ESSEX COUNTY, NJ - Impact100 Essex is extending the deadline for grant proposal submissions to Sept. 26.

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 a 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.

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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.