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Release Date: June 18, 2021

Governor Phil Murphy announced that Lieutenant Governor Sheila Oliver, Department of Banking and Insurance Commissioner Marlene Caride, Rutgers University President Dr. Jonathan Holloway, and Council of New Jersey Grantmakers President and CEO Maria Vizcarrondo will lead the Governor’s Wealth Disparity Task Force. They will be joined by additional government officials, academic researchers, and faith and community leaders to be announced at a later date.

Release Date: July 22, 2021

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, through its philanthropic arm, The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey, issued $600,000 in grants to 13 non-profit organizations for health and cultural programs throughout New Jersey for the second quarter of 2021.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: July 21, 2021

The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) today announced the New Jersey Community Stage Relief Grant Program. The $17.5 million program will provide grants of up to $300,000 to eligible for-profit establishments that host at least two regularly occurring live performances or events per week

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/Humanities
Release Date: July 20, 2021

The Trustees of The Fund for New Jersey awarded $1,250,000 in grants to 18 non-profit organizations at their June 2021 quarterly Board meeting.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: July 7, 2021

The New Jersey Arts and Culture Recovery Fund has awarded $1.3 million in grants to 68 nonprofits across the state in an effort to help them recover from the devastating effects of the pandemic.

Topic COVID-19Grantmaking
Release Date: July 1, 2021

In Q2 2021, the Overdeck Family Foundation awarded 29 grants totaling over 12 million dollars.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: June 30, 2021

The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation announced $4.3 million in grants to nonprofits focused on the arts, education, informed communities, and technical assistance.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: June 30, 2021

Newark Arts awarded $50,000 to 17 groups as part of its annual ArtStart program.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/Humanities
Release Date: June 25, 2021

Impact 100 South Jersey, a special interest fund of the Community Foundation of South Jersey, awarded $200,000 in grants to three south Jersey nonprofits.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: June 23, 2021

The New Jersey Council for Humanities announced $200,000 in grants to 16 humanities projects throughout the state.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: June 19, 2021

The Montclair Foundation has awarded $54,000 in grants to eight nonprofits as part of its Spring 2021 grant cycle.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/HumanitiesHuman ServicesSeniors/Aging
Release Date: June 17, 2021

The William Penn Foundation today announced 90 grants totaling more than $8 million to support nonprofit organizations focused on families’ basic needs and children’s education as Philadelphians continue to be impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Topic COVID-19Grantmaking
Release Date: June 16, 2021

The New Jersey Economic Development Authority has approved 6,168 nonprofits and businesses for more than $74 million in funding through Phase 4 of its Small Business Emergency Assistance Grant Program.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: June 10, 2021

The Princeton Area Community Foundation recently awarded $199,000 in COVID-19 Relief & Recovery Fund grants to 25 nonprofits holding summer programs.

Topic COVID-19Grantmaking
Release Date: June 8, 2021

In the second quarter of 2021, the Westfield Foundation distributed $68,544.00 in grants to 10 different agencies.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: June 7, 2021

Kearny Bank Foundation grants $29,000 in scholarships to New Jersey high schools.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Educational
Release Date: June 4, 2021

TD Bank has announced the launch of a $100 million equity fund to support minority-owned small businesses.

Topic Diversity, Equity, and InclusionGrantmaking Funding Area Racial Equity
Release Date: June 4, 2021

The Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey announced the approval of $1,448,727 in new grants, bringing its total granting for 2021 to a total of over $7 million.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: May 28, 2021

NJ FAM Fund gets ‘substantial’ funding commitment from Bank of America.

Topic Diversity, Equity, and InclusionGrantmaking Funding Area Racial Equity
Release Date: May 27, 2021

M&T Bank has donated $75,000 in seed money to help the Center for Urban Entrepreneurship and Economic Development at Rutgers University launch a new fund to help Black entrepreneurs recover from the effects of the pandemic.

Topic COVID-19Grantmaking
Release Date: May 20, 2021

The Community Foundation of South Jersey has awarded a fifth round of grants from its COVID-19 Response Fund.

Topic COVID-19Grantmaking
Release Date: May 18, 2021

The United Way of Greater Newark has awarded more than $800,000 in grant funding to 15 community-based organizations in Newark to create and launch neighborhood-based mobile vaccination clinics as well as neighborhood-based outreach and public information campaigns.

Topic COVID-19Grantmaking
Release Date: May 18, 2021

Wells Fargo Announced $4 million in relief aid to help New Jersey small businesses impacted by COVID-19.

Topic COVID-19Grantmaking
Release Date: May 14, 2021

The Provident Bank Foundation (PBF) on May 11 announced Major Grant recipients for its first cycle of 2021.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area EducationalHealth-General & RehabilitativeYouth Development
Release Date: May 12, 2021

The the F. M. Kirby Foundation announces 87 grants totaling $7.7 million were made in the first four months of 2021 to nonprofit organizations working to foster self-reliance and create strong, healthy communities throughout New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and North Carolina, as well as national nonprofits largely based in Washington D.C. and New York City.

Topic COVID-19 Funding Area Arts/Culture/HumanitiesEducationalEnvironmentHuman Services
Release Date: May 12, 2021

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has reaffirmed its commitment to impact investing through a $200 million allocation for social investments.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Health-General & RehabilitativeRacial Equity
Release Date: April 20, 2021

The Healthcare Foundation of NJ announced a $5 million gift to Newark Beth Israel Medical Center for the expansion/construction of the hospital’s Emergency Department.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Hospitals
Release Date: April 20, 2021

BD announced a $1 million commitment over five years to UNICEF USA in support of UNICEF's work to uphold the rights of all children and help every child survive and thrive.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Health-General & Rehabilitative
Release Date: April 13, 2021

The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation Board of Trustees met virtually this March and approved more than $2.8 million in grants toward an equitable and just New Jersey.

Topic Diversity, Equity, and InclusionGrantmaking Funding Area Racial Equity
Release Date: April 6, 2021

On Monday, the bank announced it is giving a grant of $1 million to the Trenton Regional Business Assistance Corp. and a grant of $500,000 to the Camden-based Cooperative Business Assistance Corp.

Topic Grantmaking

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