The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey

Who Are We?

A charitable organization created by Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey in 2004.

What is Our Mission?

To improve the health of New Jersey residents by promoting health prevention and education programs. We strive to increase access to quality health care for all New Jersey residents while increasing and enhancing the arts and cultural opportunities.

How Do We Work?

We support charitable organizations that focus mostly on health-related issues and the arts. We fund projects that are initiated by nonprofit organizations and are submitted for consideration through the Foundation’s online grant application system. We also develop our own signature programs.

Grant Awards

To date, we have given more than 600 grant awards to New Jersey nonprofit organizations, totaling over $20 million.

Learn More

Visit our website to learn more about our grant process at

Contact Us

If you have questions, contact us at:

The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey
Three Penn Plaza East, PP-15V
Newark, New Jersey 07105-2200
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