In our latest Legacy Series entry, we look at how The Nicholson Foundation has worked to improve the well-being of vulnerable populations in New Jersey by supporting community healthcare coalitions to become Regional Health Hubs.
Raquel Mazon Jeffers, Senior Program Officer at The Nicholson Foundation, is co-hosting State of Mind, a new podcast exploring how the COVID-19 pandemic has illuminated the need for better mental health and substance misuse treatment.
An Urban Institute (UI) analysis funded by The Nicholson Foundation finds that New Jersey spends substantially more public dollars on children than the national average, and New Jersey draws down less in federal dollars per child than the average state.
In this entry for our series on the lessons we have learned in grantmaking, we describe The Nicholson Foundation’s road to innovation and what we learned along the way—including the path that led us to bring a hospital-based innovation center model to New Jersey.
On April 20, 2021, "Show+Tell New Jersey" featured 12 outstanding organizations pitching prosspective funders about their work to improve the health and well-being of children and families across New Jersey.
A statewide poll funded by The Nicholson Foundation shows that working parents of children ages 0-3 in New Jersey continue to face challenges finding and paying for child care due to the COVID-19 pandemic.