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Registration Now Open!

Each year the PA Wilds Center recognizes individuals, groups, and businesses that have made significant contributions to help grow and sustainably develop the outdoor recreation economy and nature tourism in the Pennsylvania Wilds. Register for the 2022 PA Wilds Dinner & Awards slated for July 28
by July 20, 2022!

PA Conservation Landscapes

Models for Successful Collaboration -- The report, which points to the growing outdoor recreation industry and strategic investments in public lands and facilities in the Pennsylvania Wilds, positions the region as a model for how the Conservation Landscape program is gaining traction and creating real value for communities.

PA Wilds BBBRC Proposal

The rural Pennsylvania Wilds region is a finalist for up to $100M in investment to grow its outdoor recreation industry. Only 60 of 529 applicants were selected to move on to Phase II of the national Build Back Better Regional Challenge by the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA).

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The Latest PA Wilds Center News

Registration now open for 2022 PA Wilds Dinner and Awards slated for July 28

Event to be held at Bald Birds Brewing in Jersey Shore, Lycoming County The PA Wilds Center for Entrepreneurship, Inc. (PA Wilds Center) is pleased to announce that registration is open for the 2022 PA Wilds Dinner & Awards, to be held on Thursday, July 28.  This special event is the premier networking opportunity in…

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Remote work initiative launches in Pennsylvania Wilds community

Remote work initiative launches in Pennsylvania Wilds community Individuals encouraged to apply by April 30 for Bellefonte live-and-work opportunity Workers with the flexibility to perform their jobs remotely could now do so during a live-and-work visit to a PA Wilds community. The Wilds Are Working: A Remote Lifestyle Experience, launched in early April by the…

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PA Wilds Center Issues RFP for Photographer to Conduct Workshops

PA Wilds Center Issues RFP for Photographer to Conduct Workshops The PA Wilds Center is looking to hire a juried photographer from The Wilds Cooperative of PA (WCO) program to conduct two 2-hour Product Photography Workshops that emphasize the importance of quality product photography in business marketing and helps build a portfolio for other juried…

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