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Join us at our Fourth Annual Dinner

The Greater Pike Community Foundation’s annual dinner brings together leading citizens from Pike County, PA and nearby areas to raise funds for the foundation’s important work as well as to honor those whose philanthropy and civic leadership inspires us all.

Banner announcing the Greater Pike Community Foundation 2017 fourth annual dinner.
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This year, the dinner will honor:

  • Lewis Critelli and the Wayne Bank with the Richard Snyder Business Leadership Award
  • Richard and Rebecca Lindsey with the Barbara J. Buchanan Community Service Award

GET YOUR TICKETS TODAY to join us for an elegant evening that includes a cocktail hour, delicious dinner and a brief award presentation.

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2017 Mini-Grant Recipients from Barbara J. Buchanan Fund

Greater Pike Community Foundation announced the award of six mini-grants to local organizations. Funding for these programs comes from the Barbara J. Buchanan Fund, a donor-advised fund established through the Foundation in 2014. “We are grateful to Barbara for her generosity and for the foresight in establishing a philanthropic vehicle that will benefit the community… Continue Reading

EITC Funds Connect Businesses to Students

    The Greater Pike Community Foundation (GPCF) recently received $10,000 from Wayne Bank and $5,000 from The Dime Bank in PA Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) funds to enhance educationally advanced curriculum at the Delaware Valley (DVSD) and East Stroudsburg Area School (ESASD) Districts. As an approved Educational Improvement Organization (EIO), Greater Pike is… Continue Reading

Awards Dinner Honorees

Art and Jane Ridley, the Center for Developmental Disabilities and Kittatinny Canoes were the honorees at the Greater Pike Community Foundation’s third annual award reception during fall 2016. Every year, the Greater Pike Community Foundation recognizes local philanthropists, businesses and organizations for their commitment to our community.  The event this year was held at High… Continue Reading

GPCF Receives $32,000 in Funding

The Northeastern Pennsylvania Nonprofit & Community Assistance Center (NCAC) recently announced $32,000 in funding for the Greater Pike County Community Foundation. The news was shared at the Fauchère Meeting Center, in Milford, PA. NCAC, through its affiliate the Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance, was awarded an Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) Area Development Grant for NCAC’s Community Foundation… Continue Reading

Mini-grants Awards from the Barbara J. Buchanan Fund

The Greater Pike Community Foundation announced the winners of five $1,000 ‘mini-grants’ for not-for-profit organizations in the greater Pike County area. Funding for program comes from the Barbara J. Buchanan Fund at the Greater Pike Community Foundation, a donor-directed fund established in 2014. “We are grateful to Barbara for her generosity. Not only will these… Continue Reading

John Keisendahl Honored with Community Service Award

On October 2nd, more than 150 guests joined the Board of Directors of the Greater Pike Community Foundation to recognized John Keisendahl as the recipient of the 2nd Annual Barbara J. Buchanan Community Service Award. The event was held at the Inn at Woodloch Pines. Because of her extraordinary commitment to public service and gift… Continue Reading

Jane Goldstein Endowment Fund Established

Dr. Henry Goldstein has established an endowment fund with the Greater Pike Community Foundation in honor of his late wife Jane Goldstein. “Jane was a tremendous supporter of the Pike County Library System so I was moved to create this fund to benefit the library,” Dr. Goldstein asserted. For years, Jane Goldstein gave her time… Continue Reading

John Kiesendahl to Receive Buchanan Award

The Board of Directors of the Greater Pike Community Foundation is pleased to announce that John Kiesendahl has been named the recipient of the 2nd Annual Barbara J. Buchanan Community Service Award. He will be honored at a dinner at the Inn at Woodloch Pines on October 2, 2015. Make your reservations today. Because of… Continue Reading

Greater Pike Community Foundation Announces Establishment of a Major Endowment

The Greater Pike Community Foundation received a gift of approximately $2.3 million from the Richard L. Snyder Charitable Trust. At a press conference held at the Hotel Fauchère, in Milford, PA, Greater Pike board members and community leaders announced the gift and answered questions from the media. Download the Press Release: GPCF-SnyderGiftAnnouncement-PR Download FAQs about… Continue Reading

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Greater Pike Community Foundation

P.O. Box 992

Milford, PA 18337

Phone/Fax: 570-296-6959

info@GreaterPike.org