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Morris Educational Foundation Receives County Award

April 6, 2017 The Morris Educational Foundation (MEF), which was incubated at the Community Foundation of New Jersey, was honored on March 29th at the 2017 Friends of Education Celebration of the Morris County Council of Education Associations annual event.  …

Morris Educational Foundation ranks fifth in nation

March 27, 2017 The Morris Educational Foundation, which was incubated at the Community Foundation of New Jersey, was recently ranked fifth in the nation among foundations of its size as reported by the nation’s only annual study and ranking of…

Gerard Brew Joins Community Foundation Board

March 6, 2017 The Community Foundation of New Jersey (CFNJ) today announced that Gerard Brew, a partner at McCarter & English, has joined its Board of Trustees. Brew represents clients in disputed matters involving estates, trusts, fiduciaries, guardianships, family issues,…

Opinion: Teen dating abuse demands attention

February 14, 2017 In this morning’s Daily Record, we teamed up with our friends and partners at Jersey Battered Women’s Service to call attention to an issue that’s both overlooked and widespread: teen dating violence. February is Teen Dating Violence…

Field Trip NJ Application Deadline Extended

February 10, 2017 Please be advised that the deadline for all field trip grant applications for the 2016-2017 school year has been extended to Friday, February 17, 2017. That’s right – whether your school is in Newark, in Bergen County,…

Ayo Sanderson Joins Community Foundation Board

February 6, 2017 The Community Foundation of New Jersey (CFNJ) today announced that Ayo Sanderson, Executive Director & Head for the US Pharma Division of Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation, has joined its Board of Directors. At Novartis, Sanderson leads the Advocacy…