Our New Framework

Victoria Foundation has adopted a new framework, including a new mission, vision and values. This framework emerged from an effort to do more to focus resources on root causes of generational poverty and inequality in Newark.  Our new mission reads:  "Victoria Foundation partners with Black and Brown residents and other marginalized communities in Newark and nonprofit organizations to champion bold strategies that strengthen community power, foster economic justice, promote youth self-determination, and respond to pressing needs.



Victoria Foundation Celebrates 100 Years of Community Building

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2024 is a landmark year for Victoria Foundation as we commemorate our 100th anniversary. As one of the oldest foundations in New Jersey and a long-standing funding partner in Newark...

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Diana Kostas Joins Victoria Foundation as New CFO

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Victoria Foundation is excited to announce that Diana Kostas has joined our team as the new Chief Financial Officer. She will be responsible for the day-to-day strategic and managerial leadership...

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Welcoming Cecilia Martinez, Victoria Foundation’s New Communications Specialist

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Victoria Foundation is thrilled to announce the newest addition to the team, Cecilia Martinez, who joins us as our new Communications Specialist. In her role, Cecilia will be instrumental in...

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Victoria Foundation Appoints Sara Peña to Board of Trustees

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The Victoria Foundation Board of Trustees is proud to announce Sara Peña as our newest trustee. Sara is a passionate leader and advocate who has dedicated her life to driving...

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At a Glance

Team Members
Years of Giving
~$12M in grant awards each year
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Victoria Foundation
550 Broad St
Suite 1402
Newark, NJ 07102


Ph. 973-792-9200
Fax 973-792-1300
e-mail info@victoriafoundation.org