The Joseph Rowntree Foundation's purpose is to inspire social change. The JRF is an endowed foundation funding a UK-wide research and development programme.
The Joseph Rowntree Reform Trust Ltd. aims to correct imbalances of political power, strengthening the hands of individuals and organisations striving for reform.
The Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust makes grants to promote peace, equality and accountability.
The Joseph Rowntree Housing Trust's purpose is to inspire and demonstrate social justice. JRHT is a registered housing association and provider of care services managing around 2500 homes.