The Need 

20% of youth and young adults ages 13-25 are 1st Generation Everything's in their immediate families.  Which turns out to be 1:7. They are required to raise themselves on a journey to break generational curses and live beyond the stereotype's plagued 

by poverty & oppression.  


                                   The Mission 

The Jazzmine Marie Nolan Foundation provides  support, guidance and financial stipends to 1st Generation Everything's that are living without parents, guardians, government or natural support systems in major metropolitan Midwest cities:  

  • St. Louis, MO
  • Chicago, IL,
  • Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Memphis, Tennessee
  • Detroit, Michigan



The Vision 

To intentionally invest in 1st Generation Youth in the areas entrepreneurship, academia and life skills as it relates to personal and professional development.   

The Model 

Jazzmine Marie Nolan Foundation provides:

  • Mentoring through the silent work of life.  
  • Financial investment in personal needs such as housing.  
  • Financial investment into entrepreneurial endeavors. 
  • Support in the dreams and visions associated to performing arts.