Join us on April 20th and the 21st to learn
where the greatest needs are in our area.

This year we will be live streaming the nonprofit forum.
The virtual event will be available from our web site.

Tuesday, April 20th and Wednesday, April 21st @ 8:30am

2021 Nonprofit Forum

AVirtual Experience

CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE LIVE EVENT

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The Luzerne Foundation is Now Accepting
Scholarship Applications.

APPLY BY USING OUR UNIVERSAL APPLICATION
As you complete the application, the system will determine
the scholarships you are eligible for.

Applications Due by April 21st @ 11:59 P.M.

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Your gifts will provide vital funding that nonprofits
can use to meet their greatest needs.

Now Available Through The Luzerne Foundation

VIEW THE WISH BOOK FUND GRANT OPPORTUNITIES

Let's Make a Difference in 2021!

Local charities benefit from the generosity of people just like you.
We encourage you to make a donation to one of our many funds.

Because of you, we are...here for good™

DONATE TO THE COVID-19
EMERGENCY RESPONSE FUND

VIEW ALL OF OUR FUNDS
TO MAKE A DONATION TODAY!

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2020/2021 YAC STUDENTS

Please contact us for an appointment at 570.822.2065

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic the
Luzerne Foundation will be open
by appointment only.

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The Luzerne Foundation's Mission

We are “Here For Good“. The Luzerne Foundation supports donors with their charitable giving, helping them invest strategically in causes they care about and in ways that make a difference in our community. We are a philanthropic leader, a community resource and a financial steward.

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Reaching a Grantmaking Milestone

We have 100 million reasons to celebrate, but for now we'll focus on just a few that will help identify The Luzerne Foundation's mission and purpose:

Our Grantmaking

Since our inception in 1994, we have awarded more than $100,000,000 in grants from more than 300 funds that represent seven distinct fields of interest. All of these components work in concert to create a healthy vibrant community. Without Social Services, Education and…

Our Leadership

As a philanthropic leader in our community, it is also our mission to offer information and resources. The professional staff at The Luzerne Foundation is very knowledgeable about the various programs and services provided by nonprofit organizations in our region and has access to national…

Our Commitment to Growth

We provide educational seminars covering trends in philanthropy, tax and legislative changes, and other pertinent topics free of charge to the community. By partnering with other local organizations such as The Nonprofit & Community Assistance Center (NCAC)…

The Fund for Luzerne County

This was the very first fund of The Luzerne Foundation. The Founding Member of the Foundation felt it was extremely important that The Luzerne Foundation have a pool of unrestricted or general interest assets in order to best serve the various and changing needs within Luzerne County.