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Wayne County Foundation Welcomes Rebecca Reising Gilliam As Its New Executive Director

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Wayne County Foundation announces the 2020 Lilly Endowment Community Scholar Recipients

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The Wayne County Foundation has announced the organizations that will participate in this year's Challenge Match initiative. Visit our website to see a list of the participants and the details of the program.



The Wayne County Foundation has announced that Steve Borchers, its long-time executive director, will step down at the end of 2019.

Read more here: https://t.co/gjXarDQGd5

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The Foundation will begin taking applications for the Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship on Thursday, August 1. Aspiring scholars or their parents can click here or call the Foundation with any questions about the process.

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The Foundation’s Challenge Match Initiative is an opportunity for local non-profits to raise support for their operational needs.

Organizations seeking to participate in this year’s Match are encouraged to visit https://t.co/gjXarDQGd5 for information.

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