Foundation Partners

The Jonas Center is honored to partner with organizations who share our commitment to improving healthcare through nursing.

 

The Ahmanson Foundation

The Ahmanson Foundation recently provided a grant as support towards Jonas Veterans Healthcare Scholars at universities in Southern California, as well as the work of Brigadier General (Ret.) William Bester, Senior Advisor of the Jonas Veterans Healthcare Program, who provides outreach to these schools to recruit dedicated Scholars and provide mentorship throughout the program.

The Ahmanson Foundation serves Los Angeles County by funding cultural projects in the arts and humanities, education at all levels, health care, programs related to homelessness and underserved populations as well as a wide range of human services. For more information, visit theahmansonfoundation.org.

Bob Woodruff Foundation

Support for the Jonas Veterans Healthcare Program is made possible in part by a grant from the Bob Woodruff Foundation, which is dedicated to ensuring that injured service members, veterans and their families thrive long after they return home.

The Bob Woodruff Foundation supports nursing doctoral students who are focused on the “invisible wounds of war,” including post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injury. Read more about the Bob Woodruff Foundation-Jonas Nursing Scholars here.

For more information about the Bob Woodruff Foundation, visit www.bobwoodrufffoundation.org.

California Community Foundation

The California Community Foundation supports doctoral nursing Scholars within the Jonas Veterans Healthcare Program pursuing advanced training in Los Angeles in the unique healthcare needs of our returned service members.

California Community Foundation unites the power of philanthropy with innovative strategies to create greater equity, opportunity and prosperity in Los Angeles County. For more information about the California Community Foundation, visit calfund.org.

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Iraq-Afghanistan Deployment Fund 

The Iraq Afghanistan Deployment Impact Fund (IADIF) of the California Community Foundation supports Jonas Veterans Healthcare Program Scholars specializing in military service-related sexual dysfunction.

IADIF, a donor advised fund unique to the California Community Foundation, was the largest grantmaker for support to military troops, veterans and dependents outside of the U.S. government. Please note that this fund is not actively making new grants. For more information, email info@calfund.org

The Geneva Foundation

The Geneva Foundation supports a Scholar in the Jonas Veterans Healthcare Program.

The Geneva Foundation is a non-profit organization that supports and advances innovative medical research and excellence in education within the U.S. military. For more information, visit: genevausa.org.

Hearst Foundations

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The Hearst Foundations supports Scholars pursuing their Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree, with the goal of building capacity and improving primary care services in traditionally underserved areas. Read more about the Hearst-Jonas Scholars here.

The Hearst Foundations are national philanthropic resources for organizations and institutions working in the fields of Education, Health, Culture and Social Service, whose goal is to ensure that people of all backgrounds have the opportunity to build healthy, productive and inspiring lives.  For more information about the Hearst Foundations, visit hearstfdn.org.

Jack and Susan Rudin

Jack and Susan Rudin support the next generation of practitioners and teachers in the nursing profession by supporting the Jonas Nurse Leader Scholars Program.

Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation

The Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation supports the Donald Jonas Legacy Nurse Scholar Program to benefit doctoral nursing students pursuing clinical research and leadership in timely topics such as school health, autism, veterans’ healthcare or homelessness. 

The Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation is dedicated to improving the health of the public by advancing the education and training of health professionals. For more information about the Foundation, visit macyfoundation.org.  

May and Stanley Smith Charitable Trust

The May and Stanley Smith Charitable Trust supports Jonas Veterans Healthcare Scholars studying in Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas, Utah and Washington who are committed to improving veterans’ healthcare through patient care, research, teaching and leadership in the nursing field.

The Trust works to promote the dignity, agency, and self-sufficiency of individuals within its focus populations, and supports organizations that strive to achieve a lasting difference in the lives of the people they serve. To learn more about the May and Stanley Smith Charitable Trust, visit adminitrustllc.com/may-and-stanley-smith-charitable-trust/.

The Mayday Fund 

The Mayday Fund supports nurse candidates in the Jonas Veterans Healthcare Program whose work focuses on pain and its relief for the veteran population.

The Mayday Fund is dedicated to alleviating the incidence, degree and consequence of human physical pain. To learn more about the Mayday Fund, visit maydayfund.org

The Milbank Foundation 

The Milbank Foundation supports Jonas Veterans Healthcare Scholars focused on palliative care for veterans.

The Foundation’s primary mission is to realize Jeremiah Milbank’s vision of integrating people with disabilities into all aspects of American life. To learn more about The Milbank Foundation, visit fdnweb.org/milbank.

Mitzi and Warren Eisenberg Family Foundation 

The Mitzi and Warren Eisenberg Family Foundation supports the Jonas Nurse Leader Scholars Program to benefit doctoral-level Scholars engaging in advanced clinical practice roles and pursuing high level educational and research positions.

Morton K. and Jane Blaustein Foundation  

The Morton K. and Jane Blaustein Foundation supports Nursing Scholars, all pursuing their Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree, with the goal of effectively advancing and expanding the nursing profession and promoting nursing’s growing role in primary care. Read more about the Jonas-Blaustein Scholars here.

The Morton and Jane Blaustein Foundation makes grants in the United States and abroad. Support is provided in the program areas of educational opportunity, health, and human rights and social justice.  For more information about the Morton K. and Jane Blaustein Foundation, visit blaufund.org/foundations/mortonandjane_f.html.

Ralph M. Parsons Foundation

The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation supports the training of nursing doctoral candidates specializing in the care of military veterans within the Jonas Veterans Healthcare Program.

The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation strives to support and facilitate the work of nonprofits  investing in the very best human services, health care, education and cultural organizations in Los Angeles County. To learn more about the Ralph M. Parsons Foundation, visit rmpf.org.

Robert R. McCormick Foundation

The Robert R. McCormick Foundation supports two Jonas Veterans Healthcare Scholars in Chicago.

The Robert R. McCormick Foundation is committed to fostering communities of educated, informed, and engaged citizens. For more information, visit: mccormickfoundation.org.  

UniHealth Foundation

UniHealth Foundation supports the advanced training for practicing nurses pursuing doctoral degrees via the Jonas Veterans Healthcare Program. These Jonas Scholars focus on priority veterans’ healthcare needs and attend the School of Nursing at the University of California at Los Angeles to build on their current clinical or research work supporting veterans’ healthcare.

UniHealth Foundation is a non-profit philanthropic organization whose mission is to support and facilitate activities that significantly improve the health and well-being of individuals and communities within its service area. To learn more about UniHealth Foundation, visit unihealthfoundation.org.