The Jenkins Foundation conducts twice yearly grant cycles, beginning in May and November. The following list provides a snapshot of the projects that reinforce our strategic focus areas, and help to create a healthier Richmond region.
Access Now, Inc.
$40,000 for specialty medical care to uninsured persons through local hospitals, physicians, and other provider volunteers.
Better Housing Coalition
$40,000 for BHC’s Senior Health & Wellness program.
$50,000 over three years to support The Healing Place for Men.
$250,000 to support the planning and capital costs of The Healing Place for Women.
$20,000 to support the training and supervision of volunteer child advocates.
Challenge Discovery Projects
$30,000 to support the Say It With Heart Bullying and Violence Prevention Program in Richmond Public Schools.
$50,000 to help children build resilience to trauma by providing access to outpatient Mental Health (MHS) and Immediate Response (IR) services.
Circle Center Adult Day Services
$30,000 to provide scholarships for high-risk older adults to receive high quality day services and support.
Conexus (Prevent Blindness Virginia)
$25,000 to support Kids 2020 project which will expand and improve school-based vision programming for at-risk Richmond and Chesterfield public school children.
CrossOver Healthcare Ministry
$80,000 to support healthcare services to the low-income, uninsured in our community.
The Daily Planet
$50,000 to support a Nurse Care Coordinator position.
Elk Hill Farm
$50,000 to provide multi-intervention support for youth and families with drug and alcohol problems.
$50,000 for the Greater Richmond Early Childhood Development Initiative.
$65,000 to help older adults and people with disabilities reduce social isolation and remain independent, in their own homes for as long as possible.
$35,000 to support Meals on Wheels home-delivered meals.
Free Clinic of Powhatan
$35,000 to provide quality health care to patients in Powhatan.
Gateway Homes, Inc.
$40,000 to help individuals build skills that will facilitate work readiness and independent living.
Goochland Free Clinic & Family Services
$65,000 to support health care services for low-income, uninsured Goochland residents.
Greater Richmond ARC
$25,000 to support ARC in expanding capacity and services to take on A Grace Place's clients and staff.
Greater Richmond SCAN (Stop Child Abuse Now) Inc.
$50,000 for the Family Support Program.
Hanover Safe Place
$40,000 to support a part-time social worker who counsels adults and children who have experienced domestic and/or sexual violence.
$80,000 to help provide affordable integrated care to the low-income population.
Henrico County Court Appointed Special Advocates, Inc. (Henrico CASA)
$20,000 to support 20 new volunteer advocates to serve at least 50 newly assigned abused or neglected children.
Jewish Family Services
$40,000 to care for the physical, emotional, and mental health of seniors.
Lucy Corr Foundation
$40,000 to provide staffing support for the safety net dental clinic for seniors.
Medical College of Virginia Foundation
$40,000 help families navigate and access children’s mental health services in Virginia.
NAMI Central Virginia
$20,000 to support a community HelpLine, as well as educational and support programs.
$30,000 to support the REAL LIFE Community Center as a catalyst for overcoming addiction.
Richmond Academy of Medicine Trust
$35,000 to assist individuals in navigating the advance care planning process with their loved ones.
Richmond City Health District
$60,000 to support the community health worker program, which empowers public housing residents, provides on-site care and strengthens community response to the opioid epidemic.
Richmond Opportunities, Inc. (ROI)
$50,000 to support a Family Transition Coach, who will provide families and individuals currently living in Creighton Court with holistic case management services.
Richmond Peace Education Center
$12,500 to recruit and train teenagers from high-risk communities to be leaders for peace in their own schools and neighborhoods.
Rx Drug Access Partnership
$15,000 to support the collaboration with CrossOver Healthcare Ministry (COM) to distribute medication for Virginia’s uninsured.
$40,000 to support expanded services to Latinx domestic violence survivors and to support Motivational Interviewing Training for staff.
Senior Connections, The Capital Area Agency on Aging
$25,000 to support caregivers who care for older relatives diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease.
South Richmond Adult Day Care Center
$20,000 for scholarships that will provide care for low-income older adults with complex medical conditions who require adult day health services.
$20,000 to support a day health care program for low-income elderly and disabled adults.
St. Joseph's Villa
$30,000 for case coordination to better serve the complex needs of students, clients and their families.
$15,000 to expand programming to further address needs associated with limited food access, including cooking education and technical assistance.
Virginia League for Planned Parenthood
$75,000 to expand primary care services by partnering with patients to provide high-quality, affordable care.
Virginia Supportive Housing
$40,000 for support services to the homeless and those with co-occurring mental health conditions.
$50,000 to lead and expand the successful collaborative crisis response system and life-rebuilding programs for survivors of domestic and sexual violence.