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Challenge Match

Challenge Match Initiative The Challenge Match Initiative grew out of a need to help local not-for-profit organizations raise unrestricted operating dollars more efficiently. It quickly became a means to help organizations strengthen their development functions and a fun way for donors to express which...

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Giving Circles

The Collective Impact of Giving Women Helping Others Women’s Giving Circle In November 2007, the first Women’s Giving Circle was formed at the Foundation by female philanthropists who sought a way to learn more about the needs of their community and to fund solutions....

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40 Years of Giving

The Power of the Foundation Occurs Over Time Forty years ago good people in Wayne County formed our community foundation. They were the guardians of our future. Thanks to their efforts, we now have over $40 million dollars in assets to support our community...

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WCF Challenge Match Meeting

The Wayne County Foundation is announcing the 2018 Challenge Match Program. The Challenge Match program is an opportunity for participating not-for-profit organizations to cultivate new donors and encourage increased giving from current contributors, especially for general operating support. In the last six years, the...

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