Vote for WVCA to win $25K

An update for our dedicated WVCA supporters: WVCA received the results of the #SFNeighborhoodAssist grant competition. While we were very close, we sadly did not make it into the Top 40 this year. However, we cannot THANK YOU enough for your efforts in voting for our organization. It is evident from the outpouring of support that our programs are valued, needed, and appreciated in our community. Thank you and we will try again next year!

Congratulations to all of the 2021 winners who received the $25,000 grants:

Wyoming Valley Children’s Association (WVCA) was recently selected as a Top 200 Finalist in the State Farm Neighborhood Assist® philanthropic grant initiative. Community members can help WVCA qualify to receive a $25,000 grant from State Farm® by voting for WVCA starting on August 18, 2021, at 12:00 AM. United States residents, who are 18 and older with a valid email address, can vote for their favorite cause online.  

WVCA has from August 18th at 12:00 AM ET until August 27th at 11:59 PM ET to rally votes and anyone voting is allowed up to 10 votes per day. On September 29, 2021, the top 40 vote-receiving causes will be announced at and a $25,000 grant will be awarded to each of the affiliated nonprofits.

If selected for the $25,000 grant, the funding would help WVCA to secure the latest technology and equipment for occupational, speech, and physical therapy and offer more tuition scholarships for families that are seeking quality early childhood education. Community supporters can vote for WVCA directly online at

About Voting:

WVCA’s Unique Link:

Starts at 12:00:01 A.M. Eastern Time on August 18, 2021, and ends on August 27, 2021, at 11:59:59 P.M. ET at U.S. residents who are 18 and older with a valid email address can vote up to 10 times per day during the 10-day voting phase. The top 40 vote-getters will each receive a $25,000 grant. Grant recipients will be announced on the website on September 29, 2021.

Thank you for your consideration and if you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to Christine Meluskey, Director of Development and Marketing, at or 570-714-1246.