Name: Friends of Tioga Hammond Cowanesque Lakes

Website: http://www.friendsofthclakes.com/

Phone: 570-835-0113

Address: Friends of THC Lakes, P.O. Box 451, Wellsboro, PA 16901

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Brief Description: The Friends of Tioga-Hammond & Cowanesque Lakes is a 501c3 non profit organization dedicated to promoting outdoor recreation and education. We are a newly formed group of local residents with a wide variety of backgrounds with several common goals. Our mission is to support the Corps’ Natural Resources and Recreation Programs at the Lakes and “to develop stewardship for the preservation, protection, and improvement of the resources at these lakes through enhanced environmental education programming and recreational opportunities for the health and enjoyment of present and future generations.”

-A Cooperative-Agreement between the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Friends of Tioga-Hammond and Cowanesque Lake

-Solicit Friends of Tioga-Hammond and Cowanesque Lake Memberships

-Nature-Deficit Disorder reduction programming for youth

-Annual “Families in the Wild” program

-Environmental Education Programming

-No Child Left Inside Programming

Friends Monthly Meetings: 2nd Tues. of every month at 7:00 p.m. inside Ives Run Visitor’s Information Center.

Volunteering Opportunities: Y

Volunteering Contact: 570-835-0113

Category: Arts and Leisure, Community, Environmental, Recreation, Social/Civic Clubs

Keywords: friends, outdoor, recreation, lakes, volunteer, Army Corp, Families in the Wild, environmental, environment, nature-deficit disorder, No Child Left Inside, Tioga Hammond, Cowanesque, Ives Run, Visitor information