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NJ SHARES 2017 Annual Report


NJ SHARES 2017 Annual Report

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NJ SHARES primarily provides assistance to households in need of help meeting their utility burden. Through assistance, advocacy, community outreach, education, information and referral, we connect low and moderate income households with available resources.


NJ SHARES’ recipients were likely to have vulnerable household members.

  • 47% of NJ SHARES’ recipients had a child 18 or younger in the home.
  • 45% of NJ SHARES’ recipients had a household member over 50 years old.

Most of NJ SHARES’ grant recipients were the working poor.

  • 83% of NJ SHARES’ recipients had employment income.
  • 59% of NJ SHARES’ recipients had income between 200% and 300% of the Federal Poverty Level.

NJ SHARES helps clients who are in serious danger with their utility bills.

  • 31% of grant recipients had their shutoff date passed when they applied.
  • 8% had their utility service terminated at the time they applied for help.

Tax deductible donations to NJ SHARES may be made online by clicking here.

View prior NJ SHARES Annual Reports in PDF Format.

2016 NJ SHARES Annual Report
2015 NJ SHARES Annual Report
2014 NJ SHARES Annual Report
2013 NJ SHARES Annual Report
2012 NJ SHARES Annual Report
2011 NJ SHARES Annual Report
2010 NJ SHARES Annual Report
2009 NJ SHARES Annual Report
2008 NJ SHARES Annual Report

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