Mission & Values

The mission of the Genuardi Family Foundation is to support the development of healthy individuals, families and communities by promoting self-sufficiency, hard work and generosity with a commitment to caring for the most vulnerable in our communities.

Founding Trustees of the Foundation, left to right: Anthony, Michael, Charles A., Dominic Jr. (Tom), Jim V., Larry, Skip, and David Genuardi
The Foundation supports nonprofit providers of direct services whose work supports the core values of its Founding Trustees and continuing Board members:
  • Family: We believe that successful families are the pillar of a strong society.
  • Community: We seek to encourage others to give of themselves for the benefit of their communities.
  • Hard Work: We believe that hard work plays a pivotal role in building self-worth and self-sufficiency, in strengthening individuals and families, and in fostering thriving communities.
  • Generosity: We carry on a cherished family legacy of giving to others.
  • Accessibility and Responsiveness: We strive to conduct our business with accessibility and responsiveness to our grantees, our partners, and the community.
  • Humility: We seek to honor the work and legacy of the Genuardi family by learning from the communities that we serve, by being thoughtful and strategic in all that we do, and by conducting ourselves with modesty and integrity.