Strengthening community through philanthropy

Make a donation, start a fund, create an endowment or leave a legacy, JCF helps connect that money with the greatest community need.


Health and Wellness

Neighborhood Support and Revitalization

Race Equity Reconciliation

Senior Initiatives


powered by the community for the community

Jefferson Community Foundation (JCF) is the nonprofit, community foundation for Jefferson Parish dedicated to improving the quality of life for residents, visitors and businesses in Jefferson Parish by focusing on the needs of the community and power of philanthropy.

JCF’s Core Focus Areas Include Education, Health and Wellness, Neighborhood Support and Revitalization, Race Equity, Senior Initiatives, and Transit

Donations are used to support programs or projects that will create a positive change and impact the needs of the community that are not satisfied by business or government.