Portrait, Joe Hanks Van Cleave, 1955. by Elma Reynolds

Portrait, Joe Hanks Van Cleave, 1955. by Elma Reynolds

The Joe Hanks Van Cleave Foundation for the Arts (JHVCF) was founded in 2014 in memory of Joe Hanks Van Cleave. 

The foundation supports both individuals and collaborations with established charitable organizations in the education and artist expression of Plein Air watercolor artwork in its infinite forms.

The JHVCF also enhances awareness of its charitable goals through scholarship awards, donations to art studios, and participation in artist programs throughout the country.