Working for Smart Growth:
More Livable Places and Open Spaces


About New Jersey Future


Founded in 1987, New Jersey Future is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that promotes sensible and equitable growth, redevelopment, and infrastructure investments to foster healthy, strong, resilient communities; protect natural lands and waterways; increase transportation choices beyond cars; provide access to safe, affordable, and aging-friendly neighborhoods; and fuel a strong economy for everyone. New Jersey Future does this through original research, innovative policy development, coalition-building, advocacy, and hands-on strategic assistance. Embracing differences and advancing fairness is central to New Jersey Future’s mission and operations. New Jersey Future is firmly committed to pursuing greater justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion through its programs, internal operations, and external communications.

  • Jobs, Internships, and RFPs

    A summary of New Jersey Future's current employment opportunities and requests for proposals.

  • Mission and History

    New Jersey Future was founded in 1987 by senior corporate, civic and environmental leaders to advance smarter land-use and growth policies. Today, our nonprofit nonpartisan organization offers a strong voice on policies for curbing sprawl and spurring community redevelopment.

  • Board of Trustees

    The senior leaders from across New Jersey who provide strategic guidance to New Jersey Future.

  • New Jersey Future Supporters (2023-2024)

    The foundations, businesses, and other organizations whose grants, sponsorships, and donations have made possible New Jersey Future's program activities, communications, events, and advocacy on issues that affect the quality of life of all those who visit, work, or live in New Jersey.

  • NJF Team and Contact Information

    New Jersey Future staff contact information (emails, phone numbers); office address and directions.

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