Foundation / Corporation
Partners for Health Foundation
Grants of over $10,000 to New Jersey nonprofit organizations and (occasionally) public agencies (such as public schools and health departments) for activities that address the health needs of the residents in the service area. The Foundation's service area includes the fifteen communities of Bloomfield, Caldwell, Cedar Grove, Clifton, Essex Fells, Fairfield, Glen Ridge, Little Falls, Montclair, North Caldwell, Nutley, Roseland, Verona, West Caldwell, and West Orange.
Funding will specifically be provided for programs and projects that focus on one or more of the following priority areas:
- Chronic Disease Prevention
- Hunger and Homelessness
- Mental Health
- Aging in Local Communities
The Foundation will provide funding for the following types of requests:
1. The Foundation will consider proposals for projects that include direct service provision, prevention, and/or community education.
2. Demonstration projects (designed to be replicated by other charitable service providers); pilot projects (which may result in new and better ways in which to provide charitable services); and collaborative projects between two or more organizations will be considered.
3. Capital projects may be considered should they address one of the Foundation’s priority health care funding areas and have the potential to provide significant benefit to the communities the Foundation serves.
GrantWatch ID#: 174578
Grants are made for over $10,000.
An organization must be a 501 (c)(3) in order to apply for a Partners for Health grant. However, on occasion, Partners for Health may support a program sponsored by a public agency (e.g., public schools or health departments) if it meets all other Foundation criteria.
Eligible applicants must be located in, or providing direct services to the residents of, the following fifteen communities: Bloomfield, Caldwell, Cedar Grove, Clifton, Essex Fells, Fairfield, Glen Ridge, Little Falls, Montclair, North Caldwell, Nutley, Roseland, Verona, West Caldwell and West Orange.
Projects the Foundation Will Not Fund:
- Clinical research
- Religious activities and/or organizations that limit their services to any one religious group or members of a specific sectarian perspective
- Organizations that discriminate on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, creed, age or national origin
- Debt service
Partners for Health uses an online grants management system to administer its grant programs. Within the system, nonprofit organizations may submit letters of intent for an initial review of a proposal idea. Successful applications will be invited to submit a full proposal.
Key Dates and Deadlines:
Letter of Intent due: October 19, 2016
Full Proposal (by invitation only) due: February 2017 (date TBD)
Decisions made: end of March 2017
For a tutorial about setting up a new account, download the Application Tutorial or watch the Applicant Tutorial Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=etScRJXC2bE
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Begin the online application process here:
If you have any questions, please reach out to Program Associate, Jackie Gifuni,
General Contact Information:
Partners for Health
54 Plymouth Street
Montclair, NJ 07042
Phone: (973) 746-6130
Bloomfield, Caldwell, Cedar Grove, Clifton, Essex Fells, Fairfield, Glen Ridge, Little Falls, Montclair, North Caldwell, Nutley, Roseland, Verona, West Caldwell, and West Orange.
USA: New Jersey