MEMBERSHIP FAQ

Frequently asked questions about your membership donation of $1,100:

As stated on our Membership Form the additional $100 will be allocated to membership activities and Community Foundation of NJ fund fee. It also allows us to keep the grant application process free of charge to submitting nonprofits.

Your entire annual $1,000 donation will go towards a deserving nonprofit through our voting process during our Annual Meeting

Membership activities include all activities open to our membership, including costs for the Impact Annual Meeting, Membership Reception, Holiday Party, and Summer Soirée.
Yes. Impact 100 Jersey Coast is a special project fund of the Community Foundation of New Jersey (CFNJ), which is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. CFNJ serves as our fiduciary agent and we are covered by their non-profit tax-exempt status. This means 100% of your membership contribution is tax-deductible.
The Community Foundation of NJ is our parent 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. On a rolling basis we pay them a fee 3% to manage our account, execute required tax filings and financial audits, and handle core administrative tasks such as printing and sending donation acknowledgments and tax receipts to our members.

We welcome company sponsored membership by your employer. We also invite you to apply for our Member Scholarship Program. This program is intended for women who understand and believe in the mission and model of Impact 100 Jersey Coast, but who initially may not be able to fund a Membership on their own. To encourage generations of women philanthropists, our scholarship program is funded through the generous support of donors and sponsors to empower women to experience the full membership benefits and the power of collective giving.