Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

May 27, 2019

5.27.19 US News

Barlow Respiratory Hospital raises nearly $350,000 for the campaign to ReBuild Barlow, the Center for Effective Community Impact opens in DC, the Community Chest's Professional Development Workshop Series will hold its last workshop 'Board Members as Ambassadors', and more.

Mar 4, 2019

3.4.19 NC News

Wi-Fi hotspots coming to Robeson County, FailFest allows nonprofits to celebrate epic fails, Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity celebrates women builders, and more.

Dec 17, 2018

Social Mobility in Rural America

While much of that research has focused on analyzing social mobility in urban contexts - or on documenting the challenges confronting the nation’s rural communities - The Bridgespan and National 4-H Council went into rural communities where upward mobility is thriving, to get a ground-level view of what that looks like.

Nov 6, 2017

11.6.17 US Nonprofit News

The City of Miami grants $130,000 to The Motivational Edge, the Hereditary Disease Foundation to present the 2017 Leslie Gehry Brenner Prize for Innovation in Science at its 50th Anniversary Symposium and Gala, the Tiger Woods Foundation and Discovery Education host Career Connections: Transforming Passion into Purpose at Facebook, and more.

Sep 25, 2017

9.25.17 US Nonprofit News

enCourage Kids Foundation hosts its ninth annual Camp Pontiac weekend getaway, Discovery’s Animal Planet and Veterans Empowered to Protect African Wildlife team up for “Blood Ivory,” documentary, Tufts University receives an $8 million gift from the McDonnell Family Foundation, and more.

Nov 14, 2016

11.14.16 US Nonprofit News

California State University San Marcos received a $200,000 grant from the Stuart Foundation, which will be used to launch a campaign, ART=OPPORTUNITY. The Alaska FFA Association won the 2016 FFA Hunger Heroes Challenge which encouraged students to donate meals to local communities, and more.

Aug 15, 2016

8.15.16 US Nonprofit News

Habitat for Humanity Texas received a $10,000 Partnership Grant Program award, Bread for the World launched its national “I Vote to End Hunger” campaign, Robin Hood Foundation has issued a call for applications for its new Grant-Ready Insights and Training project, and more.

Mar 28, 2016

3.28.16 US Nonprofit News

Over $572,000 raised for Artist Trust, American Red Cross to host "Art from the Heart," Grantmakers in the Arts host "Building Collective Capital: A Funders Collaborative Approach to Capitalization" Web Conference, the Islamic Scholarship Fund application has been extended, nearly $1 million goes to support the ReadNYC Initative, and more.

Mar 21, 2016

3.21.16 US Nonprofit News

The Johnson Center for Philanthropy and the Council of Michigan Foundations to begin Grantmaking Webinar Series in April, Public Media Development and Marketing Conference to take place in August, Higher Achievement receives a three-year $1.89 million grant, Services for the Underserved receives $1.2 million, and more.

Aug 10, 2015

8.10.15 US Nonprofit News

The Valspar Foundation donates $20,000 to the Carnegie Science Center in Pittsburgh to support STEM education and career development programs for students, The Western Center on Law and Poverty has compiled the Western Center Sources Reference Guide, Partnership With Native Americans has launched a 100-day supply drive for Native Americans living on remote and isolated reservations, and more.