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Online Scholarship Applications

The Foundation is pleased to announce that online scholarship applications are now open for graduating high school seniors and current college students.  Click here for more information.

The Women’s Fund of the Wayne County Foundation

2020 Grant Application

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Community Generates Over $1.8 Million in 2019 Challenge Match

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The IRS announced mileage rates for use in computing deductibility in 2020. Read more here...


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: http://waynecountyfoundation.org

Timely Opportunities

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.

Timely Opportunities

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 http://waynecountyfoundation.org for information.

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