>> Give to the Community

>> Subscribe to our Newsletter

News

NEPA COVID-19 Response Fund Distributes a Total of $1,033,369 Over Six Funding Rounds

Date: 07.01.20

NEPA COVID-19 RESPONSE FUND DISTRIBUTES A TOTAL OF $1,033,369 OVER SIX FUNDING ROUNDS Announcing Sixth and Final Grant Round Distribution Since the NEPA COVID-19 Response Fund was established in late March at the Scranton Area Community Foundation, a total of $1,033,369 has been both raised and distributed to 132 nonprofit organizations across Northeastern Pennsylvania to help address challenges they are facing due...

Read More >>

New Grant Opportunity!

Date: 06.23.20

New Grant Opportunity! The MHA Memorial Shelter/Rescue Fund at the Scranton Area Community Foundation is currently seeking applications from nonprofit organizations in support of animal shelters or animal rescue efforts. The MHA Memorial Shelter/Rescue Fund will award a limited number of grants in amounts up to $4,500.  Applications will be accepted until Wednesday, July 15, 2020. Apply for a Grant from the MHA Memorial Shelter/Rescue...

Read More >>

NOW ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS FOR THE 2020 MARGARETTA BELIN CHAMBERLIN AWARD

Date: 06.18.20

SUBMIT NOMINATIONS FOR THE 2020 MARGARETTA BELIN CHAMBERLIN AWARD!  Women in Philanthropy and the Scranton Area Community Foundation invite you to nominate an individual for the 2020 Margaretta Belin Chamberlin Award. The Margaretta Belin Chamberlin Award is presented annually to a woman who demonstrates the following qualities: Commitment to community: to the wellbeing of individuals regardless of socioeconomic status, race, religion, ethnic background, age or gender and to the common good Vision,...

Read More >>

NOW ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS FOR THE 2020 ROSEANN SMITH ALPERIN AWARD

Date: 06.17.20

Women in Philanthropy and the Scranton Area Community Foundation invite you to nominate an individual for the 2020 Roseann Smith Alperin Award. The Roseann Smith Alperin Award was established by the Junior League of Scranton to recognize an outstanding female volunteer who exhibits the heart and spirit of Roseann Smith Alperin by demonstrating the capacity to lead, motivate, and inspire others and the community she serves. The...

Read More >>

Updates from the NEPA Animal Welfare Collaborative

Date: 06.11.20

Updates from the NEPA Animal Welfare Collaborative Here are the latest updates and news from the NEPA Animal Welfare Collaborative... NEPA Pet Food Pantry  The NEPA Animal Welfare Collaborative is proudly funding a NEPA Pet Food Pantry on Saturday, June 20, 2020. This NEPA Pet Food Pantry is a project of the Scranton Animal Shelter Association, hosted by the Scranton Animal Supply...

Read More >>

Wow! Thank you! Over half a million dollars raised in 24 hours!

Date: 06.09.20

Wow! Thank you! Over half a million dollars raised in 24 hours! We are thrilled to announce that YOU helped to make HISTORY in Northeastern Pennsylvania on Friday! On Friday, June 5, 2020, in just 24 hours, 167 nonprofit organizations worked together to boost awareness of the important work nonprofits do in our region, promote the importance of philanthropy, and collectively secure a total of $520,558 in donations for NEPA Gives!...

Read More >>

Join us this Friday for a webinar on the ‘Psychology of Return to Work’

Date: 06.09.20

Join us this Friday for a webinar on the 'Psychology of Return to Work' The Center for Community Leadership and Nonprofit Excellence is committed to supporting the capacity of nonprofit organizations who are working to fulfill their critical missions during the COVID-19 crisis, and always. Please join us for a webinar discussing how leaders can engender goodwill and trust in reintroducing employees to the workplace...

Read More >>

NEPA COVID-19 Response Fund Awards $212,000 in Fifth Funding Round

Date: 06.09.20

NEPA COVID-19 RESPONSE FUND AWARDS $212,000 IN FIFTH FUNDING ROUND A total of $892,369 in Grant Funding Awarded to Nonprofits to Date In response to the coronavirus outbreak, the Scranton Area Community Foundation announces the fifth round of grants totaling $212,000 distributed to 27 nonprofit organizations from the NEPA COVID-19 Response Fund. Funding recipients in the fifth round include Greater Scranton YMCA, Hospice of the...

Read More >>

NEPA Gives is this Friday! Over $30,000 in new incentives just added!

Date: 06.03.20

We are all getting ready for NEPA Gives! On Friday, June 5, 2020, for 24 hours, 175+ nonprofit organizations will work together to help boost awareness of the important work nonprofits do in our region, promote the importance of philanthropy, and secure donations to support the work that they do. At the Scranton Area Community Foundation, we have been working diligently with community...

Read More >>

NEPA Gives prizes are now live!

Date: 06.01.20

The list of prizes, incentives, and bonuses available to NEPA Gives participating nonprofit organizations is now live on the NEPA Gives site!We anticipate even more incentives will be coming in over the next several days until #NEPAgives begins at midnight on Friday, June 5, 2020!   Check out the list of prizes here!   We are thrilled to announce that there are over $175,000 in incentives,...

Read More >>

A special message from our President and CEO about NEPA Gives

Date: 05.27.20

Dear Friends and Supporters, We are all getting ready for NEPA Gives! On Friday, June 5, 2020, for 24 hours, 175+ nonprofit organizations will work together to help boost awareness of the important work nonprofits do in our region, promote the importance of philanthropy, and secure donations to support the work that they do. At the Scranton Area Community Foundation, we have been...

Read More >>

Join the Women in Philanthropy Virtual Meeting TONIGHT

Date: 05.26.20

Join the Women in Philanthropy Virtual Meeting TONIGHT Women in Philanthropy is currently reviewing submissions to award $10,000 in grant funding to a nonprofit organization or educational institution to support virtual learning in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math (STEAM) fields, particularly to provide support during this unique time when women and families are required to oversee education in the home....

Read More >>

Newsletter Sign Up

Join the Scranton Area Community Foundation email list for the latest news and happenings.