Audible.com is profiled in a National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy that shows companies can help their communities in ways beyond traditional monetary support.
The F. M. Kirby Foundation announced 222 grants totaling $12.9 million were made in 2018 to nonprofit organizations working create strong and healthy communities and foster self-reliance.
Aishah Miller has been named the new Executive Director of The Wells Fargo Regional Foundation, a role she officially assumed at the end of last year.
The Montclair Foundation has awarded $42,000 in grants to seven nonprofits that serve the Montclair community and beyond.
The Prudential Foundation, which has focused on both on place-based philanthropy in its home of Newark, New Jersey, and on globally inclusive economies, has supported the performance and education work of the Alvin Ailey Foundation since 1984.
The United Way of Passaic County announced grants between $10,000 and $15,000 to four local non-profits to help tackle hunger issues in Passaic County and Paterson, where 37% of residents are “food insecure.”
The Westfield Foundation in 2018 granted more than $278,000 to 26 different agencies in and around Westfield.
The Trustees of The Fund for New Jersey awarded $350,000 in grants to non-profit organizations at their December 2018 quarterly Board meeting.
The VH1 Save the Music Foundation presented the Paterson School 24 with a donation of over 40 musical instruments.