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  • GrandPals Unites Students and Seniors Through Stories

    Through the Princeton Senior Resource Center’s GrandPals program, volunteers read each week to more than 300 students at Littlebrook, Riverside, Community Park and Johnson Park schools in Princeton. The Princeton Area Community Foundation provided a 2015 Fall Greater Mercer Grant to help fund the program that pairs 110 seniors with children in kindergarten through second grades.

  • Princeton Area Community Foundation Honored With Community Impact Award

    The MIDJersey Chamber of Commerce honored the Princeton Area Community Foundation with its Community Impact Leader Award in recognition of its "excellence in serving the citizens of the Mid-Jersey region" and its "great impact on the community."

  • Andy Goodman: Storytelling 2.0

    Join us for Storytelling 2.0, featuring Andy Goodman. This free seminar is sponsored by Borden, Perlman, Salisbury & Kelly. If you attended Andy Goodman’s workshop, “Change the Story, Change the World” last May, this is your opportunity to go deeper into the craft of storytelling.

  • 2016 Scholarships Announced

    The Princeton Area Community Foundation has awarded and renewed 20 scholarships totaling more than $65,000. The recipients of about half a dozen other scholarships will be announced at a later date. Below is a list of recipients (updates are pending):

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