Wells Fargo, United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey and others invest in Camden Works, a new employment initiative that will help the city’s residents take part in its economic resurgence.Funding Area Employment/Jobs
The Campbell Soup Foundation announced more than $1.5 million in grants to 22 organizations as part of the their annual grantmaking cycle.Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/Development
The Smith Family Foundation recently held its second Trenton Stars Awards scholarship fundraiser, recognizing eight community members.Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Educational
The Jon Bon Jovi Soul Foundation partnered with several organizations to help provide funding to help open Joseph's House in its current location in Camden.
Wells Fargo Regional Foundation grants $1 million to Gateway Community Action Partnership.Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/Development
Things are about to get a bit more musical at three Paterson elementary schools thanks to donations from the Save the Music Foundation.Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/Humanities
The Provident Bank Foundation announced that its most recent grant cycle was its largest ever, with $385,000 awarded to organizations in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.Topic Grantmaking
The Trustees of The Fund for New Jersey awarded $278,000 in grants to non-profit organizations at their September 2019 quarterly Board meeting.Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Educational
Local Arts Organizations to Receive $1.2 Million in Grant Funding Through PNC Arts Alive Initiative.Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/Humanities
The New Jersey Historic Trust approved $11,902,723 in grants from the Preserve New Jersey Historic Preservation Fund.Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/Humanities
The Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey surpassed the $150 million mark in total granting since our first grants were awarded in 1997 when we awarded 14 grants totaling just over $2.1 million on September 16th.Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Health-General & Rehabilitative
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation will invest $3.4 million in the Advancing Health Equity Learning Collaborative, a multi-year initiative to unite public and private-sector healthcare entities around Medicaid reforms designed to plug gaps in care related to race, poverty and other factors.Topic Grantmaking
The vision for the Safer Childbirth Cities Initiative collaboration is to foster local solutions that help cities become safer – and more equitable – places to give birth.
In support of local public humanities projects and programming, officials from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities (NJCH) announced it has awarded two Montclair businesses a $5,000 incubation grant.Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/Humanities
The Westfield Foundation Grants $325,000 in first and second quarter of 2019 to arts, health, aging, historic preservation, social services and civic projects.Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/HumanitiesCivil/Advocacy/PolicyHealth-General & RehabilitativeSeniors/Aging
The TD Charitable Foundation, the charitable giving arm of TD Bank, announced it is donating $100,000 to Hurricane Dorian relief efforts across the Bahamas.Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Disaster Response/Relief
The F.M. Kirby Foundation has announced that Justin J. Kiczek will join the organization, effective Sept. 26, as executive vice president.
The Community Foundation of New Jersey (CFNJ) has announced that it is granting a total of $1,268,183 in scholarships to 279 students for the Fall 2019 term.Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Educational
John S. Watson Jr. Named as a Fund Advisor of the Princeton Area Community Foundation’s Bunbury Fund.
The Save the Music Foundation has announced the launch of the J Dilla Music Tech Grant, a program that will fund electronic music creation, recording, and production training for public high school students.Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/Humanities
Helping communities grow is the center of Valley’s corporate citizenship philosophy, investing more than $1 billion in community-building programs, from loans and investments to partnerships.Topic Grantmaking
The Community Foundation of South Jersey has announced a new grant opportunity; Transform South Jersey.Topic Grantmaking
The Provident Bank Foundation has announced Thomas Edison State University in Trenton, NJ, as the recipient of the Foundation’s $100,000 Signature Grant for 2019 in the Education funding priority area.Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Educational
After an extensive search, the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation is pleased to announce Tanuja M. Dehne will become the fourth president and CEO of the Dodge Foundation effective Sept. 9.
The report, Identifying Best Practices for Communications Workforce at Science Philanthropies, was developed through a collaboration by the Rita Allen, Albert and Mary Lasker, and John Templeton Foundations to identify challenges and opportunities in science philanthropy communications.Topic Communications Funding Area Science/Technology
The article examines the key ingredients and processes needed to develop and sustain collaborative learning among grantee organizations, community residents, and other stakeholders and funding partners, as well as the critical role played by technical assistance providers.
The New Jersey State Council on the Arts awarded more than $15.7 million in grant funding to support 700 arts organizations, projects, and artists throughout the state.Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/Humanities
New Jersey leaders seeking to promote affordability, strengthen the economy and provide tax relief for our state’s residents could advance all of these goals by enacting a state income tax deduction for gifts to charity.
The New Jersey Historical Commission approved $2.4 million in grants aimed at bolstering 72 historical preservation organizations such as museums, archives, libraries and historical sites.Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/Humanities
The Burke Foundation, The Nicholson Foundation and Turrell Fund, collectively known as The New Jersey Funders ACEs Collaborative, have released their new report, Adverse Childhood Experiences: Opportunities to Prevent, Protect Against, and Heal from the Effects of ACEs in New Jersey.Funding Area Children