Canaan Christian Academy recently received a mini grant from the Youth Advisory Committee of the Wayne County Community Foundation to support enhance an existing robotics project at their school.
Wallenpaupack Area High School was awarded a grant from the Wayne County Community Foundation's Youth Advisory Committee to support the the Paupack Perk Coffee Delivery run by students to help students practice entrepreneurial and real-world skills.
Lakeside Elementary School's "Kindness Krew" recently received a mini grant from the Wayne County Community Foundation's Youth Advisory Committee. The "Kindness Krew" plans to spread kindness and joy throughout their school by creating positive murals in hallways with kind messages and building a "Woot Wagon" to visit each classroom to spread cheer!
Wayne County Community Foundation Awards Grant to the Greene-Dreher Historical Society
The Wayne County Community Foundation recently presented a check for $4000 to the Hamlin Fire and Rescue Company.
The Wayne County Community Foundation has awarded a grant to the Honesdale Fire Department to assist with the purchase of a "griphoist."
Wayne County Community Foundation Supports Project LINUS With 300 Chapters Nationwide, Project LINUS provides love, a sense of security, warmth and comfort to children who are seriously ill, traumatized, or otherwise in need. They do this with gitfs of new handmade blankets and afghans, lovingly created by volunteer "Blanketeers." The monies from the grant will be used to purchase materials to make the blankets.
At this year’s “Herd the Curd” 5/10K Race, which is sponsored by the Michael J. Bryant Memorial Fund Committee, six grants awards were made to deserving Wayne County organizations.
The Wayne County Community Foundation and the Luke Rickard Family are please to announce that Colin Rickard, a graduate of Honesdale High School, is thisyear's Scholarship winner. This scholarship sponsored by Luke's family, is presented in memory of Luke Rickard who died tragically in 1994. The $1000 scholarship is presented annually to a senior member of the Honesdale High School Boys Basketball Team. The recipient embodies the ideals of sportsmanship, teamwork and perseverance in the pursuit of excellence.
Wayne County Community Foundation "First Responders Fund" Awards Grant: The Wayne County Community Foundation's, "First Responders Fund," has awarded a grant to the Seelvyille Fire Company of Honesdale. The funds will purchase 'turn out' gear (bunker pants, coats,boots, etc) for their firefighters.