ESSEX COUNTY, NJ - Impact100 Essex is extending the deadline for grant proposal submissions to September 26th. Essex County nonprofits seeking funds for a transformational, high impact project are encouraged to apply. This year’s grant winning proposal will receive a $120,000 grant. In addition, Impact100 Essex has announced that all of this year’s finalists will receive grant of at least $10,000.  

Impact100 Essex is a collective philanthropic group founded and funded by women in Essex County.  This is the third grant cycle for the organization.  Previous grant recipients were the Dove Learning Center project managed by Covenant House Newark, and Schools That Can Newark. Finalist organizations in the first two grant cycles were Music and the Brain, Prevent Child Abuse NJ, Spectrum 360, the Period Initiative of the Community Food Bank of NJ, Imagine a Center for Coping and Loss, and the NJ Tree Foundation. 

For more information visit: or email The deadline for grants submissions is September 26, 2019.

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Impact100 Essex:

Impact100 Essex is a philanthropic, collective giving group funded by women in Essex County. Impact100 Essex enables members to amplify their giving and empower solutions for the community. Each year, Impact100 Essex awards a minimum grant of $100,000 to support a transformational local project proposed by a nonprofit organization operating in Essex County.  For more information about Impact100 Essex and to find out how to apply for grants or join the organization, visit to: