New Jersey Non-Profit Organizations

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Here are links to resources and services in the New Jersey Area.

Health Organizations
Arts/Music/Theater Organizations
Education Organizations

Housing Organizations
Sports Organizations

Health Organizations

Women's Fund of New Jersey (WFNJ) - The Women's Fund of New Jersey is a comprehensive and innovative fundraising source for organizations dedicated to improving the lives of women.
"A Strong Woman = A Strong Community = A Strong New Jersey"

Lyme Disease Network - The Lyme Disease Network is a non-profit foundation dedicated to the public education of the prevention and treatment of Lyme disease and other tick borne illness.

American Red Cross of Central New Jersey - The American Red Cross, a humanitarian organization led by volunteers, guided by its Congressional Charter and the Fundamental Principles of the International Red Cross Movement, will provide relief to victims of disasters and help people prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies.
"Together, we can save a life."

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield Of New Jersey - Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (BCBSNJ), a not-for-profit organization headquartered in Newark, is the state's largest health insurer. Our goal is the same as it has been since 1932 to provide individuals and employers in New Jersey with convenient access to quality health care, wherever they live or work.

American Lung Association of New Jersey The American Lung Association is the oldest voluntary health organization, founded in 1904, fights lung disease in all its forms, with special emphasis on asthma, tobacco control and environmental health.

Central NJ Maternal and Child Health Consortium - The mission of CNJMCHC, a non profit organization, acting as advocates and catalysts, is to improve the health of infants, children, and women of childbearing age in the region, utilizing the resources of private, public, governmental and community based organizations, and consumers.

AIDS Resource Foundation for Children - The AIDS Resource Foundation for Children (ARFC), founded in 1985, is a community-based non-profit organization committed to providing cost-effective, family-centered services to children coping with the impact of HIV/AIDS.

CARES Foundation, Inc. - CARES Foundation, Inc. is a tax exempt, non-profit, educational 501c(3) organization. Its purpose is to educate the public and physicians about all forms of Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia, its symptoms, diagnostic protocols, treatment, genetic frequency, the necessity for early intervention and benefits of newborn screening. It is also dedicated to providing support and information to affected individuals and their families.

Friends Health Connection - A nonprofit support network that connects people with similar health problems for the purpose of mutual support.

Hyacinth Foundation - Hyacinth is the first and largest AIDS service organization in New Jersey. Founded in 1985, it is a not-for-profit, tax-exempt agency. Hyacinth's mission is to help people live with HIV, slow the spread of the epidemic and serve as a critical voice in the public debate surrounding AIDS in New Jersey.

Eden Services - Eden's mission remains the same - to provide a comprehensive continuum of lifespan services designed to enable children and adults with autism to lead fulfilling, productive and independent lives in their communities, to the full extent of their abilities.

National Pediatric & Family HIV Resource Center - The National Pediatric & Family HIV Resource Center at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey is a non-profit organization that serves professionals who care for children, adolescents and families with HIV infection and AIDS. Founded in 1990, the Center offers education, consultation, technical assistance, and training for health and social service professionals.

Sharsheret - Sharsheret is non-profit organization connecting young Jewish women recently diagnosed with breast cancer with survivors who can share their personal and medical experiences.


Arts/Music/Theater Organizations

Waterfront Ensemble, Inc. - Waterfront is a professional, non-profit theatre dedicated to developing New American Plays on both sides of the Hudson River - New Jersey and New York city.

Visual Arts League - VAL is a tax exempt, non-profit, charitable arts organization. Visual Arts League (VAL) gathers global creative energies and gives them focus. Through the VALWEB site we are setting up a framework to come together to create, experiment, and nurture ideas.

All Children's Theatre, Inc. - All Children's Theatre, a nonprofit group based in Parsippany, NJ, provides creative drama and musical experiences for children from 4 to 17.

New Jersey Center for Visual Arts - The Center, a non-profit organization located in Summit, New Jersey, offers a variety of fine arts education programs. Its mission is to enrich our knowledge, understanding and appreciation of contemporary art and the variety of cultures and ideas it represents and evokes.

The Arts Council of Princeton - The Arts Council of Princeton is a non-profit, community arts organization whose mission is to nurture and support the visual, performance and literary arts in the greater Princeton area.

New Jersey Repertory Company - New Jersey Repertory Company is nonprofit professional theater presenting infrequently performed classical and modern plays, with a special commitment to works of minority playwrights.

Albert Music Hall - Albert Music Hall is a non-profit organization, presenting live concerts of country, bluegrass, folk, & acoustic music every Saturday night.

The Blackwell Street Center for the Arts(BSCA) - The Blackwell Street Center for the Arts (BSCA) was founded in 1983 in Dover, New Jersey, as a cooperative gallery by a group of local artists interested in establishing a permanent space in which to exhibit their work. In 1989, BSCA became a non-profit corporation with the additional aim of providing education and information on fine arts to the public in the form of lectures, seminars, workshops and community programs.

Playwrights Theatre of New Jersey - professional non-profit theatre dedicated to the development of new plays and writers for the stage.

Educational Organizations

E3 - Excellent Education for Everyone - Excellent Education for Everyone, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving K-12 education and promoting educational options for all the New Jersey students.

Atlantic Surfers' Organization  (ASO) - Established in 1996, the Atlantic Surfers' Organization (ASO) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting education and commitment to the sport of surfing.

Research for Better Schools (RBS) - Research for Better Schools is a non-profit educational research & development firm that has been serving educators in the Mid-Atlantic region of Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania since 1966. Our mission is to help students achieve by supporting improvement efforts in schools and other education programs.

Global Learning - Global Learning, Inc. is a non-profit educational organization that translates the world's growing interdependence into educational activities for teachers, students, librarians, and educational systems, from elementary school through college and in community settings.

Computer Generations - Computer Generations, Inc. was founded by Debra Moorer in 2001. Debra established this nonprofit organization to provide computer training to people of all ages in order to help them succeed in our increasingly technological society.

Senior Citizens Activity Network (SCAN) - The mission of SCAN is to enhance the dignity of older adults by promoting, sponsoring and coordinating programs that culturally, physically and intellectually maintain and continue to develop the quality of life.

World of Knowledge Foundation - The World of Knowledge Foundation works to help provide universal access to education and technology. It is proud to contribute to advancing education and improving access to technology among minority and ethnic communities in the United States as well as in the developing world.

Global SchoolNet Foundation (GSN) - A nonprofit corporation, is a major contributor to the philosophy, design, culture and content of Internet-based learning.

New Jersey State Bar Foundation - The New Jersey State Bar Foundation, the charitable and educational foundation of the New Jersey State Bar association, provides a wide variety of free law related education services to the public.

Housing Organizations

HABCore, Inc. - HABcore Inc., is a not-for-profit corporation. It is the only agency in Monmouth County, New Jersey devoted to providing permanent and transitional housing in a supportive, family setting to low income persons who are homeless, disabled, or otherwise unable to care for themselves.

National Housing Institute - NHI is a nonprofit organization that examines the issues causing the crisis in housing and community.

Alternatives Inc - Alternatives, Inc. is a non-profit New Jersey corporation that serves individuals with developmental disabilities, helping them live in communities rather than institutions. Our services have expanded to include the mentally ill, homeless, teens at risk and others with special needs.

Monmouth Housing Alliance - The Alliance is a private, nonprofit 501.c.3 corporation in the state of New Jersey, and is a Community Housing Development Organization (CHDO) which incorporates low-income persons, renters, and persons of color into the evaluation, selection, development, and management of its projects.

Princeton Community Housing, Inc - Princeton Community Housing, Inc. is a non-profit organization which supports the growth, development and management of affordable housing in the Princeton area. We believe that housing is a basic right available to all individuals and that every community should contain housing for all citizens of all economic levels.

Interfaith Council for the Homeless of Union County - Interfaith Council for the Homeless of Union County is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for the homeless and those at risk of homelessness while assisting them to obtain appropriate housing. We promote personal development, independence and self-sufficiency, as well as community building for safe and stable neighborhoods.

Isles, Inc. - Isles, Inc. is a nationally recognized non-profit community development and environmental improvement organization that specializes in revitalizing distressed neighborhoods and communities. The mission of Isles is to: Foster self-sufficient families in sustainable communities.

Project Freedom - Project Freedom is a nonprofit organization that provides a variety of services to people with disabilities. Our services range from providing recreational/social activities to developing, constructing and operating affordable barrier-free housing.

Sports Organizations

Berkeley Aquatic Club - Berkeley Aquatic Club (BAC) is a competitive swim team organization.  Formed by Jim Wood in September of 1977 with 40 swimmers, BAC has grown to approximately 300 swimmers. Its purpose is to develop competitive swimmers for participation in meets at all levels of USA Swimming (local, zonal, sectional, national and international meets).

Jersey Gators - Non-Profit Organization for Swimming.

American Council on Exercise - The American Council on Exercise (ACE) is a nonprofit organization committed to promoting active, healthy lifestyles and their positive effects on the mind, body and spirit. ACE pledges to enable all segments of society to enjoy the benefits of physical activity and protect the public against unsafe and ineffective fitness products and trends. ACE accomplishes this mission by setting certification and education standards for fitness instructors and through ongoing public education about the importance of exercise.

Atlantic City Figure Skating Club - Non-Profit Organization for figure skaters.

The Gladstone Equestrian Association - The Gladstone Equestrian Association is a non-profit organization which was founded in 1985 to promote equestrian sports, particularly the sports of combined driving in the United States.

YMCA of Somerset Valley - The SVYMCA is a membership organization that serves the community by promoting physical, mental and spiritual health in a safe and friendly environment. Everyone is welcome.  The SVYMCA is an ever expanding society that continues to enrich lives through a passionate commitment that leads the growth of its community.

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