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Release Date: June 5, 2017

The Rita Allen Foundation has named its 2017 class of Rita Allen Foundation Scholars, celebrating seven young leaders in biomedical science whose research holds exceptional promise for revealing new pathways to advance human health.

Funding Area Health-General & Rehabilitative
Release Date: June 4, 2017

Jon Bon Jovi, the head of the Jon Bon Jovi Soul Foundation will be honored by the National Association of Broadcasters Education and receive a 2017 Service to America Leadership Award for the foundation’s work to end poverty and homelessness.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: May 30, 2017

The Greater Mercer Grants program awards to nonprofits that work with low-income residents and communities.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Children
Release Date: May 23, 2017

JPMorgan Chase & Co. has announced a five-year, $17 million commitment aimed at increasing the number of teens with access to quality summer work experiences.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Youth Development
Release Date: May 10, 2017

The Provident Bank Foundation announced the recipients of their First Cycle 2017 Major Grants, totaling $176,000 for projects and programs across New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/DevelopmentEducationalHealth-General & RehabilitativeHousing/Shelter
Release Date: April 25, 2017

The William Penn Foundation commissioned a new study to see if and how students benefit from being involved in some of its grantee arts programs. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/Humanities
Release Date: April 20, 2017

In the first quarter for 2017, the Westfield Foundation has granted $41,700 to eight organizations in the Westfield area.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: April 18, 2017

A Nicholson-funded report shows the power of hotspotting in providing objective data to support thoughtful, informed local community health planning.

Funding Area Health-General & Rehabilitative
Release Date: April 12, 2017

At its first board meeting of the year, Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation Trustees approved 57 grants totaling $2,692,000 to nonprofit organizations whose work in the arts, education, environment and informed communities impact citizens throughout the state for a better New Jersey.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: April 5, 2017

The Trustees of The Fund for New Jersey awarded $730,000 in grants to non-profit organizations at their March 2017 quarterly Board meeting. Grants were awarded to nine organizations in the areas of immigration, affordable housing, and education.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area EducationalHousing/Shelter
Release Date: March 27, 2017

 The Provident Bank Foundation (PBF) is pleased to announce new Signature Grant opportunities in its Education funding area for 2017.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Educational
Release Date: March 21, 2017

The Nicholson Foundation and the NJ Health Care Quality Institute releases report “Medicaid 2.0: Blueprint for the Future”, in which the plan to redesign and modernize NJ’s Medicaid program.

Funding Area Health-General & Rehabilitative
Release Date: March 14, 2017

The Rita Allen Foundation, the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, and the Democracy Fund have announced an open call for ideas that address the question, How can we improve the flow of accurate information?

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: March 2, 2017

The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation, a national nonprofit dedicated to improving quality of life for individuals living with paralysis, announced it has awarded $721,425 in Quality of Life grants to 102 nonprofit organizations nationwide. 

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: February 22, 2017

The William Penn Foundation has made permanent its interim executive director. Shawn McCaney, 52, interim since November, was the foundation’s choice for the job, after a national search.

Release Date: February 17, 2017

Rita Allen Foundation Announces Science Communication Projects With Grant Partners WGBH and COMPASS.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: February 16, 2017

Arturo Brito, MD MPH, will join The Nicholson Foundation on March 13, 2017 as its Executive Director.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: February 13, 2017

Richard Besser, MD has been named president and chief executive officer of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF).

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: February 7, 2017

Digital Democracy is like YouTube for local government hearings, bolstered with a splash of artificial intelligence.

Release Date: February 6, 2017

The Community Foundation of New Jersey awarded 5,718 unique grants totaling $56 million last year, topping the benchmarks of $44 million distributed by the foundation in 2015. Of those grants, 2,774 unique grants totaling $36.5 million supported nonprofits in New Jersey.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: February 6, 2017

The Community Foundation of New Jersey (CFNJ) has announced that Ayo Sanderson, Executive Director & Head for the US Pharma Division of Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation, has joined its Board of Directors.

Release Date: January 23, 2017

Kessler Foundation has awarded nearly 2.5 million in grants to organizations across the U.S. to support initiatives that create or expand job training and employment initiatives for people with disabilities. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Employment/Jobs
Release Date: January 3, 2017

The Provident Bank Foundation (PBF) is pleased to announce $100,000 in new Signature Grant opportunities in their Community Enrichment funding area for 2017.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/DevelopmentYouth Development
Release Date: December 22, 2016

The Trustees of The Fund for New Jersey awarded $715,000 in grants to non-profit organizations areas of public media, anti-poverty, civil rights & criminal justice, HIV/AIDS prevention and non-profit advocacy.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Civil/Advocacy/PolicyHealth-General & Rehabilitative
Release Date: December 13, 2016

The Board of Trustees of The Chad School Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of Eric E. Stevenson as Executive Director. The Board’s action comes with the fullest confidence that Mr. Stevenson will be an excellent steward of the Foundation’s mission. 

Topic Grantmaking

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