Working together we can positively affect our community.

Our mission is simple – serve Johnson County by growing endowments and distributing funds for the greater community good.

5K fun run was a smashing success!

Get Moving for Healthy Kids race benefits school-based health clinics serving school-age children and families who are uninsured

Learning and giving circle completes initial fundraising phase.

5224Good focuses on housing affordability and insecurity throughout Johnson County

Giving children opportunities benefits the entire community

Year-round learning extends a child's knowledge and imagination

Get Moving for Healthy Kids benefits area youth

Student-athlete alums, West High's Nate Kaeding and City High's Tim Dwight, support Get Moving for Healthy Kids race with Susie Poulton, ICCSD Director of Health and Student Services

Your investment will benefit generations

CFJC helps individuals, families, businesses and nonprofit organizations achieve their giving goals

Who We Are

The Community Foundation of Johnson County was formed on the belief that working together we are powerful agents for change. Together, we will achieve that goal, and we will enhance the quality of life for every citizen of Johnson County through fostering countywide philanthropy.

Our Mission

Our mission is simple – serve Johnson County by growing endowments and distributing funds for the greater community good. The Community Foundation of Johnson County Board of Directors has established priorities as defined by our mission:

  • Attract charitable gifts to build endowments

  • Make philanthropic grants in the areas of arts, culture and humanities; education; environment and animals; health and human services; and public and societal benefit

  • Provide responsible financial stewardship as evidenced by adherence to the national standards established by the Council on Foundations

  • Provide community leadership serving as catalyst and convener to bring partners and programs together to identify needs and opportunities

  • Shape effective responses to improve the quality of life in Johnson County