Top Giving Foundations: NJ

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The foundations listed below are from GrantDomain. They’re prescreened: they have a staff, issue RFPs, or otherwise indicate interest in receiving grant proposals. Some foundations are omitted, even though they award large grants, because they don’t accept unsolicited grant proposals. We list up to forty foundations for each state.

Foundation Name Total Annual Giving
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation $292,906,381
Community Foundation of New Jersey $52,319,559
Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies Contribution Fund $52,238,238
F. M. Kirby Foundation, Inc. $42,271,500
The Prudential Foundation $41,639,418
Hess Foundation, Inc. $36,397,550
The Merck Company Foundation $25,839,819
Verizon Foundation $23,183,026
The Russell Berrie Foundation $14,279,803
Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, Inc. $13,416,659
Henry H. Kessler Foundation, Inc. $11,993,089
The Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation $11,885,224
Victoria Foundation $11,880,500
Toys R Us Children's Fund, Inc. $11,204,833
The Atlantic Foundation $10,423,190
Public Service Electric & Gas Company Foundation $9,025,044
ADP Foundation $7,901,080
The Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey $7,242,335
Princeton Area Community Foundation, Inc. $7,007,707
The MCJ Amelior Foundation $6,818,657
The Hyde and Watson Foundation $4,791,650
Turrell Fund $4,359,610
The Hirair and Anna Hovnanian Foundation, Inc. $4,009,650
Pascale/Sykes Foundation, Inc. $3,981,274
Blanche and Irving Laurie Foundation, Inc. $3,765,100
IEEE Foundation $3,533,793
Milbank Foundation for Rehabilitation $2,962,800
The Kaplen Foundation $2,912,089
Ramapo Trust $2,883,668
C.R. Bard Foundation $2,524,458
The Charlotte W. Newcombe Foundation $2,039,759
The Crane Fund for Widows and Children $1,951,659
The Arnold P. Gold Foundation $1,935,560
The Barbara Delano Foundation, Inc. $1,845,697
A.P. Kirby, Jr. Foundation, Inc. $1,617,500
E.J. Grassmann Trust $1,556,950
OceanFirst Foundation $1,387,411
Campbell Soup Foundation $1,304,453
RealNetworks Foundation $1,204,704
The Schumann Fund for New Jersey $1,058,000