Impact 100 Garden State, a charity focused on giving grants to local nonprofits, recently announced that Birth Haven of Newton, NJ has received a $100,000 grant. Birth Haven, which provides temporary housing and other assistance to young pregnant mothers, will use the grant money to “provide structured in-home therapeutic support and short-term rental assistance to older homeless mothers with young children, who moved into their own apartments after leaving Birth Haven, a temporary shelter,” according to Impact 100.
Other grant recipients include the Jewish Family Service and Children’s Center of Clifton-Passaic in Passaic and the Second Street Youth Center of Plainfield Inc. in Plainfield, New Jersey.
Impact 100 Garden State celebrated the winners at their annual Morristown Celebration Luncheon at the Morristown Club on July 28.
The lunch recognizes the start of grant periods for these nonprofit recipients. This is an opportunity for grantee representatives to build relationships with their Impact 100 Grant Administration Liaisons, network with fellow grantees, and learn about the role of the Community. Foundation of New Jersey in the Impact 100 grant processes.
Impact 100 Garden State, an all-female organization, collects donations from its members, which are combined to create high-impact grants for nonprofits that reach underserved populations in Morris, Passaic, Somerset, Sussex and Union, New Jersey. Since the organization was founded in 2013, the organization has donated more than $2.7 million to local nonprofits.
For more information on current and past Impact 100 Garden State grant recipients, and member interest, visit impact100gardenstate.org.