Improving the Health of Greater Richmond

We envision a community in which all residents lead healthy, stable and productive lives. Through strategic philanthropy and collaborative learning, we are investing in three key focus areas.

Access to
Primary Care

Access to
Mental Health Care

Prevention and Treatment
of Substance Use Disorders

Nonprofit Partners

Strength in Numbers: Jenkins Foundation joins statewide philanthropy network

We recently talked about this initiative with fundraising consultant Bobby Thalhimer and Jenkins former chair, Patte Koval, who were pivotal in shaping the idea and building its infrastructure.


Insights from outgoing chair Jane Peters & incoming chair Myra Goodman Smith

Jane reflects on her time as chair of the Jenkins Foundation, and Myra shares her thoughts on what’s to come.