“It is the manners and spirit of a people
which preserve a republic in vigor.”
— Thomas Jefferson
The Jefferson Legacy Foundation is a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to celebrating, applying, and raising awareness of Thomas Jefferson's living legacy in a modern world. Jefferson's legacy includes models for:
Our programs, publications, projects, and partnerships — designed to highlight fundamental ideals for our country--serve students and life-long learners of all ages; educators; scholars, academic and public historians; government and civic organizations; as well as historical societies and their members.
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