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Release Date: October 25, 2017

The Fund for New Jersey awarded $167,000 in grants to non-profit organizations in the areas of public education, environmental sustainability, healthcare, workers’ rights, tax reform, and gun violence prevention.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area EducationalEnvironmentHealth-General & Rehabilitative
Release Date: October 24, 2017

The New Jersey Council for the Humanities is excited to announce that their new website – njhumanities.org – is live and ready to be explored.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: October 24, 2017

The five-year initiative is designed to improve diabetes care and health outcomes for vulnerable and underserved populations in the United States.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Health-General & Rehabilitative
Release Date: October 23, 2017

JPMorgan Chase has awarded a total of $5 million to the Florida Community Loan Fund (FCLF) and New Jersey Community Capital (NJCC) to increase affordable housing in Central Florida. NJCC joined FCLF to receive the award in Orlando.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Housing/Shelter
Release Date: October 23, 2017

Learn more about the Westfield Foundation, and its Executive Director, who has been at the helm for 23 years.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: October 18, 2017

Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp., a CNJG member, has partnered with New Jersey Audubon to create new habitat for bees, butterflies and birds at the Black Bear Golf Club at Crystal Springs Resort in Franklin, New Jersey.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Environment
Release Date: October 15, 2017

The Foundation distributed over $93,000 in Q3 to support rising talent performances in area schools, upgrades to a computer lab, and establishing a Youth Volunteer Experience Program. They also announced their new Executive Board for 2017-2018.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area EducationalYouth Development
Release Date: October 11, 2017

The fifth report in The Fund’s Crossroads NJ series has been released.

Topic Public Policy
Release Date: October 11, 2017

CNJG member Johnson & Johnson is sited in new research about corporate alignment with the UN sustainable development goals.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: October 2, 2017

Michael Bzdak, global director of employee engagement at Global Community Impact at Johnson & Johnson, believes nongovernmental organizations are well-positioned to turn up their advocacy efforts, and get the right players to the table in making and following through on new commitments and partnerships.

Topic Corporate Philanthropy/CSR
Release Date: September 30, 2017

OceanFirst Foundation awarded $43,000 in grants to 13 charities from central and southern New Jersey that serve members of the military through its Home Runs for Heroes Program.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/Development
Release Date: September 20, 2017

The gift will help double the size of the complex, adding studios, classrooms and administration offices.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/Humanities
Release Date: September 19, 2017

The Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey recently awarded 17 grants totaling $1.95 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 & RehabilitativeMental Health/Crisis Intervention
Release Date: September 18, 2017

The F.M. Kirby Foundation welcomes Diana L. Kostas as Treasurer and Secretary and Erin C. Clifford as Communications and Program Associate.

Topic About Philanthropy
Release Date: September 14, 2017

The damage wrought by Hurricane Irma has sparked a fresh wave of giving from corporate America.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Disaster Response/Relief
Release Date: September 14, 2017

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has awarded National 4-H Council a $4.6 million grant to improve the health of 1,000 communities across the nation over the next ten years.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Health-General & Rehabilitative
Release Date: September 14, 2017

CNJG’s newest member, the VH1 Save the Music Foundation donated over 200 musical instruments to NPS, helping celebrate National Arts in Education Week.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/Humanities
Release Date: September 14, 2017

The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey has pledged $100,000 in direct grants and a special matching gifts program to help the victims of Hurricane Irma in Florida.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Disaster Response/Relief
Release Date: September 13, 2017

CNJG members included in the Executive Women of New Jersey's, "A Seat at the Table" honor roll.

Topic About Philanthropy
Release Date: September 11, 2017

The Allergan Foundation will donate $150,000 to help victims of Hurricane Irma.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Disaster Response/Relief
Release Date: September 11, 2017

Wells Fargo announced it is donating a total of $1.1 million to support Hurricane Irma relief efforts in Florida and the Caribbean.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Disaster Response/Relief
Release Date: September 11, 2017

The William Penn Foundation recently awarded $17 million in grants related to providing public access to, or cleanup of, the Delaware River watershed, with a commitment of $30 million through 2017.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: September 11, 2017

The Philadelphia-based William Penn Foundation has announced the launch of a two-year, $2 million community-based initiative to connect children and families in the city's low-income neighborhoods to informal literacy-rich learning opportunities.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: September 11, 2017

Bank of America today announced that it is directing $1 million in funding from the Bank of America Charitable Foundation to aid the victims of Hurricane Irma.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Disaster Response/Relief
Release Date: September 9, 2017

United Airlines is providing bonus miles, matching funds raised for relief, and added extra flights out of South Florida in preparation of Hurricane Irma's impact on the mainland. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Disaster Response/Relief
Release Date: September 5, 2017

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) is extending assistance to its members living in communities impacted by Hurricane Harvey, and through The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey, has pledged $100,000 in direct grants and a special matching gifts program.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Disaster Response/Relief
Release Date: September 1, 2017

Subaru of America, Inc. announced its donation of $100,000 to support those affected by Hurricane Harvey in Texas and Louisiana, through its ongoing support of the American Red Cross. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Disaster Response/Relief
Release Date: August 31, 2017

M&T Bank, Verizon, FirstEnergy, IBM, and PNC join the large corporate philanthropic response to the devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey.

Funding Area Disaster Response/Relief
Release Date: August 31, 2017

The I Am Trenton Community Foundation is giving nearly $20,000 in grants to local people and projects they say "believe in Trenton" and are committed to improving the community.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Trenton/Mercer County
Release Date: August 31, 2017

Novo Nordisk and Discovery Education are challenging elementary school students to come up with new ways to help their neighbors make healthier lifestyle choices while leading more active lives.

Topic Grantmaking

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