Conference - 101st Conference in 2016 - Handouts

  1. Accomplishing Big Things with a Small Grant Video

Continuing Education Unit (CEU) Tracking System

  1. Access the Conference CEU Tracking System

Energy Tax Restoration Resource Center

  1. 2021 ETR Impact Calculation
  2. June 14, 2018 Mayor Cassella Lock Box Letter
  3. NJLM Executive Director Michael J. Darcy, CAE, discusses the impact of the state budget on municipalities on Comcast Newsmakers May 31, 2018
  4. Why Phil Murphy really wants to raise the sale tax, and why he froze state spending, June 7, 2018,
  5. Energizing Tax Relief
  6. Sample Resolution Supporting Direct Payment of Energy Taxes to Municipal Governments Available, December 18, 2012 (PDF)
  7. Contact Legislators Now to Protect Relief for Our Property Taxpayers, January 20, 2015
  8. Opinion: Energy taxes belong to New Jersey Towns, January 14, 2013
  9. New Jersey must stop swiping property tax relief from locals May 17, 2012
  10. Bernards Township Wants Its Money Back - Basking Ridge Patch, May 15, 2012
  11. Trenton hoards money that should provide property tax relief April 16, 2012
  12. Governor Vetoes Property Tax Relief Funding, June 29, 2012
  13. Towns Lose Out as Utility Taxes Once Again Diverted to Balance New Jersey Budget, June 18, 2012
  14. Mayors lament withheld energy tax receipts Asbury Park Press April 29, 2012
  15. Energy tax receipts / Pay what is owed, April 18, 2012
  16. Opinion: Hypocrisy from Trenton on property taxes, April 16, 2012
  17. Chuck Chiarello / New Jersey must stop skimming energy-tax funds from towns April 9, 2012
  18. Statement By Hon. Arthur R. Ondish, Concerning Proposed State Budget For Fiscal Year 2012-2013
  19. Statement By Hon. Arthur R. Ondish, Mayor, Mount Arlington Borough and President, New Jersey State League of Municipalities Presented to the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee Concerning Proposed State Budget for Fiscal Year 2012-2013 March 12, 2012
  20. Local officials appeal to budget committee for restoration of energy tax revenue March 5, 2012
  21. Mayors to Christie: Time to give us our money back March 1, 2012
  22. East Windsor and Hamilton Mayors: Time for state to pay up February 16, 2012
  23. Energy Tax Talking Points
  24. Appropriating Energy Tax Receipts: The New Normal for New Jersey, A Friends of Local Government Policy Paper (PDF)
  25. Resolution Supporting Assembly Bill A-2753 Requiring Direct Payment of Energy Taxes (DOC)
  26. Resolution Supporting Assembly Bill A-2753 Requiring Direct Payment of Energy Taxes (PDF)

Federal Resources - U.S. Department of Education

  1. U.S. Department of Education
  2. U.S. Department of Education - Programs by Title

Federal Resources - U.S. Department of Energy

  1. U.S. Department of Energy
  2. Office of Science

Federal Resources - U.S. Department of Justice

  1. U.S. Department of Justice
  2. Office of Justice Programs (OJP)
  3. Business & Grants

Grant Resource Center - Online Proposal Writing Assistance

  1. How to Write a Grant Proposal
  2. Courtesy of The Foundation Center
  3. Free Proposal Checklist

Grant Resource Center - Private Foundations & Universities

  1. 1772 Foundation: The preservation and restoration of historical entities.
  2. Alliance for Children & Families
  3. American Humane Association
  4. American Library Association: Listing of grants and fellowships relevant to libraries.
  5. Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation: Grants awarded for global health, education and global libraries.
  6. The Blakemore Foundation: Encourages the study and understanding of Asian languages and Asian fine arts.
  7. Blue Moon Fund: Mission is to build human and natural resilience to a changing and warming world, using natural, social and financial capital to implement new models in high-biodiversity regions around the world.
  8. Braitmayer Foundation: Interested in Kindergarten through 12th grade education.
  9. Brookdale Foundation: Interested in furthering the fields of gerontology and geriatrics.
  10. Captain Planet: Hands-on environmental projects for children.
  11. Center for Health and Health Care in Schools
  12. The Dana Foundation: Principal interests are in brain science, immunology and arts education.
  13. Emergency Nurses Association: Provides funding for research advancing the specialized practice of emergency nursing.
  14. F.M. Kirby Foundation
  15. The Fund for New Jersey: This foundation provides for education, advocacy, public policy analysis and community problem solving.
  16. Fund for Wild Nature: Interested in funding action for wildlife, rivers, wilderness and the places that support the interdependent life that sustains our planet.
  17. Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation: Foundation focuses on education and on the lives of children and the culture of schools, particularly public schools in New Jersey.
  18. Graffiti Hurts: Interested in helping communities start or add-on to a local graffiti prevention program, including one-time projects that have the potential to help reduce graffiti vandalism in the community.
  19. Graham Foundation: Interested in fostering the development and exchange of ideas about architecture and its role in the arts, culture and society.
  20. The Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey: Interested in the healthcare and wellness of vulnerable members of the greater Newark New Jersey area, as well as bringing healthcare to vulnerable Jewish residents in the MetroWest community of New Jersey.
  21. Housing and Community Development Network of New Jersey
  22. Jack Kent Cooke Foundation: Offers innovative grant programs for organizations serving high-achieving students with financial need.
  23. Megan Nicole Kanka Foundation: "Check 'Em Out" program; helps non-profit sports organizations in New Jersey pay for state and federal fingerprint checks on their coaches and managers.
  24. National Forest Foundation
  25. Needmor Fund: Creating social change.
  26. New York - New Jersey Estuary Program: Interested in the development and implementation of plans to protect, conserve and restore the estuary.
  27. Pathways Within, Inc.: Bi-annual book grant
  28. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
  29. The Twenty-First Century Foundation: National and local programs that support black America.
  30. Victoria Foundation: Committed to strengthening community within Newark and protecting the environment throughout the State of New Jersey.
  31. Wild Ones: Seeds for Education.
  32. Youth Service America: Dedicated to supporting and motivating youth, teachers, service-learning coordinators and youth-serving organizations in planning and implementing projects for Global Youth Service Day and on-going service throughout the year.

International Organizations

  1. Sister Cities International

NJ Municipalities Magazine NJ Women Vote Column

  1. NJ Women Vote column on Suffrage Tugboat

State Resources

  1. Department of Agriculture
  2. Department of Commerce - Financing & Incentives
  3. Department of Community Affairs
  4. Department of Community Affairs - SAGE
  5. New Jersey Historic Trust
  6. Division of Community Resources - Home Energy Assistance Program
  7. Department of Education
  8. Department of Education - Office of Grants Management
  9. Department of Environmental Protection
  10. Department of Environmental Protection - Funding, Grants & Scholarships
  11. Department of Environmental Protection - Hazardous Discharge Site Remediation Fund - Child Care Facility
  12. Department of Environmental Protection - Green Acres Program
  13. Department of Environmental Protection - Stormwater & Nonpoint Source Pollution
  14. Department of Environmental Protection - Fire Safety Grants
  15. Department of Health & Senior Services
  16. Department of Human Services
  17. Department of Labor & Workforce Development - Training Grants
  18. Department of Law and Public Safety
  19. Department of Law and Public Safety - Body Armor Replacement Program
  20. Department of Law and Public Safety - Division of Highway Traffic Safety
  21. Department of Law and Public Safety - Office of Victim - Witness Advocacy
  22. Department of Law and Public Safety - NJ Office of Emergency Management
  23. U.S. Department of Justice - State Administering Agencies
  24. Department of Transportation
  25. Department of the Treasury
  26. NJ Board of Public Utilities
  27. NJ Board of Public Utilities - New Jersey Clean Energy Program
  28. NJ Board of Public Utilities - Commercial, Industrial, Local Gov & Multifamily Programs
  29. NJ Board of Public Utilities - EDA Programs
  30. NJ Board of Public Utilities - Local Government Energy Audit
  31. New Jersey Economic Development Authority
  32. New Jersey State Library
  33. NJ Office of Emergency Telecommunications Management