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2020 Wealth Transfer and Charitable Planning: Navigating the Landscape

Date: 10.29.20

2020 Wealth Transfer and Charitable Planning: Navigating the Landscape On Tuesday, November 10, at 8:30 a.m., our President and CEO, Laura Ducceschi, MBA, MA, CAP®, will be presenting an hour-long online seminar entitled 2020 Wealth Transfer and Charitable Planning: Navigating the Landscape, with Elizabeth Witko, MAcc, MSF, Business Strategist at Drucker & Scaccetti. This webinar will be relevant to individuals...

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Just Released: 2019 Annual Report

Date: 10.27.20

Just Released: 2019 Annual Report 2020 has brought many challenges to our communities and our world, and we are all working together to address the many needs of our friends and neighbors. At the Scranton Area Community Foundation, the preparation of our 2019 Annual Report offers the opportunity to reflect on this generosity which was so evident during our anniversary...

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Missed the WIP Annual Event? See it HERE!

Date: 10.26.20

Missed the WIP Annual Event? See it HERE! Women in Philanthropy and the team at the Scranton Area Community Foundation would like to thank you for your patience tonight as we worked out some technical challenges behind the scenes during the live-stream Women in Philanthropy Annual Event. We learned that some of our friends were unable to watch the event...

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Register to Attend Tomorrow’s Virtual Fall Quarterly Meeting of the NEPA Animal Welfare Collaborative

Date: 10.20.20

Please join us this Wednesday, October 21, 2020, at 5:30 pm for the fall quarterly meeting of the NEPA Animal Welfare Collaborative. This meeting is not to be missed!  We will discuss the next steps to move the NEPA Animal Welfare Collaborative forward, what we have been working on to date, and we will have presentations from special guests including: Kristen Tullo, PA State Director,...

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Don’t miss the Women in Philanthropy Annual Event this Thursday!

Date: 10.20.20

WOMEN IN PHILANTHROPY ANNUAL EVENT THIS THURSDAY This is a friendly reminder that we would love to see you join us virtually this Thursday, October 22, 2020, at 5:30 p.m. for our Women in Philanthropy Annual Event. If you haven't yet registered to attend this event, please take a moment to do so now. You must register to receive the...

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Garden of Cedar Groundbreaking Set for Saturday

Date: 10.07.20

Groundbreaking for a notable community garden in South Scranton will take place on Saturday, October 10, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. The Garden of Cedar, located at 715 Cedar Avenue, Scranton, will host its groundbreaking ceremony on Saturday which will include the planting of an apple tree, the Garden's symbolic feature, among other highlights. “The Garden of Cedar will be a unique public space...

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Women in Philanthropy to Host Annual Event Virtually

Date: 10.05.20

Please join us virtually on Thursday, October 22, 2020, at 5:30 p.m. for our Women in Philanthropy Annual Event.  During this event, we will celebrate the accomplishments and impact of Women in Philanthropy and take a look back at how Women in Philanthropy has transformed the lives of women, girls, and their families throughout the year through the generosity of Women in...

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Announcing the 2020 Award Recipients

Date: 10.02.20

Announcing the 2020 Award Recipients We are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2020 Margaretta Belin Chamberlin Award and the 2020 Roseann Smith Alperin Award and invite you to attend a virtual event to honor and celebrate them! Please join us virtually on Thursday, October 22, 2020, at 5:30 p.m. for our Women in Philanthropy Annual Event, where we...

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Talking About Racism: A Community Conversation

Date: 09.25.20

Talking About Racism: A Community Conversation  During the month of October, the Greater Scranton MLK Commission in Scranton will host a series of community conversations focused on understanding issues surrounding racism and social justice. See their upcoming events below.    Register to join these conversations   At the Scranton Area Community Foundation, we are proud to work with the Greater Scranton MLK Commission to help...

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Over 200 Attend Scranton Area Community Foundation’s Virtual NEPA Learning Conference

Date: 09.23.20

On Thursday, September 17, and Friday, September 18, 2020, through our Center for Community Leadership and Nonprofit Excellence in partnership with Moses Taylor Foundation and The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, the Scranton Area Community Foundation hosted the 2nd Annual 2020 NEPA Learning Conference—completely virtually—offering over 200 nonprofit organizations and professionals across the region an opportunity to receive in-depth training from local and nationally-recognized presenters....

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Last call to register for the 2020 Virtual NEPA Learning Conference!

Date: 09.14.20

Last call to register for the 2020 Virtual NEPA Learning Conference! Join us this Thursday, September 17, and Friday, September 18, 2020, for two days of online learning with insights on how to help your organization become a learning organization! We'll dive into strategies for staying solvent during these unprecedented times, share how to visualize your organization's impact and sustainability, and learn how to maximize your...

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Updates from the NEPA Animal Welfare Collaborative

Date: 09.14.20

Updates from the NEPA Animal Welfare Collaborative Here are the latest updates and news from the NEPA Animal Welfare Collaborative... Upcoming Virtual Committee Meeting Dates  Steering Committee Thursday, October 8th, 5:30 pm Combined Programs/Summit/Communications & Advocacy Committees Tuesday, October 13th, 5:30 pm A zoom link will be sent to committee members closer to the meeting dates.  Flea Market Opportunity, 9/19 &...

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