Since The Randy Schopen Foundation, JCF was formed in December 2011, $38,250 in grants have been given to local organizations.  All of the recipients fit the foundations mission to continue the work that Randy did throughout his life helping others, supporting our communities, and giving people a chance.

Accepting Applications

The Randy Schopen Foundation, JCF is still accepting grant applications.  If you know of an individual, group, or organization that fits the foundation’s mission they can apply on the foundation’s website at

2012 Grant Recipients

  • Jefferson County Dairy Breakfast
  • Operation Celebrate Freedom
  • Family Promise of Jefferson County
  • Wisconsin 4-H Foundation
  • Jefferson County Meat Animal Project
  • Tomorrow’s Hope
  • Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
  • Wisconsin Dream Center

2013 Grant Recipients

  • St. John The Baptist Catholic School
  • Project Eagle, Jefferson
  • Family Promise of Jefferson County
  • Tomorrow’s Hope
  • Wisconsin 4-H
  • Jefferson County Meat Animal Project

Foundation Committee Meeting Minutes

The Randy Schopen Foundation, JCF Committee met on July 17th, 2013.


View The Meeting Minutes From July 17th, 2013

Next Meeting

The next committee meeting is Wednesday, August, 21st 6:00 pm at Capn’s Roadhouse, 855 Lexington Blvd., Fort Atkinson, WI 53538.

Everyone is welcome to attend!


We Need Your Help

Help Make Your Community A Better Place

In order to continue helping great organizations, like the grant recipients listed above The Randy Schopen Foundation needs to continue raising funds.  You can help by volunteering, or donating.

Volunteer Oportunities

We are always looking for individuals and groups who would like to help make their community a better place. Some volunteer oportunites include:

  • Helping To Plan Fun Events
  • Auction Volunteers
  • Collecting Auction Items
  • Serving Food
  • Serving Soda or Beer
  • Run/Walk Volunteers

For more information, just reply to this email, visit our, or call Damon Schopen at 262-510-2040.

Ways To Donate

We are in need of auction items for our Christmas Eve Auction.  Popular items include sports items, gift certificates, and gift baskets.  Those are just some ideas.  We will happily accept other items.  To make a donation, just, reply to this email or call Greg Schopen at 262-949-4472.

To make a monetary donation reply to this email, or visit our

Thank You!

None of these amazing grants would have been possible without your support!  Together we are making our communities a better place to live, and helping to “give someone a chance.”