The Community Foundation of South Jersey (CFSJ) Camden Food Innovation Fund has awarded $80,000 in grants to three local organizations for programs that innovatively increase access to healthy food and create economic opportunity in Camden City.
Creative organizations throughout the state received a total of more than $15.7 million in grants from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts. That total is nearly $100,000 more than what was awarded in 2013.
Dr. Donald Schwarz starts his new job at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation in Princeton, where his mission is making good health contagious by fostering a “culture of health” across America.
Celebrating a decade of philanthropy in 2014, The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey has announced the awarding of $1,070,000 in grants to 20 New Jersey non-profit organizations, including a special award in recognition of the Foundation’s 1,000th grant.
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey is making an investment of nearly $1 million in the state’s urban communities, the health insurer has announced.
The Trustees of the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation recently approved $4.4 million in 90 grants to arts, education, environment and media nonprofit organizations throughout New Jersey.
The Princeton Area Community Foundation, the community foundation serving central New Jersey, has awarded $475,000 in competitive grants to 19 local nonprofit organizations that build social capital (the shared will and networks needed to tackle community problems) and provide opportunities to low-income individuals and families.
A new nonpartisan resource, "Foundation Funding for U.S. Democracy," provides data about foundations and their democracy-related grantmaking in a structured, contextualized, and visual format. Developed by the Foundation Center with support from a consortium of funders, the project documents foundation support across several key areas: campaign and election processes, governing institutions and processes, information and media, and public engagement and voting.
Michael Bzdak, Executive Director, Corporate Contributions, Johnson & Johnson shares his experience of business- education partnerships with the Johnson & Johnson Bridge to Employment (BTE) programme.
Council of New Jersey Grantmakers’ Affinity Group Announces $1M Investment in Expanding Early Education: Cornerstone Funding from Turrell Fund, Challenge Grant from Foundation for Newark’s Future Help Launch Shared Investment Strategy Among New Jersey Funders.