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Release Date: February 4, 2020

Kessler Foundation has awarded over $2.4 million in 2019 in grants to organizations across the U.S. to support initiatives that create or expand job training and employment programs for people with disabilities. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Employment/Jobs
Release Date: January 27, 2020

We activated our Emergency Response Fund today, and I want to offer a special word of thanks to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), which stepped forward with a catalytic donation of $1 million.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: January 22, 2020

Jon Bon Jovi and wife, Dorothea, opened their first JBJ Soul Kitchen on a college campus at Rutgers University-Newark to address college students' struggles with food insecurity. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Food/Agriculture/Nutrition
Release Date: January 17, 2020

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is delighted to announce the appointment of Maisha Simmons as director of the Foundation’s New Jersey program team, where she will lead our efforts to build a healthier, more equitable New Jersey for everyone who calls our state home.

Release Date: January 16, 2020

The F. M. Kirby Foundation Board of Trustees announced 227 grants totaling $13.2 million were made in 2019 to nonprofit organizations working to foster self-reliance and create strong, healthy communities.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: January 16, 2020

Following the completion of the 8th year of the Campbell’s Healthy Communities program, Campbell reports on their progress in Camden.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: January 13, 2020

The Princeton Area Community Foundation and the Burke Foundation have teamed up to award more than $600,000 in grants to New Jersey nonprofits, they announced this week.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: January 9, 2020

On January 8th, a number of dedicated volunteers and supporters came together at the Trenton Free Public Library as I Am Trenton Community Foundation and Isles, Inc. awarded more than $40,000 in grants to eight successful applicants of the Old Trenton Neighborhood grant round for 2020.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Trenton/Mercer County
Release Date: January 8, 2020

The Community Foundation of New Jersey and Visiting Nurse Association establish Somerset Hills Community Health Foundation.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: January 7, 2020

The FirstEnergy Foundation surprised deserving organizations across the company's service area with grants totaling $100,000 as part of its annual holiday "Gifts of the Season" campaign.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: January 7, 2020

The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation and Rutgers Institute for Ethical Leadership are excited to announce the launch of The Nonprofit Professionals of Color Collective, a new monthly leadership series beginning this month. 

Topic Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Release Date: December 30, 2019

The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation in Morristown, New Jersey, has announced fifty-three grants totaling $1.9 million.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: December 30, 2019

The New Jersey Council for the Humanities (NJCH) recently awarded $75,300 in Incubation Grant funding to six organizations.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: December 26, 2019

In December, The Fund for New Jersey announced grants totaling more than $287,000 to four nonprofits in the Garden State.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: December 23, 2019

In 2019, The Provident Bank Foundation awarded $1.3 million in funding to 138 organizations in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: December 23, 2019

The Philadelphia-based William Penn Foundation has announced grants totaling nearly $20 million in support of education, public spaces, and the environment.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: December 19, 2019

The Allergan Foundation has awarded a total of $10 million in charitable grants in 2019.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: December 16, 2019

Five local groups received awards totaling $5,500 during the Campbell Soup Foundation's 15th networking breakfast.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: November 22, 2019

A third Jon Bon Jovi Soul Kitchen community restaurant will open Jan. 23 on the campus of Rutgers-Newark at the university’s Paul Robeson Campus Center on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard in Newark.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: November 22, 2019

Founded in 2008, the Newark Charter School Fund was created to help create high-quality school options for Newark students. In December, the Fund will cease operations.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Educational
Release Date: November 18, 2019

The Princeton Area Community Foundation’s Fund for Women and Girls has awarded $186,000 in grants to 13 local nonprofits to fund programs that serve economically vulnerable women and children.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Women and Girls
Release Date: November 10, 2019

Homeless veterans set to move into permanent digs, with a touch of stardom.

Funding Area Housing/Shelter
Release Date: November 9, 2019

Audiobook company Audible is helping transform Newark, New Jersey, bringing in jobs and hope for residents. 

Funding Area Employment/Jobs
Release Date: November 8, 2019

Three CNJG Members (Community Foundation of New Jersey, Princeton Area Community Foundation, and United Way of Central Jersey) are top-rated charities according to Charity Navigator.

Release Date: November 7, 2019

Fourteen hospitals and health systems, including RWJBarnabas Health, announced on Wednesday a commitment of over $700 million for place-based investing to create strong and healthy communities.

Funding Area Health-General & Rehabilitative
Release Date: November 4, 2019

The Nicholson Foundation is announcing that it has determined the timeline for fulfilling its plan to spend down. 

Release Date: October 29, 2019

In 2018, Valley invested $1.6 billion to strengthen and support the communities the bank serves.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: October 28, 2019

Tata Consultancy Services Launches second year of “Ignite Innovation Student Challenge” and also wins award for corporate citizenship.

Release Date: October 28, 2019

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
Release Date: October 17, 2019

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

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