The Bank of America Charitable Foundation announced more than $750,000 in grants to 20 New Jersey nonprofits helping connect the unemployed, underemployed, veterans, youth and those with disabilities to training and employment opportunities.
“These organizations play a critical role in helping New Jersey residents develop the skills they need to enter or reenter the workforce,” said Bob Doherty, New Jersey president, Bank of America. “Education and employment are integral to the long-term stability of our communities, and these standout organizations help people achieve professional success.”
Local organizations receiving grants:
Last year, Bank of America invested more than $200 million globally to help address pressing issues, as part of a 10-year goal to invest $2 billion in nonprofit organizations engaged in improving the health and vitality of communities.
For more information, including how qualifying nonprofits can submit an application for grant funding, visit www.bankofamerica.com/foundationRelated Articles: