The objective of the JDT Foundation is to raise funds and distribute assistance to the development of the JDT and to lead the public welfare efforts especially for the people of Johor through 5 main focus: Welfare, Health, Education, Sports and Social.
The JDT Foundation was introduced to fulfill the desire of supporters to jointly realize the dream and success of the JDT Football Club. The JDT Foundation is officially registered with SSM on August 24, 2016 with No. Registration: 1199494-P.
On July 31, 2018 DYAM Tunku Ismail ibn Sultan Ibrahim, the Johor Crown Tunku who is also the Royal Patron for the JDT Foundation has agreed to appoint YB Dato ‘Haji Mohd. Noorazam bin Dato ‘Haji Osman, Chief Executive Officer of Kumpulan Prasarana Rakyat Johor (KPRJ) as the Chairman of the JDT Foundation Board of Trustees.
KPRJ has been entrusted to monitor and ensure that the JDT Foundation can function best in achieving its set goals as set out by DYAM TMJ. For the purpose of management, development and restructuring of the JDT Foundation, it was initially placed under the responsibility of Sports Johor.
After 10 months since being accused, now the JDT Foundation under the leadership of YB Dato Mohd Noorazam has its own office and full-time officers responsible for moving the daily operations of the JDT Foundation.