2020 Grantees

2020 Grant Recipients

First Quarter

    • The Brothers of the Sacred Heart at Saint Joseph High School in Metuchen, NJ to support the creation of the Financial Literacy Lab which will provide students with a full spectrum of financial education
    • The Cardinal Shehan Center in Bridgeport, CT to support the Leadership Program which engages youth in activities including job readiness, high school and college preparation, money management and community leadership
    • Eva’s Village in Paterson, NJ to support their Workforce Development Program and career training for clients struggling with homelessness, hunger, poverty and addiction
    • Norwescap Career and Life Transition Center in Washington, NJ to help women who have lost their primary means of financial support with reach their full potential through education, training, job readiness, community referrals, and supportive services
    • Project U.S.E. in Newark, NJ to support the Pedal Farmers Program which provides youth with hands-on job training and helps them develop business and entrepreneurship skills
    • Lifting Up Westchester in White Plains, NY to support their Brighter Futures After-School Mentoring Program and Our Neighbor’s Home Care Services Program
    • Adult Day Center in Bridgewater, NJ to provide general operating support of nursing care, program expenses, and staff education
    • Cornerstone Family Programs in Morristown, NJ to support Teen Pathways to Brighter Futures, their youth development, college prep and workforce readiness program
    • Elijah’s Promise in New Brunswick, NJ to support their clients as they pursue economic justice and empowerment, job and life skills training programs, and achieve economic independence
    • Midland Adult Service in Branchburg, NJ to support their Employment Program which provides job training, placement, and support services for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities
    • Morris County Organization for Hispanic Affairs in Dover, NJ to support their mission of improving the lives of Hispanic and low income residents by providing direct social services, education and client advocacy

Second Quarter

    • Community Affairs and Resource Center in Asbury Park, NJ to support their programs focused on homeless prevention, employment readiness, and more.
    • Freedom House, Inc. in Clinton, NJ to support their employment program for transitional housing residents, which includes interviewing skills, resume writing, job coaching and placement, helping residents become financially independent.
    • NewBridge Services, Inc. in Pequannock, NJ to support their Jobs Plus Program, which provides New Jersey high school diploma preparation and testing, pre-employment training, life skills, career coaching, job search assistance, and more.
    • Our House Foundation in Murray Hill, NJ to support their programs for physically disabled adults which help them live independently in group homes, and seek and secure meaningful employment opportunities.
    • HomeSharing, Inc. in Bridgewater, NJ to provide continued support for their affordable housing program, benefitting providers by staying in their homes without leaving the community or utilizing public assistance, and benefitting seekers who find below market-rate rents in which they can live better on their income.
    • Community Hope, Inc. in Parsippany, NJ to support veterans and adults with mental illness, and programming that helps their veterans develop financial independence through remote education, ensuring they can live productively.

Third Quarter

  • Applied Behavioral Rehabilitation Institute in Bridgeport, CT to support their Training for Success Vocational and Educational Program which assists veterans with resume writing, interview preparation, job searches, and more to increase their financial resources.
  • Mercy Learning Center in Bridgeport, CT to support their mission of providing basic literacy and lie skills training to women with low income, with financial education as a key piece of their curriculum.
  • New Reach in New Haven, CT to support their programs which help youth gain access to jobs, workforce development opportunities and education, as well as budgeting and financial basics.
  • Pacific House in Stamford, CT to support their affordable supportive housing program for homeless men, women and families in Fairfield County.
  • Lunch Break in Red Bank, NJ to support their Life Skills Program which freely provides and connects participants with GED preparation, resume and cover letter writing, technical and computer training, job training, ESL classes, interview and soft skills training, and financial and budget counseling.

Fourth Quarter

  • Sheltering the Homeless is Our Responsibility/Interfaith Council for Affordable Residence, Inc. in White Plains, NY to support their programs that provide and maintain permanent homes for homeless families so they can thrive in a healthy and safe environment
  • Good News Home for Women in Flemington, NJ to support their life skills curriculum which helps prepare their residents for re-entry into the workforce and gives them valuable tools needed for independent living
  • Homes with Hope, Inc. in Westport, CT to support their focus of assisting residents in Fairfield County who are experiencing homelessness and transitioning them to independent living
  • Central Jersey Housing Resource Center in Somerville, NJ to support their mission of providing very low, low, and moderate income individuals and households with the information they need to make informed and reasonable decisions to achieve their housing goals
  • Visions and Pathways in Bridgewater, NJ to support their mission of providing abused, neglected, homeless and missing youth with housing, a stable environment and supportive services that help them become self-sufficient
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