Our Foundation

JPD Foundation addresses cultural, civic and academic needs of the largely low-income, Northern Manhattan immigrant community of Washington Heights/Inwood. Learn more about our mission, activities and board members


The Foundation has run the Festival del Boulevard cultural event since 2003 and has supported local arts organizations and artists as well as a range of civic organizations.

Community Space

JPD has recently been allocated a 1,515 square foot space at the new George Washington Bridge Port Authority terminal to be used for community purposes.Click here and watch the video of the Grand Opening event!

Supporting projects

JPD Foundation supports local programs, like The Uptown Games and the Street Vendors Association. Other activities include supporting social initiatives like orphanages in Santiago, Dominican Republic.

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Keep an eye on our calendar!

JPD Foundation frequently organizes events that are open to the community. Please keep an eye on our calendar and join us on the next one!