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Housing/Shelter

In response to interest generated at our May 7th Sandy Briefing, this meeting is being held to help participants engage in deeper conversations about leveraging your grantmaking with other funders.

Audience: All Funders

New Jersey grantmakers who serve seniors and aging communities are invited to attend a special briefing with officials from the Kresge Foundation.

When considering how to improve health outcomes for low-income individuals, most people think about providing access to good medical care and keeping the cost of that care as low as possible. What people rarely think about is the connection between good health and quality affordable housing. This edition of What Funders Need to Know explores these connections and highlights some promising practices by both government and business that help low-income individuals get housed, stay healthier, and lower overall costs.

Communities thrive when people are housed comfortably, safely, and affordably. This is especially true for children. And when children thrive, their educational and other outcomes are more likely to be positive. Washington Regional Association of Grantmakers' What Funders Need to Know looks at the connection between stable housing and educational outcomes.

Release Date: November 10, 2019

Homeless veterans set to move into permanent digs, with a touch of stardom.

News Type: News
Audience: All Funders
Release Date: March 20, 2019

The Trustees of The Fund for New Jersey awarded $855,652 in grants to non-profit organizations at their March 2019 quarterly Board meeting.

News Type: News
Topic: Grantmaking
Release Date: March 22, 2018

The Fund for New Jersey Awards has awarded $756,000 to nine organizations working in the areas of immigration, affordable housing, education and anti-poverty.

News Type: News
Audience: All Funders
Topic: Grantmaking
Release Date: October 23, 2017

JPMorgan Chase has awarded a total of $5 million to the Florida Community Loan Fund (FCLF) and New Jersey Community Capital (NJCC) to increase affordable housing in Central Florida. NJCC joined FCLF to receive the award in Orlando.

News Type: News
Audience: All Funders
Topic: Grantmaking
Release Date: August 11, 2017

The OceanFirst Foundation awarded $40,000 in grants Thursday to eight Habitat for Humanity chapters in the state.

News Type: News
Audience: All Funders
Topic: Grantmaking
Release Date: May 10, 2017

The Provident Bank Foundation announced the recipients of their First Cycle 2017 Major Grants, totaling $176,000 for projects and programs across New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

News Type: News
Audience: All Funders
Topic: Grantmaking

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