Serving Jackson, Michigan since 1948

   Celebrating the Centennial of Community Foundations in America, 1914-2014


Did you know October was

National Disability Awareness month? 


In honor of the this month and the 100th Anniversary of Community Foundations, the Jackson Community Foundation's Board of Trustees is thrilled to honor the work of

disAbility Connections with $1,000 grant from the Healthy Youth Healthy Seniors endowment fund!  Thank you for your work in Jackson County!   




Pssst....What's your STORY???


We want to hear from our donors, the heart of the Jackson Community Foundation!  Without you, there is no us! Please consider sharing why you gave. Email your story to jcf@jacksoncf.org


Help us inspire others to give to the Jackson Community Foundation so we can continue our mission to "strengthen and build Jackson" county!



Help your favorite nonprofit working in Educational Readiness & Success

win a $500 grant on October 23rd!

We are featuring one of our Community Investment Priority (CIP) areas bi-monthly.  On that day, you have 24 hours to email jcf@jacksoncf.org with the name of your favorite nonprofit, school or governmental entity that does work in that CIP area.  A winner will be chosen by random drawing, one entry per organization!

  • August 13th Strong Individuals & Families:  Promoting Stability & Independence
  • October 23rd Education:  Promoting Educational Readiness & Success
  • December 10th Healthy People:  Partnering to Improve Community & Personal Responsibility in Our Health
  • February 11th Environmental Quality:  Preserving & Enhancing Our Natural Resources for the Benefit of All
  • April 8th Economic Prosperity:  Developing Resources that Allow Our Community to Thrive
  • June 10th Art, Culture & Recreation:  Building a Spirit of Community
  • Click Here to learn more about our Community Investment Priorities   

Join me for "Foundation Fundamentals"

Coffee & Donuts with the CEO  

Our next quarterly meeting will be Friday, October 24th from 8 am - 9 am.  The meetings will cover various topics to help demystify what goes on inside a community foundation like "How does the endowment work?", "What is a spending policy?" and "What kinds of funds are there and what is the difference?".  This is also your chance to ask me questions about the Foundation and its work!  Reserve your seat today by calling (517) 787-1321.

Hope to see you there!
Monica Moser
President & CEO



  Please enjoy our  

2013 - 2014 Annual Report to the Community!

  This years format is a Calendar.  If you did not receive a copy but would like one, please email your name and address to jcf@jacksoncf.org.



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Jackson Community Foundation
One Jackson Square, Suite 308
Jackson MI, 49201
Tel. (517) 787-1321  Fax (517) 787-4333
Email for More Info: jcf@jacksoncf.org

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