About JSSA

Our goal is to continue James' vision in supporting youth athletics. Our mission is to help youth strive for excellence in academics, athletics, and community involvement. James believed that you should be able to compete at a higher level regardless of financial barriers. JSSA and the board of directors will do everything in its power to fulfill James' vision for opportunity in youth sports.

Dealing with the challenges of today requires problem-solvers who bring different perspectives and are willing to take risks. JSSA emerged out of a pursuit to inspire youth, support the community, and a desire for actions to speak louder than words. Established 2020 in Omaha, Nebraska. We are an organization driven by progressive ideas, bold actions, and a strong foundation of support. Contact us to learn more!

FAQ (frequently asked questions)

How can we contact JSSA? You can contact us by sending an email to contact@jssa-sports.org or call our phone number (402)-309-0614 and leave a message. Somebody will get back to you within 3 business days.

How do I sign my athlete up for volleyball? Refer to our volleyball page and contact chandy.jones@jssa-sports.org

Where is JSSA located? JSSA was founded in Omaha, NE. Our main office is with Black Men United. We operate in various locations in the Omaha/ Council Bluffs area.

Who is James Scurlock? James Reginald Dewitt Scurlock a.k.a. "JuJu" was the brother of Chandy Jones and Qwenyona Evans. Visit James' memorial page here.

Is JSSA a 501(c)3 non-profit? Yes! We are able to receive tax-free donations and provide tax-exempt receipts.