Princeton Community Foundation Awards Grants
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.
The grants, supporting organizations that create shared will and networks to tackle community problems, target greater Mercer County through the Community Foundation’s signature program, Greater Mercer Grants.
The Community Foundation collaborates with the Harbourton Foundation and charitable funds established at the Foundation by individuals and families to support this signature program, including: Tristan Beplat Fund, B.S. Berlin Foundation Fund, Blair Family Fund, Charles L. and Ann Lee Brown Fund, James E. & Diane W. Burke Fund, Judith and William Burks Fund, Jane M. Campbell Fund, Esther Y. Eure Fund, Archer & Thomas Harvey Fund, Robert Wood Johnson Jr. Fund, Kuser Arts Fund, LVC Fund, Princeton Youth Fund, Leroy E. “Brick” Purvis Charitable Fund, Barbara B. Smoyer Memorial Fund, Marjorie R. Smoyer Fund, Stanley C. Smoyer Fund, Speir Fund, Frank E. Taplin Jr. Fund, Weymar Fund, Whitehead Fund, Willy N. Fund, the Zing Fund.