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Release Date: March 18, 2020

Novartis has announced the launch of a $20m response fund to support communities around the world which have been most impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Topic COVID-19Grantmaking
Release Date: March 18, 2020

JPMorgan Chase today announced a $50 million global philanthropic commitment to address the immediate public health and long-term economic challenges from the COVID-19 global pandemic.

Topic COVID-19Grantmaking
Release Date: March 17, 2020

Catherine Wilson, President & CEO of United Way of Greater Newark (UWGN), announced today that the organization has taken the lead in setting up a Community COVID-19 Fund. 

Topic COVID-19Grantmaking
Release Date: March 17, 2020

Bank of America today announced it is committing $100 million to support local communities in need as the world faces unprecedented challenges from the coronavirus. 

Topic COVID-19Grantmaking
Release Date: March 16, 2020

The Princeton Area Community Foundation has assembled a coalition of funders to create a COVID-19 Relief & Recovery Fund to help support nonprofits working with the most vulnerable residents in Mercer County and the surrounding region.

Topic COVID-19Grantmaking
Release Date: March 16, 2020

We have a longtime commitment to supporting our hometown communities, and that commitment is critical in times of urgent need. To make the most immediate impact, we are donating $1 million in cash and food to food banks in the communities where we operate.

Topic COVID-19Grantmaking
Release Date: March 16, 2020

Red Bank-based OceanFirst Bank said Monday it is taking precautionary measures regarding the COVID-19 virus to protect customers, employees and communities by offering borrower relief programs for businesses, and for residential mortgages and consumer loans.

Topic COVID-19Grantmaking
Release Date: March 16, 2020

Morristown Medical Center has received a commitment of $50,000 from The Rippel Foundation to "to help the nonprofit hospital maintain its efforts to help prevent the spread of the virus and avoid disruptions in critical services", announced Atlantic Health System.

Topic COVID-19Grantmaking
Release Date: March 13, 2020

With the closure of Newark schools until at least March 30 as a result of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), a non-profit organization has donated 104 WiFi hotspots to Hawthorn Avenue School so students can access the internet to continue learning.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: March 13, 2020

With the support of the New Jersey Children's Foundation, Project Ready was able to purchase Sprint hotspots, which will provide free, high-speed internet access for at least four years.

Topic COVID-19Grantmaking
Release Date: March 13, 2020

Subaru of America, Inc. today announced its donation of more than $24 million to national and local charities resulting from the 2019 Subaru Share the Love® Event.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: March 9, 2020

HFNJ recently awarded 11 grants totaling just under $200,000 to help ensure a complete count in the 2020 Census.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: March 5, 2020

The Princeton Area Community Foundation has awarded $40,000 in grants to four local nonprofits working to ensure an accurate count in the 2020 Census.

Release Date: March 5, 2020

TD Charitable Foundation, the charitable giving arm of TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank®, today awarded 30 affordable housing development organizations from Maine to Florida a total of $3.75 million through its Housing for Everyone grant competition.

Funding Area Housing/Shelter
Release Date: March 4, 2020

Newark Arts, one of the city’s prominent organizations championing equitable arts development, has announced the launch of Newark Creates: A Community Cultural Plan.

Funding Area Arts/Culture/Humanities
Release Date: March 3, 2020

The Community Foundation of New Jersey today announced it has contributed $80,000 toward a pooled fund focused on ensuring an accurate and complete census count in New Jersey in 2020.

Release Date: March 3, 2020

With a one-year pilot grant from the Reitman Foundation, John O'Neill, PhD, and Amanda Botticello, PhD, MPH, will examine the outcomes of the NAS Program.

Funding Area ChildrenHealth-General & Rehabilitative
Release Date: February 22, 2020

The Community Foundation of South Jersey announces the five communities in the inaugural cohort of Transform South Jersey Heart 7 Soul Communities.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: February 12, 2020

The New Jersey Bankers Association announced Wednesday that its philanthropic arm, the New Jersey Bankers Charitable Foundation, will provide Rider University and Rutgers University with funds to support their veterans educational initiatives.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area EducationalVeterans
Release Date: February 12, 2020

During fiscal 2019, the KearnyBank Foundation contributed nearly $800,000 to a broad range of charitable groups and organizations across New Jersey and beyond. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/DevelopmentEducationalHousing/Shelter
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 COVID-19Grantmaking
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

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 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 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

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