RWJF News Releases
RWJF News Releases
September 5, 2014 | News Release
New Jersey now has the 39th highest adult obesity rate in the nation, according to The State of Obesity: Better Policies for a Healthier America, a report 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.
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.
November 20, 2013 | News Release
New program explores reorganization of staff roles in doctors' offices to improve patient outcomes without increasing costs.
November 11, 2013 | News Release
A team of unemployed veterans will help state residents get health insurance coverage. Funding is provided by $1.8M grant from RWJF's New Jersey Health Initiatives.
November 1, 2013 | News Release
RWJF will grant $1.5 million to be distributed by the Host Committee’s Snowflake Youth Foundation. The effort focuses on revitalizing and rebuilding venues for young people to be active and healthy.
August 30, 2013 | News Release
The Institute will host six interdisciplinary centers of excellence, bringing together faculty members from several Rutgers departments.