Our Mission

To financially support adequate facilities, equipment, and programs for the Jefferson County Health Center; to assist the hospital in its endeavors to promote a healthy community.

JCHC Foundation, Inc. History

Formally established as a non-profit charitable organization, the Jefferson County Health Center Foundation, Inc. (The Foundation) supports the hospital by encouraging private support that builds on our tradition of caring for our community.

The rich history of Jefferson County Health Center is one of community pride and care. A charitable donation to The Foundation helps to ensure a healthy future for family, friends, and neighbors.

Foundation Projects

Your Donations Help Fund The Following Projects:

  • Purchasing medical equipment for JCHC. In 2021, The Foundation purchased an inpatient bed, transport chair, handheld pulse oximeter, and pediatric room equipment.
  • Outfitting the JCHC Fitness Trail with exercise equipment, signs, and mile markers to encourage a healthier lifestyle.
  • Purchasing and placing automated external defibrillators (AEDs) in our local schools.
  • Providing financial support for local projects and programs, including diabetes education, athletic trainer programs, CPR education and equipment, cardiac rehabilitation classes, and handicap accessible renovations at Fairfield Parks and Recreation facilities.
  • Supporting breast cancer awareness and providing financial assistance for mammography screenings.

Thank you for supporting The Foundation and its many worthwhile projects designed to improve the health and well being of the community.

The Gift Of Health

By making a donation to The Foundation, you are reaching out with a gift that will provide community residents with the best possible health care services. Anyone can be a part of this lasting tradition of helping improve the health of our community.

Your Gift Will Provide:

Capital Improvements

Maintain and improve facilities, equipment and instruments necessary to provide the best possible care.

Programming Development/Improvement

Support and improve programs and services to meet the ever-changing needs of area residents.

Training Support

Provide additional education opportunities to maintain and improve the technical skills of JCHC staff.

Professional Recruitment

Secure and retain qualified health professionals.

You can have a lasting impact on Jefferson County Health Center and our community. Although the rewards of a generous spirit cannot be calculated, a little planning can produce incredible results for you and The Foundation.

The following are several ways you can show your support for Jefferson County Health Center Foundation, Inc.

Direct Donation-Memorial

A traditional gift in loving remembrance of individuals or families. A gift may be for a specific use or general purpose.

Direct Donation-General

A gift made for a specific use or general purpose without memorial intent, in the form of cash, stocks, bonds, real estate, life insurance, etc.


A gift which takes place at death in the form of a specific bequest in your will. 


A gift that is invested and preserved by the Foundation with the resulting income used for hospital projects and services. 


Jefferson County Health Center welcomes donations from members of our community. As a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, gifts to the The Foundation can provide numerous tax savings opportunities. Consult your tax advisor or attorney for specific benefits.

We will be happy to provide additional information on your desired method of expressing encouragement and support of The Foundation activities. Our services are available without cost or obligation. Our responsibility is to be of assistance to you, so please contact us to discuss your thoughts or questions. All information will be kept secure and confidential.

We are a non-profit organization. We want you to know that our healthcare facility carefully uses your donation for important needs of the hospital.

For more information on membership or to make a donation you may call 641-472-4111 and ask to be connected with our business office.

Thank you for your support.