The Fund News

The Fund for New Jersey is proud to announce that for the fourth quarter of 2015 it has awarded grants in the total amount of $605,000 to advance public policies in the areas of public media, anti-poverty, civil rights & criminal justice, HIV/AIDS prevention, and non-profit advocacy. Read the full press release here.

To learn more about recent efforts by The Fund’s grantees, read our November/December 2015 grantee news update.

To learn more about recent efforts by The Fund’s grantees, read our October 2015 grantee news update.

Third Quarter Grants Awarded

The Fund for New Jersey is proud to announce that for the third quarter of 2015 it has awarded grants in the total amount of $375,000 to advance public policies in the areas of public education, civil rights & criminal justice, workforce development, and lead paint abatement education & advocacy. Read the full press release here.

Summer Grantee News

To learn more about recent efforts by The Fund’s grantees, read our grantee news update from Summer 2015.

The Passing of Judge Dickinson Debevoise

The Trustees and staff of The Fund for New Jersey honor the legacy of our longtime Trustee U.S. District Judge Dickinson Debevoise, who died August 14, 2015. We extend our deepest condolences to Judge Debevoise’s four daughters and their families. He will be missed by all of us at The Fund for New Jersey. For more information, read the full announcement.

February Grantee News

To learn more about recent efforts by The Fund’s grantees, read our February grantee news update.

January Grantee News

To learn more about recent efforts by The Fund’s grantees, read our January grantee news update.

Second Quarter Grants Awarded

The Fund for New Jersey is proud to announce that for the second quarter of 2015 it has awarded grants in the total amount of $855,000 to advance public policies in the areas of climate change, water quality, criminal justice reform, and vulnerable communities. Read the full press release here.

May Grantee News

To learn more about recent efforts by The Fund’s grantees, read our May grantee news update.

March/April Grantee News

To learn more about recent efforts by The Fund’s grantees, read our March/April grantee news update.

First Quarter Grants Awarded

The Fund for New Jersey is proud to announce that for the first quarter of 2015 it has awarded grants in the total amount of $590,000 to advance public policies in the areas of affordable housing, immigration, preschool expansion, public media, and budget. Read the full press release here.

The Passing of Len Lieberman

It is with great sadness that the Trustees and staff of The Fund for New Jersey share the news of the passing of our longtime friend, colleague, Chair, and co-Trustee, Leonard Lieberman, who passed away January 3, 2015.  We extend our deepest sympathies to Len’s beloved wife Arlene, his daughters, grandchildren, and extended family and to his countless friends in Newark, in New Jersey, and beyond. Len Lieberman will be profoundly missed by all of us at The Fund for New Jersey. For more information, read the full announcement.