The Greater Newark Conservancy works to improve the quality of life in Newark and surrounding Essex County towns by promoting environmental stewardship of and by the community. The Schumann Fund supports the Conservancy’s education programs.
Category Environmental Protection
New Jersey Work Environment Council is an alliance of 70 community, environmental, and worker organizations working together to improve the environment and ensure workplace and community safety Our grant supports NJ WEC’s Healthy Schools Now, an advocacy, training, and technical assistance program to address health and safety concerns in New Jersey schools.
Since 1995, The Trust for Public Land has completed construction of 12 parks and playgrounds in Newark, bringing school children, teachers, and community residents into each stage of development, and engaging them to be stewards of completed projects. The Schumann Fund supports TPL’s community engagement work.