Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation December Grants

The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation's Board of Trustees recently approved $2.8 million in 63 grants to arts, education, environment and media nonprofit organizations throughout New Jersey. 

The following is a list of the grants approved at the December meeting of the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation Board of Trustees for the first of three grant cycles at Dodge in 2014. 

DECEMBER 2014 GRANTS AMOUNT
ARTS   
Algonquin Arts 10,000
Center for Contemporary Art 20,000
Crossroads Theatre Company, Inc. 40,000
Eagle Theatre, Inc. 10,000
Institute on Ethnicity, Culture, and the Modern Experience 10,000
Paul Robeson Galleries of Rutgers University-Newark Campus 10,000
SHUA Group 7,500
The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey 10,000
Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers 15,000
Total for Arts: 132,500
   
EDUCATION  
Camden Repertory Theater Community Development Group 15,000
Dance New Jersey 85,000
Education Law Center 77,000
Foundation for Educational Administration 150,000
Judith G. Wharton Music Center 30,000
Judith G. Wharton Music Center 40,000
Liberty Science Center 25,000
Metropolitan Opera Guild 40,000
National Wildlife Federation 20,000
New Jersey Charter Schools Association 50,000
Newark Boys Chorus School 30,000
Newark Public Schools Innovation Fund
(Community Foundation of New Jersey)
15,000
Pathways to College 30,000
Rutgers Future Scholars 50,000
Sister Cities Girlchoir 30,000
Stevens Institute of Technology 30,000
Trenton Community Music School 20,000
Trenton Public Education Foundation 10,000
Young Audiences New Jersey & Eastern Pennsylvania 35,000
Barat Foundation 20,000
NJ Arts Education Partnership
(ArtPride NJ)
25,000
Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation/CERA 20,000
Total for Education:  847,000
   
ENVIRONMENT  
American Littoral Society 75,000
Association of New Jersey Environmental Commissions 90,000
Clean Ocean Action 70,000
Clean Water Fund 65,000
Common Market Philadelphia 20,000
D & R Greenway Land Trust 75,000
East Coast Greenway Alliance 25,000
Eastern Environmental Law Center 75,000
Funders' Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities 10,000
GreenFaith 45,000
Hackensack Riverkeeper 80,000
Natural Lands Trust 40,000
Natural Resources Defense Council 25,000
New Jersey Audubon 70,000
New Jersey Conservation Foundation 15,000
New Jersey Tree Foundation Inc 20,000
Northeast Organic Farming Association 45,000
Open Space Institute, Inc 40,000
Partnership for the Delaware Estuary 40,000
Passaic River Coalition 40,000
Pinelands Preservation Alliance 130,000
Stony Brook - Millstone Watershed Association 220,000
League of Conservation Voters Education Fund 60,000
Trust for Public Land 30,000
Total for Environment 1,405,000
   
MEDIA  
New Jersey Public Radio
(New York Public Radio)
125,000
New Jersey Spotlight
(Community Foundation of New Jersey)
75,000
NJTV
(Public Media NJ)
50,000
WHYY 50,000
Total for Media 300,000
   
MORRISTOWN  
Community Soup Kitchen and Outreach Center 30,000
Sustainable Morristown 20,000
Total for Morristown 50,000
   
TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE  
Community Foundation of South Jersey 50,000
Paterson Alliance 40,000
Total for Technical Assistance 90,000
Total for December  2,824,500