Reverend Jacques DeGraff Biography
Reverend Jacques DeGraff is an American Contributor/Reverend working with the Fox News Channel(FNC) where he serves the station as a contributor since the year 2010. Additionally, he also serves the station as on the pastoral staff at Canaan Baptist Church located in Harlem.
Reverend Jacques DeGraff Date of Birth / Birthday
Jacques prefers to keep his age and birthdates away from social media. However, we will update this information once it’s available to the public.
Reverend Jacques DeGraff Measurements/Height
He stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches.
Reverend Jacques DeGraff Partner/Wife
Jacques prefers to keep information about his marital status away from the public. He shares no information on whether or not he is in marriage. However, we will update this information once it’s available to the public.
Reverend Jacques DeGraff Kids/Children
Jacques prefers to keep information about whether or not he has any children away from the public. However, we will update the information once it’s available.
Reverend Jacques DeGraff Relatives/ Family
Jacques was born and raised in the United States. He manages to keep information about his family away from the public, however, we will update the information once it’s available.
Reverend Jacques DeGraff Profession
Jacques works with the FNC team where he serves the station as a contributor and on the pastoral staff. For most of his life, he has been an outspoken advocate for social and economic justice for people of color. His path to being an activist began when he was still a high school student. He was attending a gifted program at Morehouse College. There, he had a chance of meeting with the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King.
Additionally, he has also held several positions working as a chief of protocol in the National Action Network, where he was traveling with Reverend Al Sharpton to Sudan. This was to spotlight against Christians, they also traveled to Cuba in order to meet with Premier Fidel Castro in order to discuss the U.S. embargo.
He has also served as the featured speaker at the United Nations during its Commission on Violence against Women and coordinated a clergy prayer vigil at the United Nations in order to protest the bloodshed in Darfur, where he was featured on the CBS Evening News.
He also serves as the pioneering chair of the School Construction Diversity Council that sets the standard across ew York State for minority -and women-owned business participation. Degraff was invited by Pope Benedict for him to attend the Ecumenical Prayer Service during his recent Papal visit along with Christian and Orthodox leaders from across the country.
Additionally, he has also served as a lead negotiator for the breakthrough Collective Bargaining Agreement(PLA) with New York City and the Building Construction Trades Council on behalf of the Minority Business Leadership Council. The group created unprecedented contractual and job opportunities for minorities and women.
Reverend Jacques DeGraff Income
DeGraff receives an annual income ranging between $30,000 and $90,000.
Reverend Jacques DeGraff Net Worth
Through DeGraff’s career as a Contributor/Reverend, he has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges between $1million and $1.5 million.
Jacques DeGraff Societies and Awards
He is a proud active member of the One Hundred Black Men of New York. Additionally, he is also a past Vice President and a member of the founding chapter of the international organization. The One Hundred Black Men of New York is a philanthropic organization that is aiming at educating and empowering African-American youth. Reverend DeGraff and his 100 Black Men brothers are founders of the Eagle Academy Schools for young boys throughout New York City.
He counts it a privilege to have been honored by the City of New York as its MWBE Advocate of the Year. Additionally, he was named to the Nielsen Media African Advisory Boar after he championed media ratings to include communities in color. He also received from the State of Israel, the Martin Luther King Jr. award for Lifetime contributions in the struggle for social justice.
Jacques DeGraff Twitter
DeGraff is active on his social media account. He has about 110 followers on his Twitter account.