RWJF works to bring about a culture of health nationwide—but we have a longstanding commitment to our home state. This page features the latest news, statistics, videos and stories about our work in New Jersey.
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.
The New Jersey Nursing Initiative is expanding its curriculum train nurses not only for acute care, but also for population health.
October 29, 2014 | Culture of Health Post
For the past two years, RWJF-funded Mental Health Association in New Jersey (MHANJ), along with other local groups, has been on the front lines of the battle to maintain the mental health of Jersey Shore residents.
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 10, 2014 | Story
Supported by a soon-to-be-completed, state-of-the-art facility funded in part by RWJF, five new Student Ambassadors for the New Jersey Institute for Food, Nutrition and Health (IFNH) at Rutgers University are part of an exciting new initiative.
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 19, 2014 | Survey/Poll
The proportion of uninsured New Jersey have decreased sharply—down 46%— in the last year.