Natural Disaster

Before Florence Hits: Act now to help the Carolinas

September 13, 2018 Hurricane Florence is on track to wreak havoc across the Carolinas, with landfall expected tonight. Despite the tremendous evacuation efforts, there remains a high potential for fatalities and the total devastation of communities. Now’s the time to help.…

Responding to the Northern California Fires

October 16, 2017 We are pleased to share the below information on responding the California’s wildfires from the Northern California Grantmakers: Community Needs With fires active and evacuations expanding, relief operations continue to be the focus of activity at this…

Lend a Hand: Earthquake in Nepal

April 26, 2015 When we first heard the news of Nepal’s deadly earthquake (LATEST: Death toll rises to 3,800 in Nepal earthquake), we quickly reached out to our network of friends and partners in the country and confirmed that they…

Nepal Floods: How to Help

August 17, 2014 Monsoon rains triggered flash floods across Nepal this week, sweeping away several villages and contributing to a rising death toll. Many of our donors have expressed an interest in helping those impacted by the flooding, all thanks…

Lend a Hand to the Philippines

November 11, 2013 The typhoon that hit the Philippines this weekend has impacted more than 2 million people, with up to 10,000 feared dead.  Donors from throughout New Jersey have asked us how they can help the people of the…

Lend a Hand to Colorado

September 26, 2013 The recent flooding in Colorado has been truly unprecedented and has devastated many communities in the northern and central parts of the state.  With more than 10,000 residents evacuated and tens of millions of dollars worth of…