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 Northeastern Pennsylvania Nonprofit & Community Assistance Center received funding from the Appalachian Regional Commission to assist two counties in our region with establishing a community foundation. The Greater Pike Community Foundation and the Carbon County Community Foundation will both receive $32,000 in funding to provide capacity building and technical assistance. 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