Top Giving Foundations: NJ

The following list of top giving foundations in NJ is derived from GrantDomain, The Grantsmanship Center's funding databases. All of the foundations listed have been prescreened to ensure that they have a staff, issue RFPs, or otherwise indicate an interest in receiving proposals. This also means that some foundations who give large amounts of money have been omitted because they do not meet these criteria. A maximum of forty foundations is listed for each state.

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The top giving foundations in the state of NJ

Foundation Name Total Annual Giving
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation $292,906,381
Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies Contribution Fund $51,019,474
Verizon Foundation $43,374,615
The Merck Company Foundation $42,861,890
Hess Foundation, Inc. $36,328,965
Community Foundation of New Jersey $30,990,433
The Prudential Foundation $26,859,858
F. M. Kirby Foundation, Inc. $19,371,633
The Russell Berrie Foundation $18,532,935
IEEE Foundation $12,218,166
Henry H. Kessler Foundation, Inc. $11,993,089
The Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation $11,885,224
Toys R Us Children's Fund, Inc. $11,204,833
Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, Inc. $10,359,642
Victoria Foundation $9,532,000
KPMG Foundation $8,900,662
Princeton Area Community Foundation, Inc. $7,007,707
ADP Foundation $6,788,381
The Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey $6,392,473
Public Service Electric & Gas Company Foundation $6,341,914
The MCJ Amelior Foundation $6,333,685
The Kaplen Foundation $5,829,020
The Atlantic Foundation $4,705,500
The Hyde and Watson Foundation $4,580,000
Turrell Fund $4,359,610
The Barbara Delano Foundation, Inc. $3,574,400
Blanche and Irving Laurie Foundation, Inc. $3,495,730
Pascale/Sykes Foundation, Inc. $2,734,174
Ramapo Trust $2,684,503
C.R. Bard Foundation $2,524,458
The Fund for New Jersey $2,246,200
The Charlotte W. Newcombe Foundation $2,119,725
The Arnold P. Gold Foundation $1,935,560
Unilever United States Foundation $1,749,201
The Hirair and Anna Hovnanian Foundation, Inc. $1,685,389
OceanFirst Foundation $1,625,090
E.J. Grassmann Trust $1,556,950
Campbell Soup Foundation $1,515,075
The Puffin Foundation, Ltd. $1,498,071
The Crane Fund for Widows and Children $1,420,525