Cairn   /ke(ə)rn/  (noun)

A mound of rough stones built as a memorial or landmark, typically on a hilltop or skyline.
A guide or marker on a hiking trail or path.

We believe that health and learning go hand in hand. With the competing pressures that schools and communities face, the health and well-being of our communities are oftentimes forgotten. Cairn Guidance believes that the core of a community is how it functions as a collaborative entity to support the health of the community.

Creating places of health and well-being where
Students can win at Education.

Jess, at Cairn Guidance was just the right Program Officer to help the Foundation’s Social Innovation Fund grantees transition to a sustainable future. Her organizational skills helped her ability blend program monitoring, training and technical assistance roles - both on individualized site visits and in group workshop settings. Jess’ knowledge of the philanthropy landscape helped grantees identify potential institutional sources of further funding as well as hone their skills in seeking individual donations.
— Susan Zepada, CEO Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky