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

Jenkins Foundation at the forefront of local health philanthropy

The Jenkins Foundation is pleased to announce their Spring 2021 grant awards, which include over $900,000 in support to 22 local organizations who share Jenkins’ vision for a community in which all residents lead healthy, stable, and productive lives.


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.