Serving the Organizational and Infrastructure Capacity Building Needs
of the Nonprofit Community in Lackawanna County

Welcome to the Scranton Area Foundation’s Center for Community Leadership and Nonprofit Excellence!

As an arm of the Scranton Area Foundation, The Center’s mission is to serve the organizational and infrastructure capacity building needs of the nonprofit community in Lackawanna County. By investing in the education and upkeep of nonprofit organizations, and through forging effective partnerships, we will work to improve the effectiveness of these organizations, thereby maximizing their impact in our community!

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10.03.19

APPLY TODAY for the Strategic Planning Cohort!

Scranton Area Community Foundation’s Center for Community Leadership and Nonprofit Excellence invites you to apply for our last capacity building workshop of 2019: Strategic Planning Cohort WorkshopFriday, October 18th AND Friday, November 15th9:00 am – 4:00pmScranton Cultural Center at the Masonic Temple2nd Floor Ladies Parlor(420 North Washington Ave., Scranton) APPLY NOW Facilitated by Frank Abdale, […]

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11.28.16

The Center Welcomes Nationally-Renowned BoardSource to Lackawanna County!

On November 30th, 2016, the Center for Community Leadership and Nonprofit Excellence, an arm of the Scranton Area Community Foundation, will host Susan Meier from BoardSource to provide training on “Board Leadership and Engagement: Fundamentals for Success.” Over sixty individuals from 47 non-profit organizations will gather at the University of Scranton for this unique training […]

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