September, 2010

Wayne County Community Foundation Support the Cooperage Project

Recently, the Wayne County Community Foundation presented a grant to the Cooperage Project.  The grant in the amount of $1500 will be used to support upgrades to their technology.

“Wayne County Community Foundation Presents Grant to United Way”

The Wayne County Community Foundation recently presented a $5,000 grant to the United Way of Lackawanna and Wayne Counites.  The Grant will be used to assist Wayne County low income families and senior citizens with food and rent vouchers.

Wayne County Community Foundation Presented a $1,500 Grant to the Cooperage Project

For the upgrading of their technology hardware.  The Cooperage Project, located in Honesdale, offers a range of instructive and entertaining activities that engage, challenge and elighten.  Through a variety of programs the Cooperage aims to inspire people of all ages to embrace diversity and celebrate shared experiences in order to create a deeper sense of […]

Foundation Receives Bequest from UK Resident, Anne Gilchrist

Anne Gilchrist, who died in England on June 12, 2015, included the Wayne County Community Foundation in her estate bequest. Anne, who was 81, and her husband, George Gilchrist, who was born in Gailee (who preceeded her in death) were members of the Foundation’s Legacy Group, “The O’Neill Society.” Mr. and Mrs. Gilchrist lived in […]

“Wayne Library Alliance Receives Community Foundation Grant”

“The Wayne County Community Foundation recently presented a $3,500 grant to the Wayne Library Alliance.  The grant will be to potentially benefit all local residents and small businesses.  The funds will purchase online access to “Reference USA” a database that iffers the ability to search by zipcode, area, or or other characteristics for types of […]