The mission of New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund is to raise funds and organize and coordinate resources to fight the medical, social and economic impact of Covid-19 on New Jersey’s most vulnerable.
Recent media coverage of the fund’s efforts and actions can be found here.
The New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund (NJPRF) is pleased to announce $16 million of further support to urgent needs across the state. This support includes $10 million in grants to 139 dedicated non-profit organizations with an additional $6 million in direct cash assistance for our state’s most vulnerable individuals and families.
New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund to Provide $2.5 Million in Grants to Address Mental Health Issues Related to Coronavirus
The New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund (NJPRF) is providing nearly $2.5 million in grants to five nonprofit organizations to address the impact the pandemic has had on mental health issues of the state’s most vulnerable populations.
January 29, 2021 - The New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund is spearheading a $2.8 million initiative to fund small- and medium-sized food pantries and soup kitchens that face an increased surge in demand for food during the coronavirus pandemic.
Transformational $20M gift from MacKenzie Scott allows NJPRF to continue to help those most impacted by the pandemic.
The grant to small business organizations is the latest investment by NJPRF to help New Jersey recover from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. NJPRF has raised $40 million from 60,850 donors and distributed over $34 million to date to more than 460 organizations in New Jersey.
NJPRF - is closing the "Digital Divide". School districts in Newark, Paterson, Passaic, Bridgeton, Millville, Red Bank, Old Bridge, Freehold and Trenton are receiving funding to purchase laptop computers, Wi-Fi hotspots and internet access needed for remote learning.
NJ Pandemic Relief Fund Targets $2.6 Million to Public Schools Across New Jersey to Close the Digital Divide
The New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund (NJPRF) announced that it has pledged more than $2.6 million to help bridge the digital divide exacerbated by the coronavirus pandemic, which has forced many New Jersey school districts to switch to remote learning.
A crisis of unprecedented magnitude is headed towards New Jersey. The abrupt closing of the economy due to COVID-19 destabilized a massive number of New Jersey families.
The New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund is partnering with United Way of Northern New Jersey to develop and fund a multimillion-dollar initiative seeking to reinvent the way child care is delivered in the state.