RWJF News Releases
November 6, 2014 | News Release
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) convened a forum in Jersey City on November 6, 2014, to discuss how different sectors can work together to build a Culture of Health in their community.
Two Years After Superstorm Sandy, RWJF Remains Committed to Helping New Jersey Residents Deal with the Aftermath
October 22, 2014 | News Release
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation provided $1.5 million to repair damaged youth organizations in addition to a $5 million grant towards statewide recovery
October 15, 2014 | News Release
Camden lost its source of fresh produce when the only supermarket closed. But thanks to an RWJF-supported initiative, New Jersey Food Access Initiative, access to healthy food returns to this New Jersey community.
October 8, 2014 | News Release
New Jersey Health Impact Collaborative is conducting a study of policy and planning decisions that will affect the health of New Jersey residents.
September 5, 2014 | News Release
The annual report, The State of Obesity, found New Jersey’s adult obesity rate is now 26%, a significant increase from last year. Learn more from the Trust for America’s Health (TFAH) and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF).
June 20, 2014 | News Release
Leaders from government, nonprofit, and health will discuss a new vision for a Culture of Health—and what it means for New Jersey.
June 13, 2014 | News Release
RWJF sponsorship of Special Olympics USA games in New Jersey, and the commitment from nearly 50 percent of the RWJF staff to volunteer at the Games, underscores Foundation's commitment to building a Culture of Health.
Hunterdon County Is Healthiest in New Jersey, Cumberland County Is Least Healthy, According to New Rankings
March 26, 2014 | News Release
The County Health Rankings show where Garden State counties do well, and suggest opportunities for improvement.
January 30, 2014 | News Release
RWJF's $1.5 million grant to the NY/NJ Snowflake Youth Foundation helps repair youth organizations damaged by Hurricane Sandy.
December 13, 2013 | News Release
The grant will provide funding for program participants from the nonprofit and government sectors, and expand Lead New Jersey programs related to building a culture of health in New Jersey.