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Meet OceanFirst’s WaveMaker of the Month – William Whelan

We’re pleased to highlight our OceanFirst Bank colleagues who are making a difference with the Foundation’s nonprofit partners... Read more

First Responder Grants Available – Apply Today!

Every day is a great day to salute and thank the volunteer fire and first aid responders who put their... Read more

$100,000 in Camp Grants Supports Scholarships for Safe Summer Fun

Remember how much fun you had at summer camp as a kid? Every year, we help to bring that joyful... Read more

Our grants help nonprofits, schools, and communities in central and southern New Jersey.  If your nonprofit is seeking support, we’d love to hear about your ideas that could make our communities even better. We’ll guide you in the right direction on how to apply.  Learn More

Arts & Cultural Grants

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Good Neighbor Grants

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Home Runs for Heroes Grants

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Major Grants


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

Model Classroom Grants

The Model Classroom Grant Program supports K-12 schools that have the vision, creativity and desire… Learn More

OceanFirst Scholarships

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

Summer Camp Grants

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