News and Events

Imagine Receives Grant from the Schumann Fund for New Jersey

Imagine is pleased to report it received a $10,000 grant from the Schumann Fund for New Jersey to support “Imagine Newark,” a new free children’s grief support center opening in the South Ward of Newark in March.

Imagine Receives Grant from the Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey

Imagine announced today a $46,150 grant from the Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey to support Imagine Newark, a new children’s grief support center opening in the South Ward of Newark.

Imagine Receives Grief Reach Grant from the New York Life Foundation

Imagine announced today a $50,000 Grief Reach grant from the New York Life Foundation to support Imagine Newark, a new children's grief support center opening in the South Ward of Newark.

Imagine Welcomes Elisa Jacobson to its Board of Trustees

Imagine is pleased to announce Elisa Jacobson has been elected to its Board of Trustees. Elisa Jacobson is the Chief Compliance Officer at Cooperative Counseling Services (CCS) in Mountainside, N.J.

Bob Kelly Joins Imagine Board of Trustees

Bob is an Executive Director with J.P. Morgan Private Bank in Summit, New Jersey. In this role, Bob advises affluent families, corporate executives, financial leaders and entrepreneurs on all critical aspects of their balance sheet, including borrowing, investing, banking, estate planning, and philanthropic giving.

Imagine Seeks Volunteers

Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss seeks 10 individuals for our October 19-22, 2018 volunteer facilitator training session. Imagine peer support groups are the main source of support for grieving children and families in Union County and beyond. Groups are facilitated by trained adult volunteers who attend a 32-hour training and quarterly continuing education programs.

Imagine Participates in Cantor Fitzgerald’s Charity Day on September 11th

Each year on or around September 11th, Cantor Fitzgerald and its affiliates, BGC Partners and GFI Group, in conjunction with the Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund, commemorate their 658 friends and colleagues and 61 Eurobrokers employees who perished on September 11, 2001, by distributing 100% of their global revenues on Charity Day to the Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund and selected charities around the world.

From Bullies to Buddies Workshop at Imagine

Bullying is a challenge for many students but grieving children and youth are more likely to be bullied or become a bully. The "Bullies to Buddies" method fosters resilience by teaching students how to respond to verbal aggression.

Imagine Receives Grant of $25,000 from the Merck Foundation

Imagine has received a grant of $25,000 from the Merck Foundation for the expansion of their bereavement support programs.

Imagine Trains New Volunteer Facilitators

Imagine peer support groups are available for New Jersey children and families coping with loss due to death or illness. Support groups are facilitated by trained adult volunteers who attend a 4-day training and ongoing continuing education programs.