Category Archives: Philanthropy

A Social Sector Game Changer

Posted on by Nina Stack, President, Council of New Jersey Grantmakers

  Those of us tuned into the national trends and policies affecting the social sector learned last month of a small but seismic change coming out of the federal Office of Management and Budget. In the closing days of 2014, … Continue reading

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Putting Community Information Needs and Civic Participation at the Heart of Disaster Recovery

Posted on by Molly de Aguiar

Seaside Heights NJ devastation after Hurricane Sandy | AP Photo Julio Cortez There is nothing quite like a major natural disaster to reveal huge gaps in a community’s information needs and infrastructure. When Hurricane Sandy hit New Jersey in late … Continue reading

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Council of NJ Grantmakers: Building Blocks and the Promise of 2015

Posted on by Theresa Jacks, Council of New Jersey Grantmakers

It’s Jan. 1 and I am thinking about 2015, as many of us are. Thinking about plans, what must be accomplished, what new projects and ideas we’ll explore, and so on. But I realize the building blocks for our 2015 … Continue reading

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Jersey Give Back Guide: Green Faith

Posted on by Dodge

  Throughout December, we are highlighting each of the organizations featured in our Jersey Give-Back Guide, an online portal for year-end giving that makes it easy to donate to some of New Jersey’s most effective nonprofits. Today we feature GreenFaith.  Organization name: GreenFaith … Continue reading

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Thanks for answering the #GivingTuesday call!

Posted on by Meghan Jambor

A giant, Jersey-sized THANK YOU to everyone who answered our #GivingTuesday call to support New Jersey nonprofits on this global day of giving! Hundreds of you have visited www.JerseyGiveBackGuide.org and invested more than $8,000 in the 22 superstar nonprofits whose work improves … Continue reading

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