C&N Bank donates $4,000 to PA Wilds educational programs

Citizens & Northern Bank (C&N) made a generous donation of $4,000 to the Pennsylvania Wilds Center for Entrepreneurship in May. The check was accepted by Julie Iaquinto, Founding CFO of the PA Wilds Center. Julie and the entire team of the PA Wilds Center thanks them for their support! The donation is an EITC, or…

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2022 PA Wilds Champions receive awards at July 28 dinner

Please join the PA Wilds Center for Entrepreneurship, Inc. (PA Wilds Center) in congratulating the recipients of the 2022 Champions of the PA Wilds Awards! The winners were honored at the 2022 PA Wilds Dinner & Awards, which was held July 28, 2022, at Bald Birds Brewing in Jersey Shore, Lycoming County. The Champion of…

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PA Wilds Center Issues RFP for Videographer

PA Wilds Center Issues RFP for Videographer The PA Wilds Center is looking to contract with a juried photographer/videographer from The Wilds Cooperative of PA (WCO) program to develop three (3) 1-minute videos showcasing testimonials from the winners of the 2022 PA Wilds Big Idea Contest. The 2022 PA Wilds Big Idea took place between…

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PA Wilds Center Issues RFP for Financial Statement Preparer

PA Wilds Center Issues RFP for Financial Statement Preparer PA Wilds Center for Entrepreneurship invites firms to submit a proposal to assist the Organization in the preparation of six month and annual financial statements and related notes and supplementary information. The financial statements must be prepared in accordance with the requirements of a federal single…

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Survey: Share your insights about PA Wilds

With funding support from the Center for Rural Pennsylvania, Susan Ryan, PhD from Pennsylvania Western University, is conducting a study on the community and economic impacts of the PA Wilds brand. We appreciate PA Wilds partner organizations, residents, business owners, visitors and potential visitors taking a few minutes to participate in this confidential survey. Participation…

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PA Wilds Center Issues RFP for Auditor

PA Wilds Center Issues RFP for Auditor PA Wilds Center for Entrepreneurship invites firms to submit a proposal for the preparation of its yearly audited financial statements and related filings for a three-year period beginning with the fiscal year ending December 31, 2022. Our organization requires a federal single audit. The audit of the PA…

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Ta Enos on Appalachia Meets World podcast

Big thanks to brothers Will and Neil for featuring PA Wilds Center Founder and CEO Ta Enos on their podcast, Appalachia Meets World, where they chat about outdoor recreation as a rural economic driver, lightning bugs, the Build Back Better Regional Challenge competition, and how the road less traveled makes all the difference. Check out…

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Billett Electric and PA Mushroom split $50,000 BIG IDEA Contest prize

Two entrepreneurs split the $50,000 prize from the Ben Franklin BIG IDEA Contest, held in partnership with the Pennsylvania Wilds on June 9 at the North Central PA Launchbox in DuBois. Jeffrey Billett from Billett Electric LLC (Jefferson County) and Esperanzo Wilcox from PA Mushroom Company (Clarion County) were each awarded $25,000 cash to further…

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2022 PA Wilds Champion Awards winners announced

2022 PA Wilds Champion Awards winners announced Dinner and awards banquet to be held July 28 at Bald Birds Brewing in Jersey Shore, Lycoming County The PA Wilds Center for Entrepreneurship, Inc. (PA Wilds Center) is pleased to announce the nine winners of the 2022 Champions of the PA Wilds Awards. The winners will be…

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PA Wilds Center Issues RFP for 2022 PA Wilds Dinner Event Photographer

PA Wilds Center Issues RFP for 2022 PA Wilds Dinner Event Photographer The PA Wilds Center for Entrepreneurship, Inc. (PA Wilds Center) seeks to hire a juried photographer from The Wilds Cooperative of PA program to document the 2022 PA Wilds Dinner & Awards banquet. On July 28, 2022, more than 250 business and community…

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