MORRISTOWN, NJ – United Way of Northern New Jersey has scheduled two information and training sessions on November 19 and December 2 for nonprofits seeking funding in 2016. Both sessions will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Morristown Unitarian Fellowship, 21 Normandy Heights Road in Morristown.
Applicants will learn about United Way’s three-step application process, the online application system, basic requirements for applying and United Way’s expectations for program outcomes. United Way opened its application process to all health and human service nonprofits serving residents who live or work in the northern New Jersey footprint of Morris, Somerset, Sussex, and Warren counties as well as portions of suburban Essex County, including the Caldwells, Cedar Grove, Essex Fells, Fairfield, Glen Ridge, Livingston, Millburn-Short Hills, Montclair, Roseland, and Verona. Agencies must be a designated 501 c3 under IRS tax code.
It is strongly recommended that agency representatives attend one of the sessions in order to be considered an applicant for United Way funding. The first part of the application, an administrative and financial review, will be due Dec. 15, 2014.
About United Way of Northern New Jersey
United Way of Northern New Jersey is a nonprofit organization working to improve people’s lives and strengthen communities by focusing on Education, Income, and Health. These are the building blocks for a good life – a quality education that leads to a stable job; the tools needed to achieve financial stability; and good health. We lead caring communities to create long-lasting changes that transform people’s lives. Together, united, we can inspire hope and create opportunities for a better tomorrow. United Way of Northern New Jersey serves Morris, Somerset, Sussex, and Warren counties as well as portions of suburban Essex County, including the Caldwells, Cedar Grove, Essex Fells, Fairfield, Glen Ridge, Livingston, Millburn-Short Hills, Montclair, Roseland, and Verona. Give. Advocate. Volunteer. LIVE UNITED. To learn more, call 973.993.1160 or visitwww.UnitedWayNNJ.org.