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Help Us Bring Summer Camp Fun to Kids

Remember how much fun you had at camp as a kid? We’re excited to bring that life-changing and joyful experience... Read more

2019 Grant Opportunity for Volunteer Fire & First Aid Squads – Deadline to Apply is November 1, 2019

Every day is a good day to salute and thank the volunteer fire and first aid responders who care for... Read more

Giving Back This Holiday Season

What makes the holidays special for our OceanFirst team? It’s having the opportunity to share in the kindness and... Read more

OceanFirst Foundation provides grants that help families, organizations, schools and communities in central and southern New Jersey.  If your organization is seeking a grant, you’ll want to determine if your project fits within our four core priority areas: Health and Wellness, Housing, Improving Quality of Life, and Youth Development and Education. Give us a call to chat about your ideas and we’ll guide you in the right direction.  Learn How to Apply

Arts & Cultural Grants


At OceanFirst, we recognize that supporting local arts and cultural organizations is key to the growth…

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Good Neighbor Grants


OceanFirst Foundation has a strong commitment to helping our neighbors build their self-sufficiency…

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Home Runs for Heroes Grants


OceanFirst Foundation is proud to team up with the Lakewood BlueClaws, a minor league team…

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Major Grants


Requests for Major Grants, those more than $5,000 for program or project support, must address one…

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Each year, the Foundation awards grants to local Colleges and Universities to provide scholarships…

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Summer Camp Grants

Remember how much fun you had at camp as a kid? We’re excited to bring that joyful experience to young people…

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