RJ Thieneman Family Foundation

Robert Thieneman Faye Thieneman
RJ Thieneman Family Foundation logoEmbracing the responsibility to make a difference in the Louisville community and leave a lasting legacy.

Over 60 years ago, Robert and Faye Thieneman set out to create a family business that values the role of every employee and builds communities that residents are proud to live in. To continue this mission, the RJ Thieneman Family Foundation supports causes with similar values in the greater Louisville community and proactively seeks new and creative ways to have a long-term impact on projects of importance to the RJ Thieneman family.

Our Mission:

To improve the quality of life for citizens and organizations of Louisville through grants and philanthropic leadership to meet the present and emerging needs of our community, particularly in the fields of family, housing, and wellness.

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Beneficiaries Include:

Bluegrass Center for Autism

Boys & Girls Clubs of Kentuckiana

Boys & Girls Haven

Catholic Charities of Louisville

Cedar Lake

Community Foundation of Louisville

Dare to Care Food Bank

Family Scholar House

Habitat for Humanity of Metro Louisville

Heuser Hearing Institute

Home of the Innocents

J. Graham Brown School

Kentucky Humane Society of Louisville

Kids Cancer Alliance

Louisville Urban League


Meredith Dunn School

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kentuckiana

Speed Art Museum

St. Vincent de Paul

The Fuller Center for Housing

The Healing Place

Twisted Pink

Visually Impaired Preschool

Wayside Christian Mission

YouthBuild Louisville