The Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey

HFNJ is dedicated to reducing disparities in the delivery of healthcare and improving access to quality healthcare for vulnerable populations in Newark and its environs and the Jewish community of Greater MetroWest NJ.

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Years Serving the Community

Grants in Action

Caldwell University School of Nursing
In September 2022, HFNJ provided Caldwell University a $193,923 grant to improve the quality of nursing instruction at Caldwell by modernizing the simulation and nursing skills labs with new equipment; adding new personnel; and creating new opportunities for students.


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Ailey Dance for Active Aging
The Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation – the charitable arm of one of the world’s premier modern dance companies – has created the Ailey Dance for Active Aging program to help improve the fitness and health of seniors.


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For more than a decade, the nonprofit Playworks has been providing trained Playworks coaches to public schools in Newark to empower children to play actively at recess and increase physical activity throughout the school day to support both physical and mental health.


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