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Release Date: July 5, 2018

Building on its long-standing tradition of supporting higher education, OceanFirst Foundation of Toms River has awarded $400,000 in grants to New Jersey colleges.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Higher Education
Release Date: June 28, 2018

Diane Hagerman, NJHI’s Deputy Director, pens this Op-Ed in NJ Spotlight: Making NJ Truly Healthy Means Giving Everyone the Same Opportunities.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Health-General & Rehabilitative
Release Date: June 26, 2018

The Affinity Federal Credit Union Foundation announced the 2018 recipients of three student scholarships, awarding a total of $10,000 to the students.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: June 26, 2018

Wells Fargo Regional Foundation and its Executive Director, Denise Armbrister, is spotlighted in this Philadelphia Tribune article. The Foundation, which funds neighborhood revitalization, is celebrating its 20th year. Armbrister is retiring in August.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: June 22, 2018

Longtime Summit Area Public Foundation Board member Reagan Burkholder has retired, and Ann Machin Oliva and Dr. Charles 'Chuck' Gelber have joined the Board of Trustees.

Release Date: June 21, 2018

The Fund for New Jersey awarded $800,000 in grants to non-profit organizations in the areas of climate change and clean energy, water quality, criminal justice reform and social justice, and transportation. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Crime/Courts/LegalEnvironment
Release Date: June 21, 2018

The New Jersey Council for the Humanities (NJCH) announces that David Miller will be Interim Director for the organization while the Board of Directors searches for the next Executive Director.

Release Date: June 13, 2018

The Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey recently awarded 18 grants totaling over $1.8 million to improve the health and wellness of underserved and vulnerable populations in greater Newark and surrounding low income NJ communities.  

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Health-General & RehabilitativeMental Health/Crisis Intervention
Release Date: June 12, 2018

Newark Public Schools and Audible, Inc., announced that all Newark Public Schools high school students have listened to The Daily Show host Trevor Noah’s critically acclaimed performance of his poignant memoir, Born a Crime, as a collective student body during the month of May.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Educational
Release Date: June 6, 2018

The grants will help close gaps in and accelerate completion of the Circuit Trails, a regional network of interconnected trails totaling eight hundred miles in southeastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/Development
Release Date: May 29, 2018

IBM has announced the launch of a five-year, $30 million initiative to bring startup, academic, and enterprise developers together to help communities prevent, respond to, and recover from natural disasters.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Disaster Response/Relief
Release Date: May 24, 2018

The Burke Foundation released a new report, Investing Early: Recommendations for Funding in Early Childhood.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Children
Release Date: May 22, 2018

Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation releases new strategic plan guided by the vision of an equitable New Jersey through creative, engaged, and sustainable communities.

Topic Strategy & Collaboration
Release Date: May 20, 2018

For the first half of 2018, the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation awarded 55 grants of nearly $2.7 million to arts, environment, and other nonprofits.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: May 18, 2018

The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey announced its first round of 2018 awards to 16 non-profit organizations for health and cultural programs throughout New Jersey.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/HumanitiesHealth-General & Rehabilitative
Release Date: May 16, 2018

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey(UWGPSNJ) announced a $14.1 million-dollar investment from its Impact Fund to fight intergenerational poverty throughout the region. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Public Social Benefits
Release Date: May 11, 2018

The Provident Bank Foundation (PBF) has announced the recipients of its First Cycle 2018 Major Grants, totaling more than $200,000 for projects and programs across New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

Release Date: May 1, 2018

OceanFirst Foundation of Toms River has awarded $150,000 in grants to nonprofits throughout central and southern New Jersey through its Arts and Cultural Grant Program.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: April 10, 2018

Prudential Financial today announced $30 million in grants to support non-profit organizations in Newark. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/HumanitiesEducationalPublic Social Benefits
Release Date: April 5, 2018

 The Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey recently awarded eight grants totaling over $700 thousand to improve the health and wellness of underserved and vulnerable populations in greater Newark and surrounding low income NJ communities.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: April 5, 2018

Philadelphia’s William Penn Foundation says it is injecting an additional $42 million into protecting the Delaware River watershed, an area encompassing thousands of square miles that provides drinking water and recreation to people in four states.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Environment
Release Date: March 29, 2018

The Princeton Area Community Foundation awarded more than $600,000 in Community Impact and Capacity Building Grants to 16 local nonprofit organizations.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/HumanitiesCommunity Improvement/DevelopmentEducational
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.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area EducationalHousing/Shelter
Release Date: March 19, 2018

Elaine Katz from the Kessler Foundation authored this GrantCraft blog post about how the recent recession has paved new avenues for collaboration. She sees more models (i.e. learning networks, funder syndicates, and venture models), that highlight collaborative funding as an increasingly popular and practical option for funders.

Topic Strategy & Collaboration
Release Date: March 13, 2018

The Best Places to Work in New Jersey awards program recognizes and honors the state’s top employers who show a dedication to their employees’ professional growth and quality of life.

Topic About Philanthropy

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