Category Archives: Opportunities

Dodge Partners with New Jersey Health Initiatives to Support Build It Green Competition

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BIG Competition Aims to Spark Innovative Stormwater Management Solutions in New Jersey Communities The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation and New Jersey Health Initiatives recently awarded $165,000 in matching grants to New Jersey Future in support of the new Build It … Continue reading

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An Excellent Opportunity To Join the Dodge Poetry Team

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We’re Hiring! Dodge Poetry Program Seeks Assistant Director The Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Program, a signature project of the Dodge Foundation in Morristown, NJ, seeks a collaborative, creative team member to help produce the largest poetry event in North America … Continue reading

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Grant Opportunity from Crayola for NJ Schools

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Crayola has partnered with Dodge and the New Jersey Principals and Supervisors Association to offer six “Champion Creatively Alive Children” leadership grants exclusively for New Jersey schools. Selection is based on the best ideas that integrate creativity across the curriculum … Continue reading

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Update on the New Jersey Recovery Fund and an Announcement

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In the days immediately following Hurricane Sandy, the Dodge Foundation partnered with the Community Foundation of New Jersey and several of our philanthropic colleagues to establish the New Jersey Recovery Fund, which currently totals more than $3 million. We have been fielding … Continue reading

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Opportunity: Make GOOD Art Challenge

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Attention! The folks at GOOD Maker want your best proposals to help your community come alive through the arts: “Creating opportunities for people to experience art in deep and meaningful ways is key to sustaining vibrant, healthy communities. When we’re … Continue reading

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How to Connect With Others in 3 Easy Steps

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One of the most prominent features of the new Dodge website is our “Connect With Others” map. This interactive map of New Jersey invites nonprofits (whether you are a Dodge grantee or not) to: Put your organization on the map … Continue reading

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Grant Opportunity: ArtPlace

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Webinar on developing your Letter of Inquiry: Monday, October 3 at 3pm. Register here. Letter of Inquiry Deadline: Tuesday, November 15, 2011. Learn more about the LOI here. “ArtPlace believes that art, culture and creativity expressed powerfully through place can create … Continue reading

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Poetry Fridays: Summer Programs for Teachers

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Michele Russo, Poetry Coordinator Our blog today focuses on some of the most important professionals in our society—teachers.  The demands of being a teacher make it feel like a juggling challenge where every few minutes someone throws something new at … Continue reading

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NJ Future Smart Growth Photo Contest

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Our friends over at New Jersey Future launched a photo contest yesterday to help capture what “smart growth” looks like in New Jersey, with the grand prize winner receiving $500. NJ Future’s Dan Fatton is taking part in Dodge’s  new … Continue reading

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Opportunity: Leadership Training with ANJEC

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Dodge grantee, the Association of New Jersey Environmental Commissions (ANJEC), helps environmental commissions in New Jersey as well as individuals, and local and state agencies to preserve natural resources and promote sustainable communities. They are currently accepting applications for their … Continue reading

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Apply for the Neighborhood Excellence Initiative

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Our fellow funders here in New Jersey, Bank of America, are calling for nonprofits to submit a proposal for their Neighborhood Excellence Initiative® which funds “Neighborhood Builders,” “Local Heroes,” and “Student Leaders.” See below for full details: Neighborhood Excellence Initiative Bank … Continue reading

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Nominate Your Volunteers!

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Molly de Aguiar, Program Associate Most non-profits could not exist without their volunteers. If you’re a New Jersey non-profit – or simply know someone who selflessly gives to their communities – here’s a wonderful way to recognize and honor volunteers: … Continue reading

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Call for New Jersey Artists

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Elaine Rastocky, Program Associate The third floor of 14 Maple Avenue has dedicated gallery space for artists who live or work in New Jersey. Currently, the Arts Council of the Morris Area is hosting the “New Jersey Green” exhibit, which … Continue reading

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Apply for the Summer 2009 Visual Artist Awards

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Clouds on the Ground by Amy Evans Since 1992, the Dodge Foundation has awarded Visual Artist grants to New Jersey public school art teachers and supervisors, providing them with the opportunity to spend a summer rejuvenating themselves as artists as … Continue reading

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Teacher Fellow Applications Now Available

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Newark public and public school teachers, we want you to hear this: applications for the 2009 Dodge Foundation Teacher Fellowships are now available. These awards will provide up to $7,500 in individual and up to $10,000 in team grants to … Continue reading

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