With a broad interest in community health, the Foundation focuses on three priority areas: health access and prevention, child and family outcomes, and strengthening populations and communities. For more information about our grant priorities, guidelines and process, visit Grants.

Foundation Video

The Opportunities for a Changing Community video was produced by the Jefferson Regional Foundation in May 2016 to tell the story about the shared focus on community health in the Jefferson area.

Community Resources

The Foundation also seeks to promote the health and vitality of communities by gathering and sharing information about local resources, data and emerging needs. Find connections to key partners in our  Jefferson Community Directory or visit our Community Reports page for community data.

Jefferson Hospital Celebrates Opening of New Emergency Department

Jefferson Hospital Celebrates Opening of New Emergency Department JEFFERSON HILLS, PA. (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 05, 2019 Officials of Highmark Health, Allegheny Health Network (AHN) and Jefferson Hospital joined elected officials, community leaders and hospital staff today to officially cut the ribbon to the hospital’s new emergency department. The $21-million, 34,000-square-foot emergency department expansion will significantly enhance Jefferson’s capacity to […]

Foundation funds will help PA 2020 Census efforts

Story by Kate Giammarise/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Sep 04, 2019 Photo by Michelle R. Smith/Associated Press  The William Penn Foundation has awarded $1 million toward 2020 Census outreach efforts in Pennsylvania. The money is to help the Keystone Counts coalition, a nonpartisan group of organizations working across the state, to ensure a complete count in next year’s […]

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