Historic Public Investment

Our knowledge of coal communities, national perspective, and extensive network have catalyzed real victories for our partners and the communities we serve.

$342

Million

In public and private funding leveraged by community-based groups through $12 million in JTF grant investments.

$100+

Billion

In federal funding for coal community priorities in the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act and American Rescue Plan.

3

State-level Transition Funds

Enacted, directing over $57 million to local economic development and transition-related programs.

Cumulative Impact

Since 2015, our work has helped spur community-level benefits

418

Businesses

Created because of work by JTF’s partners to build sustainable local economies in transitioning coal communities.

2,157

Jobs

Created with the support of JTF investment in places where new opportunities are needed most.

4,311

Workers

Trained for employment in growing sectors.

3,444

Entrepreneurs

Supported by initiatives backed by the JTF, laying the groundwork for home-grown economic development.

18,000

Households

Gained access to broadband in some of West Virginia’s most distressed coal-impacted counties.

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