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Release Date: September 17, 2018

The effects of Hurricane Florence are still ongoing and our thoughts continue to be with those affected by this storm.

Release Date: August 29, 2018

OceanFirst Foundation of Toms River awarded $148,120 in grants to central and southern New Jersey hospitals in the OceanFirst Bank footprint. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Hospitals
Release Date: August 21, 2018

Wells Fargo and Wells Fargo Regional Foundation each is awarding grants to support projects involving affordable homes, economic development, employment, recreational programs, and family and community life.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/Development
Release Date: August 20, 2018

This past May, the Westfield Foundation trustees hosted their public annual end of year meeting at the Westfield Memorial Library. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/DevelopmentEducational
Release Date: August 18, 2018

The Merck Foundation in Kenilworth, New Jersey, has announced two grants totaling $3 million in support of efforts to improve the health and well-being of vulnerable individuals living with Alzheimer's disease and their caregivers.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Health-General & RehabilitativeSeniors/Aging
Release Date: August 13, 2018

The Provident Bank Foundation (PBF) is pleased to announce the recipients of its Second Cycle 2018 Major Grants, totaling $140,000 for projects and programs across New Jersey.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/DevelopmentEducationalHealth-General & Rehabilitative
Release Date: August 11, 2018

The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation in Morristown, New Jersey, has announced grants totaling nearly $3.8 million to nonprofit organizations in the state working in the areas of the arts, education, the environment, and community improvement.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/HumanitiesCommunity Improvement/DevelopmentEducationalEnvironment
Release Date: August 8, 2018

A collaborative Challenge Fund, created in 2014 to encourage journalism programs to partner with local news organizations and experiment with new ways of providing news and information, awarded to projects that include experiments in community data journalism, covering the U.S.-Mexico border, and delivering news in rural indigenous communities. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Educational
Release Date: August 1, 2018

Back in 1943, Johnson & Johnson wrote their now-famous “Credo” that the company must be “responsible to the communities in which we live and work and to the world community as well.” 

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: July 24, 2018

The New Jersey State Council on the Arts awarded more than $15.7 million in grant funding to support 700 arts organizations, projects, and artists throughout the state. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/Humanities
Release Date: July 18, 2018

United Airlines (UAL) announced today a $2 million grant to be split between the Community FoodBank of New Jersey, Urban League of Essex County, and Year Up New York. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Employment/Jobs
Release Date: July 17, 2018

Newark Arts has announced the awardees of its annual mini-grant program, ArtStart, for the year 2018-2019. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/Humanities
Release Date: July 16, 2018

Building on substantial research, The Russell Berrie Foundation is embarking on a new, experimental effort to invest in diabetes prevention by supporting the creation of two innovative community-based prevention initiatives in Bergen County. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Health-General & Rehabilitative
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 7, 2018

After eight years leading one of New Jersey’s largest and most well-known philanthropic organizations, Chris Daggett is retiring as president and CEO of the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation on September 1.

Topic Grantmaking
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 30, 2018

OceanFirst Foundation of Toms River will award $104,000 in grants to 31 central and southern New Jersey charities in the OceanFirst Bank footprint to provide summer camp experiences to children in need of safe, affordable and fun camp programs.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Children

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