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.
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.
Diane Hagerman, NJHI’s Deputy Director, pens this Op-Ed in NJ Spotlight: Making NJ Truly Healthy Means Giving Everyone the Same Opportunities.
The Affinity Federal Credit Union Foundation announced the 2018 recipients of three student scholarships, awarding a total of $10,000 to the students.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.