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Registration for NEPA Gives 2022 is now OPEN!

Date: 02.15.22

Registration is now open for NEPA Gives 2022! Follow the steps below to register today! 1. Review the Registration Deadlines and Registration Incentive Opportunities below: Registration Deadlines Early Bird Registration: 2/15/22 - 3/25/22 - $25 Midway Registration: 3/26/22 - 4/22/22 - $50 Final Registration: 4/23/22 - 5/20/22 at 5:00 PM - $100 *No exceptions* Registration Incentive Opportunities The following special registration incentive...

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Join our NEPA Gives Kickoff Meeting on February 15th and learn how to register for NEPA Gives!

Date: 02.11.22

Get involved with NEPA Gives 2022! June 3, 2022 is NEPA Gives Day, a one-day online giving extravaganza that's all about giving back to the community. In preparation for this day of giving, we invite you to join us online Tuesday, February 15, 2022 at 12:00 p.m. for our NEPA Gives Kickoff Meeting, an informational webinar where we'll show you...

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Get Ready for NEPA Gives 2022!

Date: 02.02.22

NEPA Gives returns on FRIDAY, JUNE 3, 2022 In 2020, NEPA Gives raised $534,698 for over 167 charitable causes and organizations. In 2021, NEPA Gives raised $1,260,251 for nearly 250 charitable causes and organizations. After only 2 years, NEPA Gives has distinguished itself as the single largest day of philanthropy in Northeastern Pennsylvania. This year, help us to reach our goal...

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Announcing our 2022 Grant Cycles

Date: 02.01.22

Earlier this month, The Board of Governors of the Scranton Area Community Foundation announced a special distribution of $1 million in grant funding for 2022 in response to the significant and unprecedented challenges facing our communities at this time. The Scranton Area Community Foundation is proud to announce our 2022 Grant Cycle. We invite charitable organizations working to address the...

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Now Accepting 2022 Scholarship Applications

Date: 01.27.22

  Starting on February 1st, 2022, The Scranton Area Community Foundation invites students to apply online for eligible scholarship opportunities through our online scholarship portal. Through the Scranton Area Community Foundation, over $800,000 in scholarship funding is available to eligible students seeking to continue their education. This year, over 60 scholarships are available to high school and college students for...

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January 2022 // Funds News

Date: 01.25.22

News and updates about charitable funds making a difference in our communities! To learn more about all of our charitable funds in greater detail, please visit www.safdn.org  The Wilderness Fund Scholarship provides the full tuition cost plus travel expenses* for a student to participate in an Outward Bound program, the leading provider of outdoor education programs that allow young people...

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Join us to learn how YOU can maximize census data to enhance your grant writing and program planning!

Date: 01.24.22

  Census Data is an invaluable tool for nonprofit organizations. Census data helps to find and utilize data to further help when writing grants, evaluating the community you serve, and understanding the socio-economic makeup of people in your geography. Join the Center for Community Leadership and Nonprofit Excellence as we welcome the U.S. Census Bureau who will lead us in...

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Scranton Area Community Foundation Commits $1 Million Special Grant Distribution in 2022

Date: 01.19.22

Scranton Area Foundation Commits $1 Million Special Grant Distribution in 2022 The Board of Governors of the Scranton Area Community Foundation is pleased to announce a special distribution of $1 million in grant funding from the Unrestricted Endowment (Community Needs Fund) which will be available in 2022 through the Foundation's competitive grant application process. This financial commitment from the Foundation...

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Now Accepting Applications for the 2022 James F. Swift Scholarship!

Date: 01.04.22

Now Accepting Applications for the 2022 James F. Swift Scholarship! 2021 James F. Swift Recipients The Scranton Area Community Foundation is also now accepting applications for the prestigious James F. Swift Scholarship, which provides local high school seniors graduating from a Lackawanna County high school $5,000 per year, for up to four years to assist with higher education expenses. Twenty...

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Tomorrow’s Leaders Today Grants Now Available!

Date: 01.03.22

Apply today for a Tomorrow's Leaders Today (TLT Grant) Does your organization provide work in any of the following areas? Environmental and/or Local Parks Projects Facility Improvement for Animal Welfare Programs for those Experiencing Homelessness Grants are available for projects in these areas through Tomorrow's Leader's Today (TLT) grants program. The Scranton Area Community Foundation is accepting requests for proposals...

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Internship Opportunity Available – NEPA Gives Intern

Date: 12.29.21

Announcing an Internship Opportunity at SAF:  NEPA Gives Internship About NEPA Gives NEPA Gives is a one-day online giving extravaganza that's all about giving back to the community. Scranton Area Community Foundation along with 5 other foundations in NEPA have joined together to help nonprofits raise money to achieve their missions. Since NEPA Gives is online, it is an easily...

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Tis the Season of Charitable Giving

Date: 12.16.21

Still thinking of options for your year-end philanthropic giving? Watch Tis the Season of Charitable Giving Webinar Today!   Tis the Season of Charitable Giving explores the differences and benefits of various charitable giving options and related tax implications to help donors make informed decisions about giving to the causes that matter to them. Topics covered include: Information on how...

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