The Randy Schopen Foundation is pleased to report the following grants awarded during June, 2023:

  • $2,500 granted to Jefferson County Shop With a Cop, a program to support relationships between law enforcement and youth who may come from less fortunate backgrounds, giving school-age children a chance at a more festive Christmas season by shopping with a cop at the Jefferson Wal-Mart.
  • A grant to a family with a disabled child requiring numerous medical appointments. Family is struggling financially to pay rent and at risk of losing their apartment.
  • A grant to the Jefferson Live Music Foundation to support concerts at Rotary Park.
*Just a note of reference: Lately we are finding applications from individuals with false or inconsistent information being submitted. We are doing our best to do our due diligence to be good stewards of the funds entrusted to the Randy Schopen Foundation, so we do follow up to verify the legitimacy of each application.*

If you know of an organization or individual you would like the Randy Schopen Foundation to consider for a grant, please visit the Applications page at