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WCCF’s GIVE 365 Program Awards Grant

June 5, 2020
GIVE 365 awards $19,000 to The Salvation Army for their Day Time Drop In Center.
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Wayne County Community Youth Foundation Awards $3,000 in Grants

May 21, 2020
Youth Foundation awards grants to area nonprofits focusing on youth programs.
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Wayne County Community Foundation Announces 2020 Spring Grants

May 20, 2020
WCCF Board of Trustees approved grant awards to 18 organizations totaling $305,691 for the Spring 2020 competitive grant cycle.
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Wayne County Community Foundation Funds Emergency Grants

May 7, 2020
To date, WCCF has awarded nine grants totaling $47,780 to support local non-profit organizations on the front line of COVID-19 response efforts through the Wayne County Emergency Response Fund.
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Wayne County Community Youth Foundation Class of 2019-2020 Graduate and Share Their Thoughts of the Program

May 4, 2020
The 33 student advisors that participated in the Wayne County Community Youth Foundation during 2019-2020 were scheduled to graduate on May 3, 2020. However, due to the coronavirus, an in-person event was not possible. Instead, a video has been compiled that can be viewed on the Wayne County Community Youth Foundation page.
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Local nonprofits join forces to establish fund to cope with COVID-19 crisis

March 24, 2020
WCCF in conjunction with local private foundations, has established and provided initial funding for a new fund to support local non-profit organizations on the front line of COVID-19 response efforts.
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GIVE 365 to address the needs of the homeless

January 29, 2020
The theme for this year’s GIVE 365 grant cycle, as voted on by the GIVE 365 membership, is “Homelessness in Wayne County”.
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WCCF Announces The Women’s Fund 2019 Grant Award

November 22, 2019
WCCF is pleased to announce The Women's Fund 2019 grant award to The Village Network in the amount of $16,000.
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WCCF Announces 2019 Fall Grants

November 22, 2019
WCCF Board of Trustees approved grant awards to 14 organizations totaling $220,409 for the Fall 2019 competitive grant cycle.
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Reardons rewarded by community foundation for quiet philanthropy

October 11, 2019
Reardons rewarded by community foundation for quiet philanthropy
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WCCF Awards Over $530,000 in Scholarships

July 25, 2019
WCCF awarded 294 scholarships totaling more than $530,000 for the 2019-2020 academic year.
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Relle Retires from Youth Foundation

June 21, 2019
After six years of leadership, Ferenc M. Relle, Jr. has stepped down as the Advisor of the Wayne County Community Youth Foundation (WCCYF). The program gives local young people a voice in providing financial and human resources to projects and programs benefiting youth in Wayne County.
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