OTHER FUNDING SOURCES - FOUNDATION & OTHER NON-GOVERNMENTAL GRANT PROGRAMS

Prudential Foundation
To support "Ready to Learn" programs (professional development for K-3 teachers, parental involvement in school, school-based health care, conflict resolution); and "Ready to Work" programs (affordable housing, school-to-work, youth entrepreneurship).

Eligibility:Top priority goes to programs in Newark, NJ and surrounding communities.

Funding:In 1999, the funder gave $18 million for 1,383 grants averaging $250 to $50,000.

Contact:PF, Prudential Plaza, 751 Broad St., 15th Fl., Newark, NJ 07102-3777; 973-802-4791

Website: www.prudential.com/community/cmzzz1001.html

Federal: No