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.
Keystone Policy Series Recap: Census 2020 Update
Should the 2020 Census fail to capture the population in Pennsylvania’s hard-to-count communities, the Commonwealth could see a substantial reduction in federal funds. Listen to this recap of updates on national, statewide and local activities currently being undertaken – and where philanthropy can continue to play a role – to ensure a fair and accurate census count.
It is hard to overstate the importance of ensuring a full and accurate count for the upcoming 2020…
The Wright Center is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to continuously improve education and patient care in a collaborative spirit to enhance outcomes, access and affordability. Click here to read more about their regional and national efforts at fulfilling this mission. 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
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