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Release Date: August 6, 2019

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.

Release Date: August 5, 2019

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
Release Date: August 2, 2019

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.

Release Date: August 1, 2019

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
Release Date: July 30, 2019

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
Release Date: July 24, 2019

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
Release Date: July 18, 2019

At their 10th Annual Scholarship Dinner, the OceanFirst Foundation awarded $200,000 to 140 students from central Jersey. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Higher Education
Release Date: June 28, 2019

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
Release Date: June 27, 2019

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
Release Date: June 26, 2019

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
Release Date: June 26, 2019

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
Release Date: June 24, 2019

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
Release Date: June 20, 2019

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
Release Date: June 14, 2019

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
Release Date: June 14, 2019

Prudential Financial Inc. announced the Prudential Foundation has named a new president, effective immediately.

Release Date: June 13, 2019

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
Release Date: June 12, 2019

The company may be a technological force to be reckoned with, but Panasonic officials say their philanthropic bells ring nearly as loud.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: June 12, 2019

Newark Arts has announced $100,000 in grants to 33 local arts organizations, designed to drive deeper, more impactful and equitable support for disenfranchised communities. 

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: June 10, 2019

The Campbell Soup Company has announced grants to 31 nonprofit organizations across the country in the amount of $595,000 in total.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: June 4, 2019

The 2020 year for the Victoria Foundation will be a year of thought, planning, and strategic assessment to ensure their grantmaking continues to address the needs, challenges, and opportunities of Newark. 

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: May 1, 2019

The Campbell Soup Foundation has chosen its 2019 Community Impact Grant recipients, with 31 nonprofits receiving a total of $595,000 — including several organizations in the food company’s home city of Camden.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/Development
Release Date: April 30, 2019

As public education in Newark undergoes another major transition, a new non-profit organization is launching with a bold vision for what’s possible. 

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area EducationalNewark Funders
Release Date: April 24, 2019

Prudential Financial Inc. said it plans to commit more than $180 million through 2025 to support the opportunity youth — approximately 350 million people aged 15-29 who lack access to school, training or regular jobs — with about a third of the investment going toward the Newark area.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Youth Development
Release Date: April 23, 2019

At their first board meeting of the year, Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation trustees in March approved $2.7 million in 60 grants to New Jersey nonprofit organizations for work in the arts, education, environment, and informed communities.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Arts/Culture/HumanitiesEducationalEnvironment
Release Date: April 18, 2019

The Nicholson Foundation, The Henry and Marilyn Taub Foundation and The Burke Foundation join New Jersey Department of Health in supporting the implementation of Centering as model of choice across five sites in the state.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area ChildrenWomen and Girls
Release Date: April 18, 2019

The Panasonic Foundation and the Hispanic Heritage Foundation will launch a Code as a Second Language effort in four cities across the country starting with Newark, NJ.

Topic Grantmaking
Release Date: April 17, 2019

New Jersey leaders should pursue a broad range of policy options to expand opportunity so that everyone in New Jersey—no matter who they are, where they live, or how much money they make—can live the healthiest life possible, says a report released by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

Release Date: April 17, 2019

The Provident Bank Foundation announced the recipients of its First Cycle 2019 Major Grants, totaling $215,000.

Topic Grantmaking Funding Area Community Improvement/DevelopmentEducationalYouth Development
Release Date: April 8, 2019

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) announced that Julie Morita, MD, the current commissioner of the Chicago Department of Public Health, has been named executive vice president, overseeing all programming, policy, research, and communications activities.

Release Date: March 27, 2019

Kessler Foundation has awarded approximately $2.5 million in 2018 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