United Way of Greater Newark Relaunches Newark Thrives! By Offering First-Ever ‘Accelerating Summer Learning Opportunities’ Grants

May 12, 2021, 2:20 pm | in United Way of Greater Newark Relaunches Newark Thrives! By Offering First-Ever ‘Accelerating Summer Learning Opportunities’ Grants United We Thrive! campaign, mini-grants for program providers will combat summer learning loss, increase out-of-school opportunities for Newark youth and families (Newark, NJ) May 12, 2021 – Today, Catherine Wilson, President &…

The Rockefeller Foundation Launches $20 Million Initiative to Increase Covid-19 Vaccination Rates Among Communities of Color

The Rockefeller Foundation Launches $20 Million Initiative to Increase Covid-19 Vaccination Rates Among Communities of Color Newark Among Five U.S. Cities Selected by The Foundation to Help Meet its National Equity Vaccination Goal of 70 Million Vaccinations to People of Color by July NEW YORK | April 13, 2021 – The Rockefeller Foundation has selected Newark…

How Will the Rockefeller Fdn Make Vaccines More Accessible to POC?

The Rockefeller Foundation’s Equity-First Vaccination Initiative will collaborate with organizations across the U.S. to improve vaccination rates in communities of color. (Image credit: Rockefeller Foundation) The Rockefeller Foundation announces the launch of a historic $20 million Equity-First Vaccination Initiative to improve the vaccination rate among communities of color, which have been disproportionately impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic.…

Several Philanthropies Funding Vaccine Rollout, Education

Philanthropy is stepping up in assorted ways to get COVID-19 vaccinations to Americans who need them, particularly communities of color, where vaccination rates lag the rest of the population. The Rockefeller Foundation launched a $20-million Equity-First Vaccination Initiative to collaborate with five organizations in an effort to deploy equity-first, hyper-local public health interventions in five cities. Communities of color…