Dear Friends,

In our continuing effort to ensure your health and safety, John F. Kennedy Memorial Foundation is following CDC and County health and safety protocols that are in place to prevent the further spread of COVID-19.

JFK Foundation offices remain temporarily closed, and all staff members continue to work remotely. JFK Foundation is fully staffed and fully operational. Our preferred method of contact is via email, located on our “Contact” page. Please visit our website for the latest updates.

All of us at JFK Foundation thank you for being a part of our community.  JFK Foundation has an important role to play by continuing operations to best serve our families, children and teens of Coachella Valley. Now, more than ever, our community needs us.

                                                                  And we need you!


Will you join us?

John F. Kennedy Memorial Foundation Mission

“Dedicated to enhancing the physical, emotional and intellectual health and wellness of Coachella Valley children and families”

Ophelia Project Mission

“Empowering and encouraging young teens to increase their sense of self-worth and maximize their potential contribution to society”

Home Visitation Mission

“Serving families by providing parenting education, in-home safety assessment, goal setting and linkage to community resources”


Programs we provide

for the Community

Ophelia Project

A team-mentoring program for teen girls in 8th through 12th grade

Reach Out and Read

A language and literacy development program for children 6 months to 5 years

Home Visitation

Sign up for our FREE SafeCare
In-home parenting program, funded by First 5 Riverside!

Find Us

John F. Kennedy Memorial Foundation

73555 San Gorgonio Way

Palm Desert, CA 92260