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Release Date: January 10, 2018

The word “philanthropy” usually brings to mind the act of giving in support of a worthy cause. And this description is, of course, true.

At its core, however, philanthropy is much more. 

News Type: News
Audience: All Funders
Topic: Grantmaking
Release Date: December 20, 2017

The FirstEnergy Foundation has presented surprise Gifts of the Season of $1,000 each to 12 non-profit agencies working to make lives better in communities across its Jersey Central Power & Light service areas.

News Type: News
Audience: All Funders
Topic: Grantmaking
Release Date: December 19, 2017

The Trustees of The Fund for New Jersey awarded $577,500 in grants to non-profit organizations in the areas of public media, anti-poverty, civil rights & criminal justice, education, HIV/AIDS prevention and non-profit advocacy.

News Type: News
Audience: All Funders
Topic: Grantmaking
Release Date: December 18, 2017

The United Philanthropy Forum (of which CNJG is a member) is compiling a nationalwide list of responses, news items, resources and programming for philanthropy in response to the destruction being left by the recent hurricanes, earthquakes and wildfires.

News Type: News
Audience: All Funders
Release Date: December 8, 2017

The Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey recently awarded 14 grants totaling $1.8 million to improve the health and wellness of underserved and vulnerable populations in greater Newark and surrounding low income NJ communities.  

News Type: News
Audience: All Funders
Topic: Grantmaking
Release Date: November 13, 2017

Hunterdon Healthcare Foundation Inc. in Flemington, N.J. and South Ward Children’s Alliance (SWCA) in Newark, N.J. are the recipients of the Provident Bank Foundation’s 2017 $50,000 Signature Grant in the Health, Youth & Families funding priority area.

News Type: News
Release Date: November 9, 2017

Save The Music has not only benefitted students and their communities by bringing marching bands and orchestras to their cities, but also by improving graduation rates and reducing absenteeism.

News Type: News
Audience: All Funders
Topic: Grantmaking
Release Date: November 9, 2017

The Princeton Area Community Foundation’s Fund for Women and Girls has awarded $101,500 in grants to 11 local nonprofits.

News Type: News
Audience: All Funders
Topic: Grantmaking
Release Date: November 6, 2017

The New York Times profiles several companies and their corporate philanthropy in their annual “Giving” special section. Headlining the article is CNJG member Subaru.

News Type: News
Audience: All Funders
Release Date: October 25, 2017

The Fund for New Jersey awarded $167,000 in grants to non-profit organizations in the areas of public education, environmental sustainability, healthcare, workers’ rights, tax reform, and gun violence prevention.

News Type: News
Topic: Grantmaking

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