RJ Thieneman Family Foundation

Robert Thieneman Faye Thieneman
RJ Thieneman Family Foundation logo Ours is 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 residents are proud of. 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:

ALS Association KY Chapter

Alzheimer’s Association

Archdiocese of Louisville

Bluegrass Center for Autism

Boys & Girls Haven

Family Scholar House

Fund for the Arts

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

Kid’s Center for Pediatric Therapies

Meredith Dunn School

Metro United Way

Muscular Dystrophy Foundation

Neurocures Foundation

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kentuckiana

Speed Museum

Stroke Foundation

St. Vincent de Paul

The Fuller Center for Housing

Twisted Pink

Visually Impaired Preschool

YouthBuild Louisville