The Palmer Square office of #b#PNC Wealth Management#/b# will oversee funds for the Eric LeGrand Believe Fund, established by a $75,000 donation by the New Jersey Nets to help raise awareness for the Rutgers football player who was paralyzed in a recent game. Non tax-deductible contributions to the fund go directly to the LeGrand family and will be used at their discretion. To donate, contact LeGrand Believe Fund, PNC Wealth Management, Attn: Kimberly G. Kingsland, Senior Trust Advisor, 1 Palmer Square, Suite 201, Princeton, 08542.
The New Jersey Coalition for Battered Women, a Trenton-based nonprofit, has been named along with 11 other domestic violence-oriented nonprofits in the state to receive part of $150,000 in grants from the #b#Verizon Foundation#/b#. The funds will support technology-based programs that raise awareness of domestic violence and provide support to survivors.
Rutgers University has received a $1.5 million grant from #b#Goldman Sachs#/b#, designed to provide complete tuition and other support to New Jersey high school students with pressing financial needs to pursue their undergraduate education at Rutgers’ School of Arts and Sciences.