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Release Date: February 25, 2019

The Overdeck Family Foundation recently launched a website that includes an article looking towards the future with a new mission statement, and what that means for the Foundation.

Topic About Philanthropy
Release Date: February 12, 2019

Campbell Soup Foundation reports on their recent efforts to support neighborhood revitalization in Camden though the NRTC program.

Funding Area Community Improvement/Development
Release Date: January 30, 2019

The Community Foundation of New Jersey (CFNJ) today thanked its more than 1,100 fundholders for recommending a record 7,722 individual grants in 2018 totaling $66.7 million.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/DevelopmentFood/Agriculture/NutritionYouth Development
Release Date: January 18, 2019

Audible.com is profiled in a National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy that shows companies can help their communities in ways beyond traditional monetary support. 

Release Date: January 15, 2019

The F. M. Kirby Foundation announced 222 grants totaling $12.9 million were made in 2018 to nonprofit organizations working create strong and healthy communities and foster self-reliance.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/Development
Release Date: January 14, 2019

Aishah Miller has been named the new Executive Director of The Wells Fargo Regional Foundation, a role she officially assumed at the end of last year. 

Topic About Philanthropy
Release Date: January 6, 2019

The Montclair Foundation has awarded $42,000 in grants to seven nonprofits that serve the Montclair community and beyond.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/HumanitiesCommunity Improvement/Development
Release Date: January 4, 2019

The Prudential Foundation, which has focused on both on place-based philanthropy in its home of Newark, New Jersey, and on globally inclusive economies, has supported the performance and education work of the Alvin Ailey Foundation since 1984.

Funding Area Arts/Culture/Humanities
Release Date: January 1, 2019

The United Way of Passaic County announced grants between $10,000 and $15,000 to four local non-profits to help tackle hunger issues in Passaic County and Paterson, where 37% of residents are “food insecure.”

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Food/Agriculture/Nutrition
Release Date: December 30, 2018

The Westfield Foundation in 2018 granted more than $278,000 to 26 different agencies in and around Westfield. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/DevelopmentHealth-General & Rehabilitative
Release Date: December 20, 2018

The Trustees of The Fund for New Jersey awarded $350,000 in grants to non-profit organizations at their December 2018 quarterly Board meeting. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/DevelopmentHealth-General & Rehabilitative
Release Date: December 20, 2018

The VH1 Save the Music Foundation presented the Paterson School 24 with a donation of over 40 musical instruments. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/Humanities
Release Date: December 14, 2018

The Montclair Foundation has awarded $42,000 in grants to seven nonprofits that serve the Montclair community and beyond.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/Development
Release Date: December 14, 2018

Arturo Brito of the Nicholson Foundation and James Burke of The Burke Foundation featured.

Funding Area Children
Release Date: December 12, 2018

To celebrate its 10th anniversary, Partners for Health Foundation awarded 10 Community Impact Awards, and grants totaling $100,000, to recognize nonprofit organizations and individuals making a significant difference in the health and well-being of local communities. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/Development
Release Date: December 6, 2018

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has announced the winners of the 2018 Award for Health Equity.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: November 9, 2018

JPMorgan Chase announced a $1 million investment into the New Jersey-based nonprofit Rising Tide Capital.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: November 8, 2018

The Princeton Area Community Foundation’s Fund for Women and Girls has awarded $187,000 in grants to 14 local nonprofits, the largest amount in the fund’s 20-year history.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Women and Girls
Release Date: November 2, 2018

The Provident Bank Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of its Third Cycle 2018 Major Grants, totaling $165,350 for projects and programs throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/DevelopmentEducationalHealth-General & Rehabilitative
Release Date: October 29, 2018

The New Jersey State Council on the Arts has named Allison Tratner as the new Executive Director. 

Release Date: October 10, 2018

The effects of Hurricane Michael are devastating and our thoughts are with those affected by this storm.

Release Date: October 3, 2018

The Trustees of The Fund for New Jersey awarded $280,000 in grants to non-profits in the areas of lead poisoning prevention and education.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Educational
Release Date: September 28, 2018

When Pearlie Mae Smith and her seven adult children won a $429.6 million Powerball jackpot in 2016, they promised to give 10 percent of their winnings — the largest jackpot ever won in New Jersey — to their church and to help others.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: September 25, 2018

The Princeton Area Community Foundation has awarded more than $98,000 in scholarships to 35 high school and college students.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Higher Education
Release Date: September 19, 2018

The New Jersey Historic Trust recently approved $1,037,621 in grant recommendations from the Preserve New Jersey Historic Preservation Fund for 33 preservation planning projects to save and promote historic sites throughout the state.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/Development

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