Impact Partners

Founded in 2006, the Jonas Center for Nursing and Veterans Healthcare’s mission
is to improve healthcare through nursing. We make grants that advance scholarship, leadership and innovation, and collaborate on initiatives with other leaders in the nursing field, with a focus on fostering new partnerships across the philanthropic, business, policy and education sectors.The Jonas Center is funded through the Barbara and Donald Jonas Family Fund, a larger initiative that also supports programs that focus on mental health and at-risk youth.

American Nurses Foundation - The American Nurses Foundation is dedicated to transforming the nation’s health through the power of nursing. It is the only philanthropic organization with a mission to improve healthcare and support the
3.6 million nurses across the United States. To help bring the power of nursing to healthcare visit

E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation  - The E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation was formed in 1975 as the E. Rhodes Carpenter Foundation
by E. Rhodes Carpenter, founder of the Richmond, Virginia based company now known as Carpenter Co.

Rita and Alex Hillman Foundation  - The Rita & Alex Hillman Foundation cultivates nurse leaders, supports nursing research and innovations, and disseminates new models of care—all critical to transforming our health-care system into one that is more patient-centered, accessible, equitable, and affordable; one that delivers the high-quality care patients need and deserve. Learn more about the Rita & Alex Hillman Foundation and our approach to nursing-driven innovation.