Join us for the 3rd Annual Jump Start: The Back to School Jam! Jump Start is THE back to school jam of the year and will be held on Saturday, July 21st from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM! This event will feature a school supply giveaway, free health screenings and plenty of games, activities, and entertainment. Call 601.982.8467 ext. 129 for more information.
Audition for the Talent Show
Who’s eligible to participate?
- Participants must be enrolled in high school or in college and must be no younger than 14, and no older than 21.
- The showcase will be judged in 2 categories:
- High School: Grades and 9th – 12th
- College: Freshman-Senior (Undergraduate Classification)
**Important: Download and review all audition guidelines here.
Check out the fun from last year’s event!
The inaugural Jump Start in 2016 featured singer, actor, and entertainer, Jacob Latimore. Attendees were granted the opportunity to mix and mingle with Jacob Latimore prior to the talent show. JumpStart 2017 featured a special performance by Sunjai, from the hit show Bring It. Each year, there is a school supply giveaway, free health screenings and plenty of games, activities, and entertainment.
Check out pictures from 2016 and 2017. This could be you! Make sure that you stop by the Jackson Medical Mall on July 21st for the biggest back to school jam of the year!
Become a Sponsor or Vendor
Vendors and sponsors are welcomed! Do you own a business servicing youth or related to the arts? Jump Start: The Back to School Jam is a great opportunity for brands, organizations, artists, and businesses to gain high visibility! Keep reading to learn more about the benefits of becoming a sponsor or vendor.