Jill Heath

President & CEO, Heart of America Foundation
  • Heart of America Foundation
  • 202.347.6278
  • United States of America

About Jill Heath

Jill brings to HOA a keen understanding of building community through creatively leveraging resources and creating collective impact between public and private partners to support students and communities in need across the nation. Jill has more than two decades of experience in corporate philanthropy, strategic leadership and community investment. Formerly, as founder of H+H Strategies, Jill supported national nonprofits with philanthropic portfolio strategy, engagement plan development, strategic planning and external affairs. Prior to her consultancy, Jill became an honorary member of the HOA family while at Target Corporation where she awarded more than $30 million in grants. She developed and managed Target’s award winning and nationally recognized School Library Makeover Program as a member of the Community Relations Team. She also managed Target’s philanthropic portfolio for the east coast including New York. Additionally, Jill later lead a CSR Team in Corporate Security, that developed public-private partnerships globally with government, non-profit, and community agencies focused on mitigating corporate risk through initiatives with law enforcement, emergency management, and public health entities. Jill holds a Bachelor’s degree in Biology from Albion College, a Sea Education Association Accreditation from Boston University and Executive Education Certificates in Marketing/Communications and Nonprofit MBA.

Years in Nonprofit or Corporate Citizenship

16+ years

Your Organization's Sector


Areas of Expertise or Interest

Board Service Corporate Volunteerism & Engagement Disaster Preparedness, Response & Recovery Education & Literacy Environment Event Planning Family Volunteering Financial Management Fundraising Grant Making Human Resources Individual Giving Marketing and Communications Measurement & Evaluation National Service Nonprofit Management Nonprofit Capacity Building Policy Development Program & Project Management Poverty & Homelessness STEM/STEAM Skills-Based Volunteering Training Volunteer Management Workplace Giving Campaigns

Your Organization's Focus Areas

Education & Literacy

Organization's Size (Employees)

26-50 employees

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