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.
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 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
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
The Atlantic City Community Fund announced plans to award $28,000 to 7 community services groups, it's first annual class of grants ever awarded.Topic Grantmaking
At their 10th Annual Scholarship Dinner, the OceanFirst Foundation awarded $200,000 to 140 students from central Jersey.Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Higher Education
The New Jersey Council for the Humanities (NJCH) recently awarded $250,383 in Action Grant funding to sixteen organizations.Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Human Services
The Trustees of The Fund for New Jersey awarded $1,335,000 in grants to non-profit organizations at their June 2019 quarterly Board meeting.Topic Grantmaking
The Jewish Women’s Foundation of New Jersey has awarded $152,246 in competitive grants to seven local nonprofit organizations that work to transform the lives of women and girls.Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Women and Girls
The Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey recently awarded 16 grants totaling just over $2.4 million to improve the health and wellness of underserved and vulnerable populations in greater Newark and surrounding low income NJ communities.Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Health-General & Rehabilitative
The Princeton Area Community Foundation has awarded more than $90,000 in scholarships to area high school and college students.Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Educational
The Victoria Foundation is giving $800,000 to organizations supporting projects at Newark public schools that fall outside of regular budgets during the 2019-2020 school year.Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Educational
Prudential Financial Inc. announced the Prudential Foundation has named a new president, effective immediately.
The Sixers Youth Foundation officially opened the doors to a new basketball court and education facility at the Jackie Robinson Community Center in Camden.Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/Development
A new report finds Newark’s public schools made substantial progress from 2006 through the final year of state control of Newark’s schools in 2018.Topic About Philanthropy
The company may be a technological force to be reckoned with, but Panasonic officials say their philanthropic bells ring nearly as loud.Topic Grantmaking