The Jeffie Foundation awards grants to young riders who share Jeffie’s passion and values, as well as having demonstrated financial need.

The Jeffie Foundation

  • The Jeffie Foundation is a charity founded to honor Jennifer “Jeffie” Wilkins Chapin who died in August 2019 during xc warm ups at GMHA.
  • Jeffie had a deep passion for horses and riding and valued hard work, empathy, sportsmanship and the pursuit of excellence.
  • She found a match for her passion and values in the sport of Eventing.
  • Grants will be awarded to young riders with demonstrated financial need to help them achieve their goals.

Grants for Riders


We are currently accepting requests for grants. To apply for a grant, please complete the Application Form.

  • Online Donation: Complete the form below to make your donation online with any credit card or PayPal account
  • Venmo Donation: @Jeffie-Foundation
  • By Check: The Jeffie Foundation, 45 Leonard Street, Gloucester, MA 01930
  • The Jeffie Foundation is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization.
  • All contributions are tax-deductible to the extend allowed by law.
  • Federal Tax ID No. 84-2737936.

Online Donation Form

Contact Us

To contact The Jeffie Foundation, submit the contact form below, or send us an email at