Request for Expressions of Interest (REI) to Support New Jersey Community Health Coalitions
The Nicholson Foundation is soliciting Expressions of Interest from Community Health Coalitions to participate in a new initiative to improve health outcomes for Medicaid recipients. Based on the applications received, the Foundation will invite up to three Coalitions to submit detailed proposals for grant funding of up to $600,000 over 18 months.
Seeking Applications for Senior Early Childhood Program Officer Position
The Nicholson Foundation is seeking to hire a Senior Early Childhood Program Officer for a full-time position. We are looking for an accomplished professional with a minimum of 5 years in a senior management role to help develop and expand the Foundation’s early childhood initiatives. Click below to download the full position description and application instructions.
Nicholson-funded Reports Examine Barriers to High-Quality Infant and Toddler Care in NJ
Two new reports by Advocates for Children of New Jersey (ACNJ) identify critical issues and challenges for developing, providing, and financing high-quality infant and toddler care. Together, they offer a sound, data-driven case for increasing public and private investment in New Jersey’s youngest children.
Rutgers Poll Shows Neighborhood Satisfaction Depends on Race and Income
A new Robert Wood Johnson-funded poll, the New Jersey Health and Well-Being Poll, shows vulnerable populations give their neighborhoods much lower ratings on key health dimensions--good place to live, buy healthy food, walk or exercise--than more advantaged respondents. The Nicholson Foundation and other philanthropies advised on this project.
Request for Proposals (RFP) for a New Jersey In-home Asthma Intervention Pilot Project
The Nicholson Foundation is requesting proposals from New Jersey-based healthcare providers serving pediatric asthma patients covered by NJ FamilyCare to implement an evidence-based in-home asthma intervention. Click below to download the RFP package and learn about this funding opportunity and the application process. Proposals are due July 7, 2017.
NJ Catalyst Initiative: Bringing Innovation to the Safety Net
A series of four case studies demonstrates how the Nicholson-funded NJ Catalyst Initiative helped several New Jersey healthcare organizations develop innovative solutions to problems facing vulnerable populations in their communities.