ABOUT US

The JHS Foundation funds higher education studies for young women in their countries of origin. By helping these students build on their knowledge and acquire socially constructive skills and qualifications, we enable them to contribute to the progress and future of their communities.

JHS Local Heroes around the world donate their time and expertise

Giovanna                Tizia                Olivia                Alexandra             Patricia            Pat             Monica

JHS was founded in Zurich, Switzerland in 2000 and is guided by a board. Board members represent various professional fields including education, law, finance and journalism. They work on a pro-bono basis and rely on existing networks of information so that operating costs are kept close to zero.