About NEPA Grantmakers Forum
The NEPA Grantmakers website was developed with funding from the Application Regional Commission, Harry & Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, the William G. McGowan Charitable Fund and the Northeastern Pennsylvania Nonprofit & Community Assistance Center.
COVID-19 Emergency Response Grants
Over the past month, we have been working closely with many of our foundation and nonprofits partners to address critical needs within the region. Although we are still in uncertain on when the pandemic will slow down, we felt it was important to update all of the foundations within Northeastern & North Central Pennsylvania on many of the activities that are occurring. To inspire collaboration and avoid duplication, we have…
NeighborWorks® Northeastern Pennsylvania (NWNEPA) is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization that has worked for the past 30 years to improve the financial stability of families throughout the City of Scranton, Lackawanna County, and northeastern Pennsylvania through providing meaningful and effective homeownership services. more info
The University of Scranton has created a Nonprofit Leadership Certificate with the help of an Advisory Board, which includes NEPA Grantmakers Leadership Team members such as Kurt Bauman, LaTida Smith, and Laura Ducceschi. The program’s purpose is to support and advance nonprofit organizations through a comprehensive and academically rigorous leadership program. The program is focused […] more info
I want to start a nonprofit. Where can I learn more?
The first step is to find out if another organization (nonprofit, for-profit or government) is already doing the same or similar work in your community. Staff at the Northeastern Pennsylvania Nonprofit & Community Assistance Center (NCAC) can help you locate this information. It is also helpful to learn what steps and resources are really involved… more info