Volunteer Presenters Needed for #girlSTEM Conference
Organizers of the #girlSTEM Conference were delighted when the event doubled in size last year. Now, the 2016 #girlSTEM Conference is poised to grow again – as long as local... [ read more ]
450 Teens Served Through Holiday Gift Card Drive (THANK YOU)
Every year, hundreds of older kids and teens in Bucks County are completely forgotten during the holidays. Toy drives provide the right gifts for kids under 12, but not much... [ read more ]
Collective Impact: What Will Change in 2017
Beginning in 2017, United Way of Bucks County will be making some improvements to the current community investment strategy. These improvements will allow us to make a more meaningful and... [ read more ]
Older Kids Need Holiday Help, Too
Every year, hundreds of older kids and teens in Bucks County are overlooked during the holidays. Toy drives provide the right gifts for kids under 12, but not much for... [ read more ]
Stand for Pennsylvanians Day: We Need a Budget for ALL Pennsylvanians Now
The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania has been operating for over 145 days without a budget. As a direct result of this impasse, organizations, school districts, and counties have been forced to... [ read more ]
BCOC Is Celebrating 50 Years!
Over the last 50 years, many people experiencing hard times have turned to Bucks County Opportunity Council. And for the last 50 years, BCOC has been helping them. On Friday,... [ read more ]
Inspire Federal Credit Union Announces Retirement Planning Workshop for Bucks County Educators
On Thursday, October 1, 2015, Inspire Federal Credit Union and Merrill Lynch will present a special FREE Financial Wellness Workshop for teachers and educators around Bucks County. The Retirement Planning... [ read more ]
How Can You Promote Good School Attendance?
During the hectic and often stressful back to school season, it is important for parents and children to commit to good school attendance. Being on time and ready to learn... [ read more ]