Children & Youth
The Joseph B. Whitehead Foundation maintains a special focus on helping children and youth in need in metro Atlanta. The Foundation works to strengthen child welfare in Georgia and to support the development of Atlanta’s youth into healthy, responsible and productive citizens.
- Improvements in child welfare at the state level, with an emphasis on prevention and intervention strategies
- Organizations providing personal development, academic support and recreational programs for vulnerable children and youth in Atlanta
- Capital or capacity-building needs of organizations providing residential or therapeutic care in metro Atlanta
What We Do Not Fund
- Organizations outside of metro Atlanta