Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey Newark

Newark, N.J.



Housed at the Rutgers University-Camden campus, the Center for Strategic Urban Community Leadership is creating a new Early Learning Research Academy to provide early childhood education for minority and low-income children in Camden, an extremely low-income and underserved community. With assistance from this planning grant, the center is formulating and implementing a capital fundraising campaign for the academy.