New Jersey Health Initiatives, a statewide grantmaking program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation announced ten recipients of four-year grants to fund multi-sector, community-focused coalitions.
The Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey recently awarded 14 grants totaling $1.2 million to improve the health and wellness of underserved and vulnerable populations in greater Newark and the surrounding Essex County NJ communities.
JPMorganChase and the Mayor of Jersey City, Steven Fulop, announced a $1 million investment over the next two years to Jersey City to fund workforce development.
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.