The Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey recently awarded 18 grants totaling over $1.8 million to improve the health and wellness of underserved and vulnerable populations in greater Newark and surrounding low income NJ communities.
Newark Public Schools and Audible, Inc., announced that all Newark Public Schools high school students have listened to The Daily Show host Trevor Noah’s critically acclaimed performance of his poignant memoir, Born a Crime, as a collective student body during the month of May.
After eight years leading one of New Jersey’s largest and most well-known philanthropic organizations, Chris Daggett is retiring as president and CEO of the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation on September 1.
The grants will help close gaps in and accelerate completion of the Circuit Trails, a regional network of interconnected trails totaling eight hundred miles in southeastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
OceanFirst Foundation of Toms River will award $104,000 in grants to 31 central and southern New Jersey charities in the OceanFirst Bank footprint to provide summer camp experiences to children in need of safe, affordable and fun camp programs.
IBM has announced the launch of a five-year, $30 million initiative to bring startup, academic, and enterprise developers together to help communities prevent, respond to, and recover from natural disasters.
The Burke Foundation released a new report, Investing Early: Recommendations for Funding in Early Childhood.
Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation releases new strategic plan guided by the vision of an equitable New Jersey through creative, engaged, and sustainable communities.
For the first half of 2018, the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation awarded 55 grants of nearly $2.7 million to arts, environment, and other nonprofits.