The purpose of Pike Forward is to provide resources that will help our County's residents, businesses, visitors, municipalities, first responders, and nonprofits safely reopen so that we can use and enjoy the tremendous assets of Pike County, Pennsylvania.

Funding Opportunities from Pike County


At their meeting on October 7, 2020, the Pike County Board of Commissioners approved the following COVID-19 Assistance Fund and PPE Reimbursement Fund grants:

About Face Orthodontics, PC - $40,735.23
Burn the Ships CrossFit, LLC - $16,500.00
CAI Consulting Group Inc. - $7,170.00
Camping Management Corporation (Pine Forest Camp) - $70,084.00
Carbon Monroe Pike Drug and Alcohol Commission Inc. - $30,367.35
Carbon Monroe Pike Mental Health & Developmental Services- $8,400.00
Care HSL Belle Reve Opco LLC d/b/a Belle Reve Senior Center- $11,062.23
Center for Developmental Disabilities of Pike County LTD - $65,561.00
The Chamber of the Northern Poconos - $26,695.96
Church of Saint Patrick c/o The Diocese of Scranton- $2,183.64
Church of the Good Shepherd & St. John the Evangelist - $12,500.00
Country Ark Farm - $84.21
Delaware Township - $13,959.96
Dingman Township - $85,370.48
The East Shore LLC - $7,808.82
ElmTree Wellness Center - $2,022.37
Epilepsy Foundation Eastern PA - $2,977.00
Family Promise of Monroe County - $24,890.00
Fauchere Hospitality Inc. - $5,971.38
GAIT Therapeutic Riding Center - $13,870.00
The Greater Pike Community Foundation - $15,145.00
Green Trees Early Learning Center Inc. - $32,130.51
Gresham's Chop House, Inc. - $21,376.91
Gresham's Ice Cream Shoppe LLC - $1,063.66
Judith Recchia d/b/a Judy's - $4,460.00
Lackawaxen Township Volunteer Ambulance Service Inc. - $3,670.99
Lake Region Development VI d/b/a The Retreat at Millbrook Cove - $17,565.00
Mario's Meat Market - $9,275.00
Milford Borough - $22,035.72
Milford Borough (EMS) - $114,165.90
Milford Township - $17,950.00
Milford United Methodist Church - $13,689.44
Mindy’s Jewels, LLC - $2,025.00
Patricia Ann Groll - $4,100.00
Pennsylvania Elks Major Projects, Inc. - $97.15
Peters Europa House LTD - $6,652.16
Pike County Chamber of Commerce - $12,028.43
Pike County Historical Society - $12,775.00
Pike County Public Library - $32,071.14
Pocono Environmental Education Center - $51,308.24
Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau - $38,952.97
Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau (Milford Visitors Center) - $1,650.14
Poka Law Office - $1,890.00
Promised Land Sportsmen Association, Inc. - $3,850.00
Recreation Management Corporation - $162,092.54
Settlers Hospitality Group, LLC d/b/a Silver Birches - $348,763.83
The Singer Group LLC d/b/a Lakota Healthcare - $8,032.76
Springbrook Enterprises Inc. - $110,000.00
St. Joseph's R.C. Church - $870.51
Suzan Capitelli - $12,750.00
Timeless Tile LLC - $4,725.00
United Way of Pike County - $4,550.00
Van Gorders Furniture Inc. - $40,935.00
Westfall Township - $57,456.05
William B Haggerty, D.D.S. - $4,303.88
WiseGuys Barbershop LLC - $900.79
Woodloch Pines Inc. - $681,811.34
Woodloch Spa Resort LP d/b/a The Spa at Woodloch- $333,630.26


At their meeting on October 21, 2020, the Pike County Board of Commissioners approved the following COVID-19 Assistance Fund grants:

Apple Valley Restaurant - $175,000

Community Rental Centers - $13,000

Dark Moon Entertainment - $45,988

League of Women Voters Pike County - $4,940

New Ranchodji, Inc. d/b/a FairBridge Inn - $13,561

This website is a public service of the Board of Commissioners of Pike County, Pennsylvania. We want our residents to be healthy, our businesses to remain viable, our visitors to look forward to their next trip, and for local organizations and agencies to have the resources needed to successfully respond to COVID-19. 

Matthew M. Osterberg


Ronald L. Schmalzle

Vice Chairman

Steve Guccini


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Letter to the community about CARES Act funding

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Pike County is making forgivable loans available to eligible small businesses. Click here to learn more. 

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Robert Ruiz

Executive Director

Pike County

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