Join the Funding Collaborative

Funders of the New Jersey Healthy Communities Network provide in-kind or financial resources to local non-profits who commit to enhance the built environment and advance policy change to support healthy eating and active living.  Funding partners have the option to pool resources or support specific communities.  The funding collaborative supports the community grant program.  Contact us.

Opportunities include:

  • Mentor people and organizations
  • Participate in learning communities
  • Host a webinar or workshop in your area of expertise
  • Present or moderate at a quarterly Network meeting
  • Coach grantees
  • Award funds to a collaborative

Benefits include:

  • Networking
  • Introduction to potential collaborators
  • Recognition as a leader in building healthy communities
  • Economies of scale for funding collars
  • Shared leadership and technical assistance
  • Participation in the Steering Committee
  • Shared evaluation
  • Active Students are Better Learners

    Regular physical activity in childhood and adolescence is important for promoting lifelong health and well-being and preventing various health conditions.  The 2008 US Physical Activity Guidelines... Read more