The Wayne County Community Foundation is a charitable community organization that accepts contributions, creates and administers funds, and makes grants for the benefit of the people of the greater Wayne County, Ohio area. We manage and invest over 475 separate funds, investing these endowments with awards of over $82 million in grants and scholarships.
Investments big and small all make a tremendous impact in our community. Our foundation offers several entry points for donors and budding philanthropists to begin putting their hard earned dollars to work for the betterment of our community. Explore these giving options to get started.
The Friend of Philanthropy Award nomination deadline is July 1, 2020. See the Friend of Philanthropy Award Page for more details and the nomination form.
Our office will be closed on Friday, July 3, 2020 in observance of the July 4th holiday.
September 1 is the application deadline for online grant proposal submissions for the WCCF Community Grants, The Women's Fund, the Wayne County Children's Resource Fund. See our Grants page for more detail regarding grant guidelines and how to submit an application.
Wayne County Community Foundation
517 North Market Street
Wooster, Ohio 44691