Princeton couple to be honored for land conservation efforts by state group
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Princeton couple to be honored for land conservation efforts by state group

Scott and Hella McVay of Princeton will be honored for their longtime support of land conservation at the New Jersey Conservation Foundation’s annual gala next month. The McVays were chosen as this year’s honorees for their enthusiastic leadership in promoting a wide range of causes, including conservation, environmental stewardship, animal welfare, the arts, science, and…

Fund for New Jersey announces grants to 11 nonprofits

Fund for New Jersey announces grants to 11 nonprofits

Eleven nonprofits have been awarded a total of $905,000 in grants by the trustees of The Fund for New Jersey, the organization announced Thursday. The Fund for New Jersey is a nonprofit organization that aims to improve the quality of decision-making related to public policy about the state’s most pressing issues. For over 50 years,…

Princeton Area Community Foundation CEO Jeffrey Vega dies after battling rare cancer (updated with service info.)
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Princeton Area Community Foundation CEO Jeffrey Vega dies after battling rare cancer (updated with service info.)

Jeffrey Vega, the president and CEO of the Princeton Area Community Foundation since 2015, died Sunday Penn Medicine Princeton Health after battling a rare and aggressive form of cancer. He was 56. “The Community Foundation’s Board of Trustees and staff mourn his loss, and we extend our deepest condolences to Jeff’s family,” said Sonia Delgado,…

Princeton Area Community Foundation welcomes three trustees
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Princeton Area Community Foundation welcomes three trustees

The Princeton Area Community Foundation Board of Trustees has appointed three members to serve three-year terms: Marygrace Billek of West Windsor, Ka’Neda Bullock of Trenton, and Michael Ullmann of Princeton. The trustees oversee a foundation with more than $240 million in assets. The Princeton Area Community Foundation has awarded more than $200 million in grants…

Dedication of new apartment building at Princeton Community Housing set for Oct. 28
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Dedication of new apartment building at Princeton Community Housing set for Oct. 28

Building will be named in memory of Jim and Fannie Floyd A naming ceremony and ribbon cutting for the new Jim and Fannie Floyd House at Princeton Community Village will take place at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 28. The new building will provide 25 new units of affordable housing in Princeton. The building is…

Nine Princeton students receive college scholarships
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Nine Princeton students receive college scholarships

Princeton Community Housing hosted a celebration at the Princeton Senior Resource Center on Wednesday, Aug. 9 to recognize students living at Princeton Community Village and Griggs Farm who received college scholarships this year from the New Jersey Affordable Housing Management Association and the National Affordable Housing Management Association. Scholarships ranging from $1,500 to $4,500 are…

JM Group’s Jack Morrison honored by Mercer Street Friends at annual awards ceremony
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JM Group’s Jack Morrison honored by Mercer Street Friends at annual awards ceremony

Restauranteur Jack Morrison, president of the JM Group, was honored by the Mercer Street Friends on Tuesday for his service to the community. Mercer Street Friends, a nonprofit that supports local families through food and education programs, hosted their third annual leadership awards event at the organization’s food bank in Ewing. More than 200 guests…