The New Orleans Chapter of Jack and Jill of America Inc. honored physician and health educator Eric Griggs and the Sisters of the Holy Family during its Enchanted Evening in the Garden fundraiser March 13 at the Arbor Room at Popp Fountain in City Park.

Proceeds from the event will benefit deserving students attending Dillard University, Southern University at New Orleans and Xavier University of Louisiana, as well as programs sponsored by the Jack & Jill of America Foundation.

Jack and Jill of America is an organization of mothers with children ages 2-19, dedicated to nurturing future African-American leaders by strengthening children through leadership development, volunteer service, philanthropic giving and civic duty.