Mission, Vision & Values

The Jenkins Foundation seeks to emulate the values of equity, stewardship, and access. These values reflect an ethic that pervades all of Jenkins Foundation’s efforts and represents what partners and the community can expect from its work, board members, and staff.


Improving the health of Greater Richmond through strategic and impactful philanthropy.


A community in which all residents lead healthy, stable, and productive lives.


  • Equity - We believe all members of our community should have the opportunity to be healthy.
  • Access - We believe that quality, affordable, care should be available to all members of the community.
  • Stewardship - We honor our legacy with investments that have impact.