TUCKER, Ga., October 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Recently, while I was on the Jennifer Hudson Showthe newly formed FISK University the women’s gymnastics team was surprised by a $25,000 check from Aunt Jackie’s Curls & Coils. The donation will cover travel costs for the sixteen-member team to allow these talented student-athletes to attend national competitions. This team is the first intercollegiate gymnastics team in HBCU (Historically Black Colleges & Universities) history and will compete against colleges across the country. The women, before appearing on the show, were also treated to a full glam makeover from Aunt Jackie and the studio audience went home with $100 Aunt Jackie’s gift cards.

“Having the first HBCU gymnastics the team is to write history”, trumpets the coach Corrine Tarver. “We’re paving the way for future gymnasts to attend an HBCU and further their career as a gymnast; this gift means the world to us!”

“Aunt Jackie’s is dedicated to the continued support of HBCU students, and we are thrilled that FISK has launched the first-ever women’s gymnastics team,” said HBCU graduate Kendria Strong, director of marketing at parent company House of Cheatham. from Aunt Jackie’s. “These students are the best and the brightest and it is our honor to help lay the foundation for their future success.”

In 2021, House of Cheatham gifted three million dollars at Atlanta Clark University to fund the Robert H. “Bob” Bell/House of Cheatham Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurial Development to support the education and growth of Black entrepreneurs. Bob” H. Bell, has made House of Cheatham marks household names.

Aunt Jackie’s continues to grow with the latest launch of Elixir Essentials, a trio of hair and scalp oils formulated with natural ingredients including biotin, rosemary, collagen, tea tree oil and Jamaican Black Castor Oil to provide moisture while supporting thicker, more protective locks. fashions.

About House of Cheatham / Aunt Jackie’s Curls & Coils

House of Cheatham is a private company located in Tucker GA, established in 1924, as a manufacturer of personal care and grooming products. Its portfolio, currently sold in more than 30 countries, includes 11 brands of hair and skin care products, including Aunt Jackie’s and Originals by africa Better. To learn more about the brands and the company’s commitments, visit: and

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