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Princeton Area Community Foundation’s Fund for Women and Girls Awards $132,500 in Grants

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  • Donor Advised Funds: Convenient and Efficient Philanthropy, Says Norm Klath

    Norm and Nancy Klath made their home in Princeton in 1966. In their early days here, both worked demanding jobs and had little time for volunteer work. Norm commuted to JP Morgan in New York City on a train so packed with people — at its worst in the 1970s more »

  • All Kids Thrive

    The Princeton Area Community Foundation’s All Kids Thrive Request for Proposals (RFP) and the Letter of Intent are now available. The RFP is available here. The Letter of Intent (LOI) application is available here. On one measure of child well-being — education — Mercer County ranks 19th out of 21 more »

  • Collaboration is Key to This Choir’s Success

    Jeremy Harrison, 13, a Trenton resident who has been singing with the Trenton Children’s Chorus (TCC) since kindergarten, said the program taught him teamwork and to “take opportunities and run with them.” Malachi Stewart, 9, of Ewing, who also drums, would recommend the program to his peers. Nadir Roberts, a more »

  • Hurricane Harvey – How You Can Help

    We know many of our donors want to help the residents of Texas, where Hurricane Harvey has caused devastating floods and forced thousands of people to flee their homes. Here are some organizations to consider: If you would like to help people: The Mayor of Houston has established the Hurricane more »

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