About Us

The Valerie Johnson Foundation is a charitable fund that provides grants to qualifying nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations via a donor advised fund. Additionally, the Foundation promotes awareness, and develops strategic projects and initiatives to benefit organizations that align with its focus areas. The VJF is funded by Valerie and Ken Johnson and does not accept monetary donations.


Valerie Johnson, a former long-term care and rehabilitation nurse, has had the pleasure of volunteering and serving on numerous nonprofit boards and committees over the past 20 years which have supported women and children in the Detroit, Indianapolis and Phoenix areas. Currently, her focus is overseeing the Foundation and working with its nonprofit partners in the metropolitan Detroit area.

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