Category: General Announcement or Press Release

Bellefonte to pilot program hosting remote workers as part of Pennsylvania Wilds initiative

Bellefonte is one of two communities piloting a new remote work program called the Wilds Are Working: Recreation and Technology in Rural PA with the PA Wilds Center for Entrepreneurship.

WCO Creative Maker applications due by March 21 for 2022 Spring Jury Review 

Monday, March 21, 2022 is the deadline for artisans creative professionals to register for the Wilds Cooperative of PA Spring Jury Review. Basic Level Creative Makers are also eligible to be re-juried.

PA Wilds Buyer’s Guide one of three tools to help connect regional producers and retailers

Individuals or retailers looking for products made in the Pennsylvania Wilds are encouraged to check out the 2021 PA Wilds Buyer’s Guide, a free downloadable tool for sourcing regionally-made products and services.

Business Travelers: Don’t Take It With You — Get A Spotted Lanternfly Permit

A spotted lanternfly permit is required for business travel in Pennsylvania, regardless of type of cargo, to help prevent the spread of the invasive insect.

WCO Juried Artisans invited to submit designs for PA Wilds-branded products

Creative Makers in the Wilds Cooperative of PA (WCO) are invited to create and submit designs for use on several PA Wilds –branded soft goods products such as apparel, totes, hats and other accessories. Submissions for this open call are due by March 31, 2021.

Sell the PA Wilds Outdoor Discovery Atlas from your location

Wilds Cooperative of PA members with public-facing facilities are invited to sell the PA Wilds Outdoor Discovery Atlas, and to make it even easier, an online wholesale portal has been set up.

Northern Appalachia Review to accept submissions for Volume 2 starting in 2021

The Northern Appalachia Review will accept submissions for Volume 2 starting in 2021, and has put out a call for writers to submit pieces.

July 2020 PA Wilds Makers Market: An opportunity to find your next WILD thing

Looking for a gift or locally-sourced ware? Tune into the Wilds Cooperative of PA Facebook page on July 11 and 12 for the first ever PA Wilds Makers Market.

PA Wilds Conservation Shop at Kinzua Bridge reopens June 4 with modified hours, safety procedures

The PA Wilds Conservation Shop at Kinzua Bridge State Park will reopen on Thursday, June 4, with modified hours and new safety procedures after a brief closure due to COVID-19.

Local agency launches initiative for small businesses, students

Local agency launches initiative for small businesses, students Bellefonte-based social media agency Hello Social Co. is launching and looking for business and organization applicants for its new initiative, Focus on Local: Social Spark. The 10-week program will see one regional business benefit from the work of dedicated junior social media managers that will help to…
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