Mission, Vision and Core Values


The Jewish Heritage Fund for Excellence is dedicated to excellence characterized by improved health and fostering a strong, vibrant Jewish community.


Metropolitan Louisville and the region will be a community of excellence characterized by improved health, world-class medical research and a robust, dynamic Jewish community.

Core Values

Heritage: We respect the wisdom of our predecessors by investing in our community for future generations.

Integrity: As stewards of our Jewish and medical heritage, we have a moral responsibility to be trustworthy in all we do.

Innovation: We will encourage responsible risk-taking in pursuit of excellence.

Collaboration: Our vision will be achieved through results-oriented passionate engagement with our community partners.