The Fund for New Jersey is proud to announce that for the second quarter of 2016 it has awarded grants in the total amount of $890,000 to advance public policies in the areas of climate change and clean air, water quality, transportation, and criminal justice reform and social justice. Read the full press release here.
It is widely documented that New Jersey has one of the best public education systems in the country. However, disparities persist and are correlated with segregation, both economic and racial. New Jersey has one of the most segregated public school systems in the nation. In fact, only two states have more segregated schools than the Garden State. Read the full policy paper.
The Fund for New Jersey works to improve the quality of public policy decision‑making on the most significant issues affecting the people of New Jersey and our region.