The Newark City of Learning Collaborative, which has been driven by several CNJG members and Newark Philanthropic Liaison Jeremy Johnson was recently featured in national publication.
The Henry S & Agnes M Truzack Foundation has provided a grant of $15,000 in support of the ongoing mission of Furniture Assist.
The Trustees of The Fund for New Jersey awarded $855,000 in grants to non-profit organizations at their June 2015 quarterly Board meeting
The Rita Allen Foundation is pleased to announce $350,000 in grants to support work that will promote greater understanding and engagement among scientific researchers, policymakers, media makers and the broader public.
This blog post by Elizabeth Good Christopherson, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Rita Allen Foundation discusses how our civic lives are changing.
Wendy Liscow, Education Program Director at the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, has been honored with a New Jersey Governor’s Awards in Arts Education Distinguished Service Award. She was among the 100 advocates, leaders, educators and students recognized for their exemplary work, commitment and contributions to arts education in a ceremony May 27 at the Trenton War Memorial.
Every year since 1991, Community Options presents a citizen with the Betty Pendler award. This year’s recipient is Elaine Katz, the senior vice president of Grants and Communications for the Kessler Foundation.
The Foundation announced a $1.5 million grant to create summer jobs for Newark students.
The Citi Foundation and America's Promise Alliance have recently announced the launching of the Youth Opportunity Fund, an initiative to support low-income youth.
The OceanFirst Charity Challenge is a friendly fundraising competition where organizations compete to raise the most money for their cause. Last year's participants raised more than $300,000.