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The James Brown Academy of Musik Pupils Summer Session Registration

What: JAMP Summer Session
When: June 5-July 14 Monday-Thursday 9am-2pm
Where: Augusta Museum of History
560 Reynolds St. Augusta, GA 30901
Why: To educate and help motivate youth in music education. Fun learning a musical instrument, read musical notes, workshops from artists and musicians and learn the history of Mr. James Brown.
How much: Click "Jamp Downloads" look for Tuition and Fees, Application and Handbook.

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About Us

There was a visionary who thought it robbery not to give unto those who were impoverished. Our father, James Brown, the godfather of soul was that visionary. His musical legacy is celebrated all over the world. Our focus here at The James Brown Family Foundation, Inc. is on his legacy of giving.

Our Story

For many years now, we have continued to build upon our father's legacy of giving in many communities around the country. The James Brown Family Foundation, Inc is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established in 2007 for charitable and educational purposes.

Our Mission

Our collective mission is to continue our father's legacy of charitable giving. His main goal was to bring hope to those who are less fortunate.
Through The James Brown Family Foundation, our commission is to expand James Brown's vision by touching those here at home and around the world to assist underprivileged children and impoverished families through our initiatives and projects.

The Legacy Still Lives

 Not only did he revolutionize music by creating three new genres, James Brown, The Godfather of Soul also played a major role uplifting people in such a way that would forever shape young minds to transform the world.

The JB Family Historical Tour

The James Brown Family Historical Tour run once a week on Saturdays from 11 a.m. until 12:45 p.m. The tour begins at the Augusta Museum of History. Along with a guide, the bus tour visit sites that are significant to the history of James Brown growing up and living in Augusta

The JB Academy Of Musik Pupils

J.A.M.P. is a Musical, instrumental, initiative year-round hub designed for the youth to discover their musical ability to “Staying on the Good Foot.”

JBFF Programs

We have a fixed plan to improve the child's world. Moreover, we are careful about the sudden disaster and harmful environment.

  • MUSIK PUPILS ROCK 360x200J.A.M.P. is a Musical, instrumental, initiative year-round hub designed for the youth to discover their musical ability to “Staying on the Good Foot.”

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  • FASHION INSPIRES 360x200The fashion piece known as, Fashion Inspires! (FI!), is an initiative created for male and female teens ages 14 to 18, to help students interested in learning about the fashion industry.

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  • JBFF granting wishes360A special way of providing extraordinary wishes to youth. It’s a great feeling to put a smile on a child’s face.

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  • JBFF TURKEY DRIVE360The Annual James Brown Turkey Giveaway began in the early 1990’s. He thought it not robbery to give back to others...

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  • JBFF HOLIDAY TOY DRIVE360Christmas is a special time for children so James Brown created the Annual James Brown Toy Giveaway.

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  • JBFF mentoring360In an open environment among teachers, students and volunteers where youth learn an artistry and/or craft or skill through doing.

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Become a vision donor!

Our Vision Donors are an ever expanding group of individuals that provide BCFC annual financial support. There are three primary levels of support to choose from. These dedicated donors help us succeed daily in our quest to further our mission. Every one of our Vision Donors are shining stars that help us continue our building upon our Father's legacy of giving. Purchase a monthly support level to become a Vision Donor today! Contact us for more details or higher levels of giving which we note as Sponsorship. The James Brown Family Foundation, thanks you in advance for your contribution.

Your Pledge Can Make A Difference

Please, Please, Please
$25 mo

  • Monthly Email Updates
  • Vision Donor Honors List
  • Vision Donor CD

Papa's Got A Brand New Bag
$50 mo

  • Monthly Email Updates
  • Vision Donor Honors List
  • Vision Donor T-Shirt

I Feel Good
$100 mo

  • Monthly Email Updates
  • Vision Donor Honors List
  • Vision Donor JB Collector's Item

One Time Donation


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Cedric The Entertainer

“So awesome to have had you (Deanna) and the students of J.A.M.P. on set. Keep up the great work!”

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Reverend Al Sharpton

“J.A.M.P. (James Brown Academy of Musik Pupils) is to me is the music legacy of James Brown.”


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