Please join us for our Annual Community Celebration on December 6th!

On behalf of the Board of Governors of the Scranton Area Community Foundation, all are invited to attend the Annual Community Celebration “Celebrating a Night of Legacy” on Thursday, December 6, 2018.

Please join us as we celebrate our community partners, our featured funds, and pay tribute to Jeanne Bovard.

The Annual Community Celebration will take place on Thursday, December 6, 2018, at:

POSH @ the Scranton Club
404 North Washington Avenue, Scranton

Here is the schedule of events:

4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
CLE/CE Professional Education Seminar
The Hottest Topics in Nonprofit Law
presented by Donald W. Kramer, Esq.,
Chair of the Nonprofit Practice Group at Montgomery McCracken, Walker & Rhoades
Editor & Publisher of Don Kramer’s Nonprofit Issues®

5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
with live music and hors d’oeuvres

6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Celebrating a Night of Legacy

There is no charge to attend the CLE/CE Professional Education Seminar or the Annual Community Celebration but an RSVP is required.

RSVP online! Visit:


Our 2018 Featured Community Partners:


LaTida Smith, President & CEO of the Moses Taylor Foundation

Our 2018 Featured Funds:

Jason Evans Memorial Wrestling Scholarship Fund

The Lois Kearney Art Fund

William Nasser Jr. Scholarship Fund


At this event, we will honor the immeasurable legacy of Jeanne Bovard, who served as Executive Director of the Scranton Area Community Foundation for 25 years until 2012. All gifts raised through this event will be evenly distributed between the Jeanne Anderson Bovard Fund and the Jeanne Bovard Administrative Endowment Fund, which helps the Scranton Area Community Foundation carry out its mission to enhance the quality of life for all people in the Lackawanna County region through the development of organized philanthropy.

Sponsorships for the event are welcomed and appreciated. Kindly submit sponsorships by 11/23/18.

Learn more about sponsorship levels and reserve a sponsorship online at

Please submit ads for the celebration booklet via email to by 5:00 p.m. on November 23, 2018.