Summary of Grants Awarded for 2017

First Quarter

A $45,000 general operating grant to protect federal programs for children, expand the availability of and access to preschool, and to advance other policies that benefit low-income children and their families.

An $85,000 program grant to advance policies to prevent detention of undocumented immigrants and to ensure more humane conditions of detention.

A $160,000 general operating grant to expand access to housing that is affordable in geographic areas of opportunity and to combat residential segregation.

A $50,000 general operating grant, in partnership with Wind of the Spirit, to advance strong state and municipal policies that will improve opportunities for New Jersey’s immigrant residents.

A $100,000 general operating grant to advance state and federal policies that expand access to housing that is affordable and to combat homelessness.

A $50,000 general operating grant to advance strong local and state policies and to empower immigrants to fully participate in policymaking to create a more welcoming Garden State.

A $125,000 general operating grant to build a strong statewide coalition to advance immigrant-friendly state and local policies in New Jersey, with an emphasis on advancing its model Fair and Welcoming Policy and developing an effective communications strategy.

New Jersey Coalition for Diverse and Inclusive Schools, Inc.

A $65,000 general operating grant to address segregation in New Jersey’s public schools and to develop remedies that foster integration.

A $50,000 general operating grant, in partnership with Faith in New Jersey, to advance strong state and municipal policies that will improve opportunities for New Jersey’s immigrant residents.