The Jenkins Foundation conducts twice yearly grant cycles, awarded in March and September. The following list provides a snapshot of the projects that reinforce our strategic focus areas, and help to create a healthier Richmond region.
Access to Primary Health Care
Access Now, Inc.
$40,000 to provide specialty medical care to the uninsured.
Better Housing Coalition
$40,000 to support medical case management and access to health education for elders who wish to remain independent in their homes.
Daily Planet Health Services
$50,000 to support Medical Respite staff in providing quality healthcare to vulnerable homeless individuals.
$50,000 to support the Early Childhood Development Initiative.
Richmond Behavioral Health Foundation
$50,000 to fund a second Health Educator position in the Richmond Integrated Community Health Clinic.
Virginia Dental Association Foundation
$25,000 to provide case management for Donated Dental Services and assist the coordination of free dental clinics.
Virginia League for Planned Parenthood
$100,000 for capital for the East End clinic. (First year of a 3-year, $500,000 grant.)
Access to Mental Heath Care
$20,000 to support the training and supervision of volunteer child advocates.
$50,000 to help children build resilience to trauma by providing access to outpatient Mental Health (MHS) and Immediate Response (IR) services.
Greater Richmond SCAN (Stop Child Abuse Now) Inc.
$50,000 to provide intensive, trauma-focused mental health treatment for children and caregivers.
$20,000 to support training for at least 20 new volunteer advocates to serve abused or neglected children.
Medical College of Virginia Foundation
$50,000 to support family navigation services that connect families to mental health services in Virginia.
St. Joseph's Villa
$30,000 to implement and evaluate new Trauma-Informed Care efforts.
Virginia Home for Boys and Girls
$10,000 to support free, monthly Youth Mental Health First Aid Workshops.
YWCA of Richmond
$50,000 to support mental health services intake for survivors of intimate partner violence.
Prevention and Treatment of Substance Use Disorders
$250,000 for capital costs associated with the Healing Place for Women. (Final year of a 4-year, $1 million grant.)
$50,000 for operating support for the Healing Place for Men. (Second year of a 3-year, $150,000 grant.)