With a broad interest in community health, the Foundation focuses on six priority areas: Health and Wellness;  Diversity, Equity and Inclusion; Workforce and Economic Opportunity; Civic Engagement and Policy Work; Early Childhood and Youth Development; and Capacity Building. 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 Regional Foundation Awards COVID-19 Emergency Fund Grants

May 3, 2020|Updated May 8, 2020        Article by: The Almanac The Jefferson Regional Foundation has awarded $341,000 from its Jefferson COVID-19 Emergency Fund in 11 initial grants and is now opening the fund applications to the 96 member organizations of the Jefferson Community Collaborative. Jefferson Regional Foundation service area The Jefferson Regional […]

Jefferson Community Collaborative Provides Nonprofit Networking

February 6, 2020 | Trib Live Story by: Stephanie Hacke Take five minutes and get to know everything about the person sitting across from you. Who are they? What organization are they from and how can you two work together to make the South Hills even more vibrant? Welcome to speed networking – think speed […]

Investing in the Health & Vitality of Jefferson Hospital Communities