From Our Grantees

A Journey of Hope, Healing and Justice

– As Executive Director of Wynona’s House Child Advocacy Center, I saw firsthand the prevalence and pain of bad things happening to our most vulnerable children.  Each year, hundreds of children would come to us because they suffered sexual or physical abuse…


Shared Beliefs through Visual Exploration

– Greater Freehold is ready to go! Recently, we had a meeting where members invited a buddy so we could begin expanding our core membership. We initiated the meeting with a visual exploration exercise, which surprisingly, emotionally engaged the entire group….


Changing the Menu, Growing Your Business

– Can Food Businesses Have Their Cake and Eat it, Too? “Changing the Menu, Growing Your Business”: A Multicultural Food Business Seminar Event in Paterson, NJ On September 19th, the Passaic County Food Policy Council participated in an event that attracted the…


Healthy is Contagious in Hunterdon!

– Sorry everyone, you can’t wash this one away with soap and water! We are infecting workplaces with “Healthy” and it’s contagious. We may have an epidemic on our hands! In January of 2016, Hunterdon County Partnership for Health, together with…

Year-Long Needs Assessment…Results Are In!

– For the past year, the Morristown United for Healthy Living Coalition has been engaged in a comprehensive health needs assessment in Morristown’s census tract 435. This journey began when this neighborhood was identified by the North Jersey Health Collaborative as…


Harnessing Social Media to Build Healthy Communities

– As the statewide grantmaking program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation for three decades, New Jersey Health Initiatives (NJHI) has advanced the Foundation’s priorities and supported the efforts of hundreds of organizations committed to improving health and health care in…