Wayne County Community Foundation Presents Grant to Greene-Dreher Historical Society

On March 28th the Wayne County Community Foundation presented a grant to t he Greene-Dreher Historical Society. The Grant will fund the complete redesign of the society’s website which waslaunched by a volunteer in 2006. With the redesign and enhanced search engine optimization, the historical society will reach a wider audience. Genealogists, researchers, local educators […]

Wayne County Community Foundation Funds Delaware Highlands Conservancy Project

On March 29th The Delaware Highlands Conservancy received a grant from the Wayne County Community Foundation. The grant will help support the 5th annual “Women and Their Woods” being held at the Highlights Retreat Facility in Boyd’s Mill, September 6-9. The initiative offers educational programs designed specifically for women landowners with the goals of cultivating […]

Lacawac Sanctuary Receives Foundation Grant

On March 29th, the Wayne County Community Foundation presented a grant to Lacawac Sanctuary. The funds from the grant will be used to build solar arrays at the Coulter Visitor Center to reduce energy expenses as well as teach the public about being better stewards of the planet through the use of solar energy.

Wayne County Community Foundation Supports Lake Wallenpaupack Watershed District

On March 29th the Wayne County Community Foundation presented a grant to the Lake Wallenpaupack Watershed District. The grant will fund the purchase new office equipment. The Lake Wallenpaupack Watershed Management District is a non-profit organization working primarily in Wayne and Pike Counties to protect natural reasources and waterways that ultimately contribute to the quality […]

Wayne County Community Foundation Presents Grant for ‘BioBlitz

On March 29th, the Wayne County Community Foundation presented a grant in support of the Upper Delaware BioBlitz. The Upper Delaware BioBlitz was formed and held its first event in 2013. This year will mark the fourth BioBlitz it has organized in the region. The event will take place on June 29th and conclude the […]

Honesdale Communities That Care

The Honesdale Communities That Care organization has received a grant from the Wayne County Community Foundation. The Honesdale Community That Cares Organization is a non- profit organization that serves students in the Wayne Highlands School District by offering an after-school program for 3-5th graders. The program is held at the Lakeside Elementary. This grant will […]

Herd the Curd Race Makes Donations to the Bryant Memorial Fund

Recently, the Michael Bryant Family presented a check for over $15,000 to the Wayne County Community Foundation. The check represented the proceeds of the annual “Herd the Curd” 5/10K race held at the Bryant Farm. These funds go to support the Michael Bryant Memorial Fund which is administered by the Foundation. The Fund which began […]

Foundation presents grant to United Way of Lackawanna and Wayne Counties

Recently, the Wayne County Community Foundation presented a grant to the United Way of Lackawanna and Wayne Counties. The grant will fund the implementation of the Telehealth Intervention Program for Seniors in Wayne County. This is a program designed to help seniors self-manage chronic health conditions while avoiding unplanned or emergency medical visits. It is […]

Wayne County Community Foundation awards grant to Gouldsboro Community Foundation

The funding will be used for repair of the Gouldsboro Historical Society Building.  

Bryant Family Presents Grant

The Bryant Family recently presented a gift in the memory of their brother, Michael Bryant. The gift was made to the Dyberry Day Camp of Honesdale.