The Honickman Foundation
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Welcome to The Honickman Foundation, dedicated to the support of projects that promote the arts, health, education, social change and heritage.

We fund a small group of issues and organizations where we feel we can truly make a difference. We look for projects in the community where we can work collaboratively and where we can be hands-on and stay very engaged.

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What's Happening

CeaseFirePA Initiatives

Gun violence and the use of illegal guns destroy the lives of innocent people, especially children and their families. CeaseFirePA is taking action with new initiatives to track illegal guns and to give communities a stronger voice in the courtroom.

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Maria Hummel | House and Fire
2013 APR / Honickman First Book Prize in Poetry
Fredric Brenner | This Place
Revealing Israel Through Photography
Stephen Klein Wellness Center
Project HOME / Jefferson Health Program
JBJ Soul Homes
Jon Bon Jovi Soul Foundation / Project HOME Partnership
Our Partners

Paul Strand

On October 21, 2014 a major retrospective of Paul Strand's photography and films  will open at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. The exhibit highlights the most significant projects from the 1910s through the 1960s, including abstract and candid street portraits, as well as explorations of the American Southwest, New England, Italy, France, and Morocco among others.

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What's New

JBJ Soul Homes

On April 22, 2014, after 18 months of construction, the JBJ Soul Homes opened in the Francisville neighborhood of Philadelphia. Fueled by a lead gift from Jon Bon Jovi's Soul Foundation, the $16.6 million housing project features a newly constructed, four story mixed-use development with retail space on the first floor, and residences and offices on the remaining three floors.

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