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Jefferson Dollars for Scholars Golden Tassel Gathering April 1

Jefferson Dollars for Scholars is hosting its annual Golden Tassel Gathering on Saturday, April 1 to help further the academic goals of students in the Jefferson Parish Public School System. The event takes place at 7 p.m. at the Timberlane Country Club at 1 Timberlane Drive in Gretna. Tickets are $85 each or $150 for two and […]

Jefferson Dollars for Scholars Set for Golden Tassel Gathering on Oct. 7

Jefferson Dollars for Scholars is hosting the SCHOLARtinis, Savouries, and Sweets Golden Tassel Gathering on Friday, October 7 to help further the academic goals of students in the Jefferson Parish Public School System. Sponsored by First NBC Bank, the event takes place from 7-10 p.m. at the home of Ashton and Jolene Ryan at 131 […]

Jefferson Dollars for Scholars School and Family Drive Feb. 1-5

One of the biggest fundraising drives of the year is coming up for Jefferson Dollars for Scholars (JDFS). The School and Family Drive  is scheduled to take place February 1-5. This worthwhile organization is asking for the community’s help raising $1 each per family member in Jefferson Parish schools. Those donations return to students in the form of […]

Whole Foods and Jefferson Dollars for Scholars Giving Back to JPPSS Students on August 5

Jefferson Dollars for Scholars and Whole Foods are teaming up to expand access to educational opportunities for Jefferson Parish Public School students through a Community Giving Day On August 5, the Whole Foods on 3420 Veterans Blvd. in Metairie will donate 5% of all store sales to Jefferson Dollars for Scholars. That money will then […]