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Release Date: January 12, 2021

The F. M. Kirby Foundation Board of Directors announced 248 grants totaling $13.8 million were made in 2020 to nonprofit organizations working to foster self-reliance and create strong, healthy communities in a year of unprecedented challenges.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: January 8, 2021

Impact100 South Jersey announced that it will award $200,000 in grants to local nonprofits as a result of its fall 2020 collective giving membership drive.

Topic Grants Management
Release Date: January 6, 2021

The New Jersey Council for the Humanities (NJCH) recently awarded $202,840 in Incubation and Action Grant funding to fifteen organizations.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: January 1, 2021

The foundation's final grants of 2020 include awards in support of COVID-19 relief and response efforts, as well as to organizations working to improve and/or advance the arts, education, the environment, and community development. 

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: December 14, 2020

HFNJ is proud to announce that on December 14th their Board of Trustees approved an additional $2,521,457 in grants for 2020, bringing the total this year to more than $7.9 million.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: December 9, 2020

The New Jersey State Council on the Arts will distribute $5 million in federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act funds to help arts organizations throughout the state recoup some of the significant losses they’ve experienced due to the current pandemic.

Topic COVID-19 Funding Area Arts/Culture/Humanities
Release Date: November 24, 2020

Funded by a grant from New Jersey Health Initiatives, the Camden Conservation Blueprint, tracks parks and green spaces as a way to improve the quality of life for urban residents.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/DevelopmentEnvironment
Release Date: November 18, 2020

Impact 100 Jersey Coast (a fund of the Community Foundation of New Jersey) awards $114,000 to four nonprofits.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: November 17, 2020

Johnson & Johnson announced Tuesday $100 million in commitments and collaborations over the next five years to invest in and promote health equity solutions for Black people and other communities of color in the United States.

Topic Diversity, Equity, and InclusionGrantmaking Funding Area Racial Equity
Release Date: November 11, 2020

The Provident Bank Foundation has announced the recipients of its Major Grants — funding between $5,000 and $25,000 — for the third and final cycle of the year.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/DevelopmentEducationalYouth Development
Release Date: November 2, 2020

OceanFirst Foundation, Community Foundation of South Jersey, Grunin Foundation, Pascale Sykes Foundation, United Way of Ocean and Monmouth and other funders collaborate to provide coats to children in Monmouth and Ocean Counties.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Children
Release Date: November 1, 2020

New Jersey Historic Trust grants $10 million for preservation planning, heritage tourism, and capital projects to save and promote historic sites throughout the state.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/Humanities
Release Date: October 27, 2020

The Rockefeller Foundation has announced a commitment of $1 billion over three years to help catalyze a more inclusive green recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Topic COVID-19Grantmaking
Release Date: October 27, 2020

The New Jersey State Council on the Arts awarded more than $16.3 million in grants to more than 700 arts organizations, projects, and artists throughout the state.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/Humanities
Release Date: October 23, 2020

The Center for Cooperative Media at Montclair State University has announced the five winners who are sharing $45,000 from The Newark Peer Learning and Collaboration Fund, a project funded by The Nicholson Foundation and Victoria Foundation, to strengthen the city’s local news ecosystem.

Topic COVID-19Grantmaking Funding Area Food/Agriculture/Nutrition
Release Date: October 23, 2020

JCP&L and FirstEnergy Foundation recently donated a total of $65,000 to 13 local police chiefs associations throughout JCP&L's service territory in recognition of their key role in keeping communities safe around downed power lines and other electrical equipment.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Public Safety/Disaster Relief
Release Date: October 19, 2020

The Westfield Foundation recently granted $250,000 to the YWCA Union County, who is celebrating their centennial year, for the construction of their new building in Elizabeth, which will function as a central hub for all programs.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/Development
Release Date: October 11, 2020

The Community Chest announced a second round of grants, totaling $130,000, was awarded to 17 agencies from the organization's Coronavirus Emergency Response Fund.

Topic COVID-19Grantmaking
Release Date: October 6, 2020

A long-running Rutgers University program, the Center on Policing, and PSEG announced an initiative Tuesday that is intended to improve police departments’ relationships with communities of color by proactively addressing practices that result in impartial policing.

Topic Diversity, Equity, and InclusionGrantmaking Funding Area Racial Equity
Release Date: September 26, 2020

The foundation details its giving for COVID-19 related causes and how it changed their grantmaking to deal with the pandemic.

Topic COVID-19Grantmaking
Release Date: September 25, 2020

Citi and the Citi Foundation announced this week more than $1 billion in strategic initiatives to help close the country’s racial wealth gap and increase economic mobility.

Topic Diversity, Equity, and InclusionGrantmaking Funding Area Racial Equity
Release Date: September 23, 2020

In the Garden State, the financial institution is partnering with Bergen County’s United Way, HomeFront, Interfaith Neighbors, United Way of Greater Newark and Trenton Area Soup Kitchen as part of a nationwide effort to make distributions to communities disproportionally impacted by COVID-19.

Topic COVID-19Grantmaking
Release Date: September 16, 2020

Novartis US Foundation has announced a total commitment of $25 million to develop partnerships and fund community organizations and programs that address health inequities, with a focus on diversity in clinical trials, in the United States.

Topic Diversity, Equity, and InclusionGrantmaking Funding Area Racial Equity
Release Date: September 15, 2020

TD Charitable Foundation has increased the amount of money available in its Housing for Everyone grant competition to $4.9 million this year, up from $3.75 million in the previous year.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Housing/Shelter
Release Date: September 14, 2020

West Trenton-based NJM Insurance Group has committed $50,000 to the New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund’s Trenton Wi-Fi Initiative.

Topic COVID-19Grantmaking
Release Date: September 2, 2020

Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp., recently donated more than 83,000 pounds of food items to 10 food banks and religious organizations in New Jersey and Pennsylvania following tropical storm Isaias.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Disaster Response/Relief
Release Date: August 18, 2020

Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment, the holding company that owns the NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers and NHL's New Jersey Devils, has announced a $20 million commitment in support of efforts to fight systemic racism and champion equality.

Topic Diversity, Equity, and InclusionGrantmaking
Release Date: August 12, 2020

With a focus on small New Jersey communities and geographic areas of the state that have less access to funding, New Jersey Health Initiatives ­­­recently selected 13 community-based organizations to receive grants totaling $400,000 to address immediate needs such as food, housing and income assistance, and social isolation in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Topic COVID-19Grantmaking
Release Date: August 10, 2020

The Fred Morgan Kirby Prize for Scaling Social Impact  is an annual global prize of $100,000 USD in unrestricted funds that amplifies and accelerates the work of enterprises working to scale their impact on social or environmental problems around the world. 

Release Date: August 5, 2020

The Westfield Foundation announced Emily Ensslin and Ian Gurland as the Clarence H. and Florence Horn Van Dellen Scholarship recipients for 2020.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Educational

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