We are a grantmaking foundation supporting nonprofit organizations that have a meaningful impact on the well-being and economic development of the greater Morris County community. We focus in areas of health, addiction, and homelessness; animal welfare; equal education opportunities; access to the arts; and environmental and historical preservation.
We are a foundation supporting the greater Morris County, NJ community through grantmaking and beyond. An annual grant cycle provides opportunities for funding areas of interest that align with our mission. There are also opportunities beyond grantmaking to connect, learn, and collaborate with the Foundation, other nonprofit organizations, resources, and members of the community.
The Mimi Washington Starrett Foundation is proud to support 25 nonprofit organizations doing critical work to improve the lives of our neighbors throughout Morris County.
Interfaith Food Pantry Network employs innovative approaches to hunger and food insecurity that improve the overall health and well-being of individuals and families in Morris County.Learn More
Through volunteer labor, both skilled and unskilled, and donations of money and materials, MHfH builds and rehabilitates houses in partnership with families in need. Habitat houses are affordable because there is no profit included in the sale price and no interest is charged on the mortgage.Learn More
This long-standing organization encompasses many programs that provide resources to people from age 2 to 102 in the Greater Morris County community. They believe that everyone deserves a chance for a happy, healthy, and productive life.
As an institutionally related foundation, the County College of Morris Foundation raises funds to support the college in its mission.Learn More
MWS Foundation is proud to feature our grantee partner, Mendham Borough Library, whose mission is to provide a welcoming and inclusive space where people can access information, engage in learning, and connect with others.Learn More
JBWS provides support, advocacy, and education for victims of domestic violence. Founded in 1976, JBWS has been dedicated to helping survivors of domestic abuse rebuild their lives and find safety and empowerment.Learn More
Good Grief is a nonprofit organization that provides support to children, teens and young adults who have experienced the loss of a loved one. Based in Morristown and Princeton, NJ, their mission is to create a community that understands and supports grieving children and their families, centering their work around empathy, respect, inclusivity, and hope.Learn More