Why Support JCF

Become part of a network of people working together to help all who live here build thriving and vibrant lives. 

Your annual sustaining gifts fuel the programs and operations of the Community Foundation.

Your generous gifts help make possible:

 
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The Nonprofit Resource Center

Capacity-building trainings and tools for nonprofits on topics like Board development, fundraising, and financial management. 

 
 
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The Donor Alliance

Sharing best practices with donors about different approaches to philanthropy (such as family philanthropy or giving circles) and exceptional insights into Jefferson County nonprofits.

 
 
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Coordinated Grantmaking

Helping JCF maintain a landscape knowledge of nonprofits and philanthropy so each individual donation has greater cumulative impact. 

 
 
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Maximixed Donor Investments

Increasing general operating support so JCF’s professional staff can continue to deliver timely advice and service.

 
 
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A Stronger JCF

Keeping internal management systems and operating procedures up-to-date and efficient.