Wayne Memorial Health Foundation Community Grants Available
Non-profit groups seeking funding may qualify for a Community Mini-Grant from the Wayne Memorial Health Foundation (WMHF). 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 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 no later than June 30, 2016.
Photo: Students from Wayne Highlands Middle School sit down with Wayne Memorial Health Foundation board member Maggie Niles during their Generation Celebration. For the past six years a WMHF mini grant has supported the effort to enlighten students on how life changes with each generation.