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.
February 2017 NEPA Grantmakers Forum Focused on Psychiatric Health
A NEPA Grantmakers Forum was held Thursday, February 16, 2017 at the Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel. The forum focused on psychiatric health and included a presentation by Linda Thomas-Hemak, MD, President and CEO, The Wright Center for Graduate Medical Education. Dr. Thomas-Hemak discussed leveraging graduate medical education enhancements and expansions to ignite alignment and action for collective impact. There was also a presentation by Nancy Lawton-Kluck, Chief Philanthropy Officer at Geisinger Health System about More info
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
NCAC facilitated a visioning session for the Lackawanna County Housing Coalition in October 2015. This session was designed to develop new goals and strategies for collaboration amongst the partners. more info
What are regional associations of grantmakers?
Regional associations of grantmakers promote the growth and effectiveness of philanthropy to improve life in their communities. They accomplish this by: Delivering educational programming and resources that strengthens the effectiveness of grantmakers to meet community and global needs; Providing networking opportunities among grantmakers and between grantmakers and grantseekers; Serving as an information resource about all… more info