The Jefferson Foundation has been affecting the lives of students and educators of Jeffco Public Schools since 1983. The 501c3 non-profit Foundation’s mission is to support the School District in preparing all students for a successful future.
With the ability to raise money and fund projects beyond the legal and political capabilities of Jeffco Public Schools, The Jefferson Foundation pursues financial support from and strategic partnerships with corporations, businesses, foundations, and individuals who value public education. The Foundation is brokering new resources to improve Jeffco Public Schools and developing major improvement strategies to meet the ever-changing needs of its students, employees and communities.
In its thirty years history, the Foundation has provided more than $11 million in support to schools and community organizations in Jefferson County.