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.

The Forbes Funds debuts executive-in-residence program

(by Patty Tascarella / Pittsburgh Business Times) Pittsburgh-based The Forbes Funds on Monday announced a new executive-in-residence program and is recruiting recently retired executives to provide advisory support to nonprofit leaders and boards. Donald Goughler, recently retired president and CEO of Family Services of Western Pennsylvania, will serve as the first EIR, and The Forbes […]

Mary Phan-Gruber and John Echement at Jefferson Hospital Glitz and Glam Gala

(by Patricia Sheridan / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) It was a sparkling evening of entertainment for the 600 guests who made their way to the Glitz & Glam Gala Jan. 25. As attendees entered Heinz Field Club East Lounge, the sounds of the band Soiree and a glass of wine or champagne greeted them. The party to […]

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