TJF receives donations designated to either the Capital Fund or the Active Fund. Since 2000, the foundation has granted more than $287,210 to a variety of projects over the intervening years, which have attracted an estimated additional $895,300 in matching grants.
The Capital Fund receives donations as investment capital to produce income over the longer term.
The Active Fund receives interest from the Capital Fund, plus donations to fund the Foundation’s grants and administrative expenses. The Active Fund supports sustainable, community-based projects.