Foundations surpasses $3,000,000 in giving to Bucks nonprofits

Grants are often critical in keeping nonprofit organizations afloat, especially during tough economic times. With funding from Foundations Community Partnership, nonprofit organizations in Bucks County have been granted $3 million since 2007. Based in Doylestown, Foundations is a philanthropic grant-making foundation supporting the behavioral health and human service needs of children and young adults in Bucks County.

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Foundations Community Partnership rolls out new series to spotlight nonprofit leaders

Foundations Community Partnership (FCP) recently launched a new online broadcast series, FCP Conversations Online: Bucks County Nonprofit Leaders. The first broadcasts are posted on YouTube and include conversations with Audrey J. Tucker, CEO, Family Service Association of Bucks County and Janet L. Mintzer, president and CEO, Pearl S. Buck International.

“I’m so grateful to FCP for producing this digital broadcast so that the community can learn more about not just Pearl S. Buck International, but others too,” Janet says.

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Foundations appoints new board members

Foundations Community Partnership, a philanthropic grant-making foundation supporting the behavioral health and human service needs of children and young adults in Bucks County, welcomes Abigail Halloran, M.A. and Terence J. McGlinchey to its Board of Directors for a three-year term.

Abigail, a resident of Yardley, has over 20 years of behavioral healthcare experience, and is the Director of Performance Improvement and Risk Management at Haven Behavioral Health in Philadelphia.

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Foundations surpasses $3,000,000 in donations to Bucks County non-profs

Grants are often critical in keeping non-profit organizations afloat, especially during tough economic times. With funding from Foundations Community Partnership, non-profit organizations in Bucks County have been granted $3 million since 2007. Based in Doylestown, Foundations is a philanthropic grant-making foundation supporting the behavioral health and human service needs of children and young adults in Bucks County.

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Foundations Summer Youth Corps interns serve non-profits in Bucks

Fifteen local college students from Bucks County who participated in Foundations Community Partnership’s Summer Youth Corps were recently treated to a picnic at the conclusion of their internships at local non-profit human service agencies in Bucks County. The students gained meaningful work experience while helping to effect positive change in the community.

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FCP Board approves $160,000 in grant awards benefiting non-profits



Foundations Community Partnership’s Board of Directors has announced the distribution of $160,000 in grant funding to support 16 Bucks County non-profit organizations and the families they serve. The grant program is an integral part of Foundations’ mission to improve the lives of youth and their families in Bucks County.

The grants included $100,000 in Bucks Innovation and Improvement Grants (BIIG) and $60,000 in Capital Grants.

Foundations’ Bucks Innovation and Improvement Grants (BIIG) were awarded to the following nine organizations and programs:

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FCP Board approves $160,000 in grant awards benefiting non-profits



Foundations Community Partnership’s Board of Directors has announced the distribution of $160,000 in grant funding to support 16 Bucks County non-profit organizations and the families they serve.

The grant program is an integral part of Foundations’ mission to improve the lives of youth and their families in Bucks County. The grants included $100,000 in Bucks Innovation and Improvement Grants (BIIG) and $60,000 in Capital Grants.

Foundations’ Bucks Innovation and Improvement Grants (BIIG) were awarded to the following nine organizations and programs:

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FCP awards scholarships to three CB High School seniors

Foundations Community Partnership (FCP) has awarded scholarships to three Central Bucks High School seniors through its annual Partnership in Education program this month. The Foundations Partnership in Education program recognizes the achievements of local Bucks County public high school seniors for their demonstrated community service, commitment to academic performance, and quality of character.

Students are nominated to receive the award by their guidance counselor or a member of the school’s administration. Ronald Bernstein, Executive Director of FCP presented checks for $1,000 to:

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FCP awards scholarship to Madeleine Weick

Foundations Community Partnership (FCP) has awarded a scholarship to Madeleine Weick, a senior at New Hope-Solebury High School, through its annual Partnership in Education program this month.

The Foundations Partnership in Education program recognizes the achievements of local Bucks County public high school seniors for their demonstrated community service, commitment to academic performance, and quality of character.

Students are nominated to receive the award by their guidance counselor or a member of the school’s administration.

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FCP awards scholarship to Nicholas Hoffman

Foundations Community Partnership (FCP) has awarded a scholarship to Nicholas Hoffman, a senior at Neshaminy High School, through its annual Partnership in Education program this month.

The Foundations Partnership in Education program recognizes the achievements of local Bucks County public high school seniors for their demonstrated community service, commitment to academic performance, and quality of character. Students are nominated to receive the award by their guidance counselor or a member of the school’s administration.

Ronald Bernstein, Executive Director of FCP presented a check for $1,000 to Nicholas, who will attend Lehigh University in the fall.

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