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Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey Inc

Profile

Last profile update: 05/23/2017
Last grant data update: 10/06/2016

At A Glance

Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey Inc

(formerly NBI Healthcare Foundation, Inc.)

60 E Willow St Fl 2

Millburn, NJ United States 07041-1438

Telephone: (973) 921-1210

URL: www.hfnj.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

EIN

223451664

BRIDGE Number

7148906148

Background

Established in 1996 in NJ; an independent grantmaking organization converted from the sale of the assets of the Newark Beth Israel Medical Center to the Saint Barnabas Healthcare System - The foundation is dedicated to continuing Beth Israel's founding health mission through philanthropy. The foundation's priorities are to advance the quality of and access to healthcare and wellness for vulnerable residents of the greater Newark New Jersey area, and to ensure access to healthcare and quality of life for vulnerable residents of the MetroWest Jewish community.

Purpose and Activities

The foundation's grantmaking is focused on: 1) Serving the healthcare needs of the vulnerable populations of greater Newark, NJ; 2) Serving the healthcare needs of the MetroWest Jewish community of northern New Jersey; and 3) Applied clinical research and medical education that could positively impact the foundation's targeted communities. The foundation has an interest in innovative health-related programs for vulnerable communities and medically underserved populations, and supports efforts to improve humanism in medicine, especially programs that support compassion and cultural sensitivity in direct patient care.