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Release Date: May 29, 2018

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.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Disaster Response/Relief
Release Date: May 24, 2018

The Burke Foundation released a new report, Investing Early: Recommendations for Funding in Early Childhood.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Children
Release Date: May 22, 2018

Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation releases new strategic plan guided by the vision of an equitable New Jersey through creative, engaged, and sustainable communities.

Topic Strategy & Collaboration
Release Date: May 20, 2018

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.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: May 18, 2018

The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey announced its first round of 2018 awards to 16 non-profit organizations for health and cultural programs throughout New Jersey.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/HumanitiesHealth-General & Rehabilitative
Release Date: May 16, 2018

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey(UWGPSNJ) announced a $14.1 million-dollar investment from its Impact Fund to fight intergenerational poverty throughout the region. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Public Social Benefits
Release Date: May 11, 2018

The Provident Bank Foundation (PBF) has announced the recipients of its First Cycle 2018 Major Grants, totaling more than $200,000 for projects and programs across New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

Release Date: May 1, 2018

OceanFirst Foundation of Toms River has awarded $150,000 in grants to nonprofits throughout central and southern New Jersey through its Arts and Cultural Grant Program.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: April 19, 2018

OceanFirst Foundation is thrilled to announce plans to help even more schools create their very own “classroom of the future” this year. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Educational
Release Date: April 10, 2018

Prudential Financial today announced $30 million in grants to support non-profit organizations in Newark. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/HumanitiesEducationalPublic Social Benefits
Release Date: April 5, 2018

Philadelphia’s William Penn Foundation says it is injecting an additional $42 million into protecting the Delaware River watershed, an area encompassing thousands of square miles that provides drinking water and recreation to people in four states.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Environment
Release Date: April 5, 2018

 The Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey recently awarded eight grants totaling over $700 thousand to improve the health and wellness of underserved and vulnerable populations in greater Newark and surrounding low income NJ communities.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: March 29, 2018

The Princeton Area Community Foundation awarded more than $600,000 in Community Impact and Capacity Building Grants to 16 local nonprofit organizations.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/HumanitiesCommunity Improvement/DevelopmentEducational
Release Date: March 22, 2018

The Fund for New Jersey Awards has awarded $756,000 to nine organizations working in the areas of immigration, affordable housing, education and anti-poverty.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area EducationalHousing/Shelter
Release Date: March 19, 2018

Elaine Katz from the Kessler Foundation authored this GrantCraft blog post about how the recent recession has paved new avenues for collaboration. She sees more models (i.e. learning networks, funder syndicates, and venture models), that highlight collaborative funding as an increasingly popular and practical option for funders.

Topic Strategy & Collaboration
Release Date: March 13, 2018

The Best Places to Work in New Jersey awards program recognizes and honors the state’s top employers who show a dedication to their employees’ professional growth and quality of life.

Topic About Philanthropy
Release Date: March 13, 2018

New Jersey SEEDS announced that its 2018 Leading Change Benefit will honor the accomplishments of William V. Engel, Esq. and Neha Pathak, M.D.. Mr. Engel serves as CNJG’s 1st Vice Chair on the Board.

Topic About Philanthropy
Release Date: March 12, 2018

The Sixers Youth Foundation announced the addition of five new Board Members and the appointment of its new chairperson.

Topic About Philanthropy
Release Date: March 2, 2018

The Newark Charter School Fund addresses Charter School sector-specific issues while working to achieve quality, advocacy, equity and collaboration across the district.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: February 23, 2018

Cheryl Green Rosario, Wyndham’s Director of Corporate Social Responsibility & Philanthropy, was asked by the US Department of State to speak in 5 cities throughout China about Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).

Topic Corporate Philanthropy/CSR
Release Date: February 23, 2018

Audible Inc., distributed 2,000 brand new tablets to high school students on Thursday, with plans on giving away a total of 15,000 tablets to every Newark high school student and their teachers.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: February 13, 2018

The Board of Directors of the Community Foundation of South Jersey (CFSJ) has hired Anthony “Andy” Fraizer as their new Executive Director effective March 19, 2018. 

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: February 13, 2018

PSEG has announced that Barb Short will be the company's new Chief Diversity Officer. 

Topic Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Release Date: February 12, 2018

Leveraging its Matching Grants Program from over 840 community members, the Partners for Health Foundation awarded grants totaling more than $900,000 to local non-profits in the areas of hunger and homelessness prevention.

Release Date: February 12, 2018

Audible Inc. announced the first class of theater commissions selected to receive support from its fund dedicated to the commission and development of innovative English-language works from playwrights around the globe. 

Topic Grantmaking

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