Wayne Memorial Health Foundation Community Grants Available
The grants are geared towards organizations focused on “injury and disease prevention and treatment and the promotion of good health for the residents in the Wayne Memorial Health System service area.” That area includes Wayne and Pike Counties and the Carbondale area in Lackawanna County in Pennsylvania; and, southern Sullivan County, New York.
Applicants must provide proof of their IRS 501(c) 3 tax-exempt status; submit their group’s non-discrimination policy; demonstrate that they are not providing unnecessary duplication of services in the community; provide a written statement of their objectives, target population, anticipated benefits, activities and evaluation procedures. Applications and guidelines may be obtained from Wayne Memorial Health Foundation, Attn: Jack Dennis, 601 Park Street, Honesdale, PA 18431 or by calling (570) 251-6533 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications are due June 30, 2014.
Photo Caption: A 2013 Mini Grant was awarded to the Wayne County Library System to purchase a broad range of health related books, and DVD’s appealing to women, men, teens, and children. Pictures l to r: Debra Robinson, Bethany; Carmela Carman, Hamlin; Maura Rothmund, Hawley; Carol Shaheen, Newfoundland; Molly Rodgers, System; back row: Tracy Schwarz, Honesdale; G. Richard Garman, executive director of Wayne Memorial Health Foundation; Suzanne Grady, Foundation member; William Bower, Pleasant Mount; Nicole Woodmansee, Northern Wayne/Lakewood.Back