 to the female student athlete and $ 500 to the male student athlete with the highest GPA; these athletes must have participated in two (2) sports.   They also pay for the Wanda Patton Award in the amount of $ 500, and the Darryl Bonner Scholarship for $ 500.