For Immediate Release
CONTACT: Evergreen Partners
New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund Raises $20M
One hundred percent of all online donations will go directly to help those in need
April 13, 2020 – Trenton, NJ.
Incorporated less than three weeks ago, New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund www.njprf.org is excited to announce that nearly $20M in funds have been raised to date.
We are grateful to Ray Chambers, Laura and John Overdeck and the David Tepper Charitable Foundation, Inc. both for stepping up at the outset with significant financial resources, and also for committing individual teams to work full time on this effort at every level of the organization. Their contributions are enabling the fund to have a direct impact on the most vulnerable across the great state of New Jersey.
Each day, major partners are joining us at the highest levels including ADP Foundation, Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, The Pfizer Foundation, PSEG Foundation, Joan Rechnitz, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Samsung, Ann and Thomas Unterberg, Wilf Family Foundation as well as anonymous donors.
Importantly, the fund is harnessing donations from across the depth and breadth of the state as the collective muscle is empowering. We have individuals, unions, foundations and corporations from New Jersey and across the country joining us in this effort. We are committed to stretching every dollar as we together tackle the COVID-19 impact on our New Jersey family. With a donor list topping 2,000 strong which can be found on our website and is updated weekly, we share with you here a variety of our significant supporters exhibiting the breadth and depth of our partners to date. Please, join us by going to www.njprf.org today and making a contribution to join our efforts.
NJPRF MAJOR DONORS
Founding donors are asterisked.
Lucien and Linda Alziari
American Water Charitable Foundation
Amoroso Pantano, P.C.
Henry J. Amoroso
The Appleman Foundation, Inc.
The Baker Family and Riverside Medical Group
BJ’s Charitable Foundation
Blanche & Irving Laurie Foundation
Bristol Myers Squibb Foundation
Campbell Soup Company
Ray Catena Family of Dealerships
Ray Chambers and the MCJ Amelior Foundation*
Columbia Property Trust
CSAA Insurance Group, a AAA Insurer
The Day Family
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
E*TRADE Financial Corporation
Eli Lilly and Company
The Fournier Family Foundation
Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation
Fritz Henkel Stiftung Foundation
The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey
IBEW Local 456 – Joe Egan, Business Manager
IBEW Local 351 – Dan Cosner, Business Manager
IBEW Local 164 – Danny Gumble, Business Manager
IBEW Local 102 – Pat Delle Cava, Business Manager
IBEW Local 400 – Robert Shimko, Business Manager
IBEW Local 269 – Steve Aldrich Business Manager
IBEW Construction Division – Ian Leonard, Statewide Political Director
Impact 100 Jersey Coast
Jacobs Levy Equity Management
John P. and Anne Welsh McNulty Foundation
The Johnson Family and The New York Jets
Glenn and Arlene Johnson
The Katz Foundation – Melissa Silver, Rachel & Drew Katz
Don Katz and Leslie Larson
Kathy and Tony Kerbs
S. Dillard and Adrienne Kirby Family Philanthropic Fund
The Kislak Family Foundation, Inc.
Donna and John Kuchinski Family Fund
Cliff & Sue Ensley, Leisure Merchandising Corp.
Levinson Axelrod, P.C.
Larry L. Luing Family Foundation
Margaret A. Darrin Trust
McKinsey and Company
Message & Media, Inc.
The Charles G. and Elizabeth A. Mortimer Foundation
The Philip and Tammy Murphy Family Foundation
New Jersey Devils Players
New Jersey Natural Gas
New York Football Giants
Nitzberg Family Fund
NJ Advance Media
Novartis US Foundation
The O’Toole Family Foundation
John and Laura Overdeck*
Wayne Paglieri and Jess Chang
Parise Family Fund
The Pfizer Foundation
The Prudential Foundation
Eileen and Les Quick
The Rite Aid Foundation
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Karen and Gary Rose
The Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation
The Selective Insurance Group Foundation
Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill
SIOR New Jersey Chapter
The Smith Family Foundation of New Jersey
David and Jenny Stone
And the Stone & Magnanini LLP
In association with the Smart Family Foundation of New York
Standard Chartered Bank
Subaru of America Foundation, Inc.
Wendy and Greg Supron
The David Tepper Charitable Foundation, Inc.*
Third Point Reinsurance (USA) Ltd.
Ann and Thomas Unterberg
Dean and Denise Vanech
Roby and Josh Weinreich
Nina and Ted Wells
Kim and Finn Wentworth
Wilf Family Foundations
Barry and Jan Zubrow
To learn more about NJPRF and donate, please visit: NJPRF.org and make sure to follow us on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube.
New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund (NJPRF) exists to meet four critical challenges of our state in the face of the COVID-19 crisis: stop the spread, support the healthcare community, provide help for the vulnerable, and rebuild our communities. NJPRF supports organizations that provide essential services and aiding those on the front line of the pandemic. One hundred percent of all online donations will go directly to help those in need. Visit NJPRF.org to donate.