Member News- May 27, 2020

  • Geisinger will be hosting Back to Business Town Hall- part two, on June 4th from 11 am-12 pm.  This event will feature Dr. Stanley Martin, Infectious Diseases; Allison Hess, VP, Health & Wellness; Brion Lieberman, VP, Human Resources.  Register for the event here. 
    This Virtual Meeting will be taped and added to their business resources landing page. On the landing page is a place for businesses to submit questions. The email will go to Geisinger’s Community Wellness staff and they will respond.  Any questions that they answer will be published to the page.
  • The Bloomsburg Area Community Foundation announces grant opportunities for local nonprofit organizations serving the greater Bloomsburg area. Grants will be awarded from the Bloomsburg Area Community Foundation Fund and the Hartman/Robbins/Stroup Fund. This competitive grant round begins now and will continue into July. Approximately $10,000 is available.  Only 501(c)(3) nonprofit and governmental organizations are eligible to apply and 100% of requested funding from the above noted funds must be invested within Bloomsburg and surrounding areas. Individuals are not eligible to apply.  Grant applications must be completed and submitted through a web-based program. Prior to beginning the grant application process, applicants are encouraged to watch a short tutorial. Interested applicants can find the tutorial and instructions for completing grant application online by visiting csgiving.org, clicking on “Receive” and then “Apply for a Grant”. Look for information under the heading “Bloomsburg Area Community Foundation”.  Grant requests must be submitted online by 11:59 p.m. on May 28, 2020. 
  • The Central Susquehanna Community Foundation announces their new online donation platform has officially launched. This update will enhance the overall donor experience and better connect people to funds that support causes that they care about in the community. As usual, other forms of donations will still be accepted via mail or by stopping by the Foundation office. Much work has been put into this new system, and they look forward to the efficiencies and functionality it will bring to donors, fundholders, and staff! Visit csgiving.org and click on the donate leaf to view the new page. Please contact Katie or Kara with any questions.