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Meet OceanFirst’s WaveMaker of the Month – Jeffrey J. Muller

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!

We salute and thank the volunteer fire and first aid responders who put their lives on the line to care... Read more

It’s Time to Apply for Summer Camp Grants – Deadline is Feb. 15, 2021

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

Education is a Path, Not a Destination for this ACCC Student

In 2020, OceanFirst Foundation awarded $400,000 in scholarship grants to support students attending one of eight partner Colleges/Universities. One... Read more

NJ Banks and Foundations Pledge $265,000 for COVID-19 Vaccine Efforts

With initial supplies of the COVID-19 vaccine beginning to arrive in New Jersey, OceanFirst Bank, OceanFirst Foundation and several locally headquartered banks... Read more

Operation Warm Up Jersey Shore Delivers New Coats to Local Kids

As temperatures dropped, seven southern New Jersey funders including OceanFirst Foundation, rose to the occasion to provide 3,200 FREE... Read more

Grant Opportunities

Home Runs for Heroesslider6

OceanFirst Foundation is proud to team up with the Jersey Shore BlueClaws, a minor league team… Learn More

Major Grantsslider2

For 2021, the Foundation has modified its Major Grant program to offer General Operating/Flexible Support… 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

Allies In Caring

Ivette Guillermo-McGahee
Executive Director

Bruckner Chase Ocean Positive

Bruckner Chase
Executive Director

Hansen Foundation

Jennifer Hansen
Executive Director

Clean Ocean Action


Cindy Zipf
Executive Director


Food Bank of South Jersey


Fred C. Wasiak
Executive Director 

EJ Council for Economic Education

Joseph DiFiglia
Executive Director