Merck Foundation announces new initiative, Bridging the Gap: Reducing Disparities in Diabetes Care (Bridging the Gap), to increase access to high-quality diabetes care and reduce health disparities for vulnerable and underserved populations in the United States.
The Provident Bank Foundation (PBF) has announced Children’s Specialized Hospital Foundation in Mountainside, N.J. as the recipient of the Foundation’s $100,000 “Signature” Grant in the Health, Youth and Families funding priority area.
While Percy “Pi” Chubb passed away in March 2016, his legacy endures and, as of this week, will touch the lives of thousands of Newark school children.
The Trustees of The Fund for New Jersey awarded $310,000 in grants to non-profit organizations at their September 2016 quarterly Board meeting.
Last year, New Jersey collected approximately $400 million in estate taxes. Starting in 2018, New Jersey will stop collecting estate taxes. So, what will come of that $400 million in unexpected wealth going forward?
Our associates in Florida, the Florida Philanthropic Network have created a resource page on their website where they’ll be sharing updates on what’s happening in Florida and how philanthropy is responding.
Officials from the Community Foundation of New Jersey, Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation and Victoria Foundation joined Newark Public Schools on Wednesday, Oct. 5 at Central Avenue School to announce and celebrate the creation of the Pi Chubb Newark Field Trip Fund, a $1 million dollar fund ensuring generations of Newark children don’t miss out on field trip opportunities.
The Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey recently awarded 15 grants totaling $2.35 million to improve the health and wellness of underserved and vulnerable populations in greater Newark and surrounding low income NJ communities.
The I Am Trenton Community Foundation has awarded $10,000 in grants to nonprofit organizations serving across the city.
Last night, Chris Daggett of the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, Risa Lavazzo-Mourey of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and Nina Stack, President of the Council of New Jersey Grantmakers (CNJG), were named among of LeadNJ (LNJ)’s “30 Leaders for 30 Years” at its special anniversary gala.