Join us for our annual Ben Franklin Dinner on Thursday, November 4th at Silver Birches. This year’s Community Service Award recipient will be Henry Skier. We’re excited to be able to celebrate in-person once again this year. Limited seating is available.
The Wayne County Community Foundation, along with six other community organizations, is proud to announce its participation as a cohort in the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia’s second annual Reinventing Our Communities cohort program, focused on an equitable small business recovery and supporting small business owners of color disproportionately impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Support the Lackawaxen River Trails by donating today!
The Chamber of the Northern Poconos 2020 Community Awards- Presented at the Annual Membership Meeting Feb. 4th 2021
The families of Calkins Creamery distributed $8,000, the race proceeds of a virtual Herd the Curd 5K, to the Michael J. Bryant Memorial Fund. With this year’s contributions, Herd the Curd sponsors and runners have raised $96,500 since the race began in 2013.
The Chamber will honor Wayne County Community Foundation Executive Director Ryanne Jennings with the Community Achievement Award.
The Wayne County Community Foundation is thrilled to welcome Sarah Draidfort to their board of directors.
Wayne County Community Foundation Names Fred and Mary Murray as 2020 Ben Franklin Service Award Recipients
A new micro revolving loan program is being created at the Wayne County Community Foundation. The Circle of Aunts and Uncles is a revolving loan fund housed and managed by The Wayne County Community Foundation, a 501(c)3 foundation, operating in Wayne County PA since 1992. Wayne County’s Circles of Aunts and Uncles is modeled after the Circles of Aunts and Uncles based in Philadelphia and founded by Judy Wicks, entrepreneur and activist.
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