Tag Archives: Philanthropy

Generating Generosity: A Philanthropic Experiment

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At the Dodge Foundation, our concept of “philanthropy” doesn’t just come in the form of a grant check. We care about supporting the nonprofit sector in New Jersey in a variety of ways, including our Technical Assistance workshops, blogs highlighting … Continue reading

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Announcing the Jersey Give-Back Guide!

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Today, the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation launches the Jersey Give-Back Guide, an easy-to-use website that features a selection of New Jersey’s most effective and inspiring nonprofits and encourages the public to make year-end donations. It is sponsored by NJ.com which … Continue reading

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Philanthropy Grows in Newark as Economic Investment Expands

Posted on by Jeremy Johnson, Philanthropic Liaison for the City of Newark

If you want a feel good experience, try walking the streets of New Jersey’s largest city, Newark. You won’t have to go very far before you see evidence that good things are happening. I have the fortunate option of driving, … Continue reading

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Understanding Context: Foundations in New Jersey

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

For most nonprofits, securing support from private foundations – whether family-based or independent – is essential.  No news there right? Often, the standard funding formula is a mix of government grants, earned revenue and private support, including foundations.  Adept fundraisers … Continue reading

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Got A Big Idea That Needs Funding?

Posted on by Donna Drewes, Sustainable Jersey

Grants are now available. You’ve got a project with potential, but how do you raise money for it?  Whether you’re looking to start a new project or develop an existing one, you’ll almost certainly need money to make it happen. … Continue reading

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