Charity

Happening Heroes: Jim Worthington Accepts 2016 Augie’s Bash Leadership Award

Happening Heroes: Jim Worthington Accepts 2016 Augie’s Bash Leadership Award

Over the past 10 years, Jim Worthington has led the Newtown Athletic Club to be a leader in charitable contributions most notably for ALS Research. In 2016, NAC members, employees, sponsors rallied together and raised a total of $100,000. This year, Worthington received the 2016 Augie’s Quest Leadership Award and with his matching donation, the NAC […]

Join A&T Chevrolet for a Unique Evening Supporting Families Affected by Cancer

“Yoga in the Showroom” A Benefit for The Breathing Room Foundation

Even if you don’t know your downward dog from a bulldog, this event is for you. “Yoga in the Showroom,” taking place Saturday, March 19, is a unique event with all proceeds benefitting The Breathing Room Foundation, a non-profit serving local families affected by cancer. “Yoga in the Showroom” is just that – an hour-long […]

Making It Happen: Silver Snow Ball

Making It Happen: Silver Snow Ball

The Newtown Athletic Club (NAC) is hosting the Silver Snow Ball in support of Matt’s Mission ALS Research on Saturday, February 20, 2016 from 7pm – 11pm. This event is open to the community and everyone is welcome. This is the NAC’s 11th consecutive year raising money for this cause and in 2014 they found that one of […]

Meet your Movers & Shakers:  Cheryl Campbell

Meet your Movers & Shakers: Cheryl Campbell

Levittown’s Cheryl Campbell had a goal-  to make sure every senior has a gift to open during the holiday season. With that goal in mind, she created The Christmas Gala, Inc., a 501(c)3 non-profit organization consisting of many volunteers who share the mission to help local seniors in Bucks County and Burlington County. Seniors who are low-income, receiving […]

2015 Bucks County Fallen Firefighter Memorial Ceremony

2015 Bucks County Fallen Firefighter Memorial Ceremony

On Sunday October 18, 2015 the Bucks County Fire Chief’s and Firefighter’s Association will honor 28 firefighters, paramedics, and fire police officers who have sacrificed their lives in the line-of-duty while serving communities throughout Bucks County since 1915. This is the ten-year anniversary for the memorial that was first in held on October 23, 2004. […]

Hunger Action Month: River Valley Realty Hosts Month Long Food Drive

Hunger Action Month: River Valley Realty Hosts Month Long Food Drive

River Valley Realty, a full service, privately owned Real Estate Company located in Lambertville, New Jersey and Yardley, Pennsylvania, is now an official partner of Move For Hunger, a national hunger relief organization that has supplied more than 5 million pounds of food to local food banks throughout the country. Food insecurity affects more than 71,000 […]

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Yardley Happening: Garden of Reflection

Yardley is home to the Official Pennsylvania Memorial to the Victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, created to remember and honor the community’s loved ones and all 2,973 killed on September 11, 2001. It is situated in Memorial Park amid the natural beauty of Historical Bucks County farmland in Lower Makefield Township. The Memorial designed […]

There are over 500 kids in Bucks County who are waiting to be matched with mentors!

There are over 500 kids in Bucks County who are waiting to be matched with mentors!

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Bucks County needs Mentors! There are over 500 kids in Bucks County who are waiting to be matched with mentors. Big Brothers Big Sisters is in search of caring volunteers to serve as role models to at-risk kids mostly in our School Based Programs in Lower Bucks. Mentors in this program […]

Go Off Kilter! 5k Fun Run & Games

Go Off Kilter! 5k Fun Run & Games

On Sunday, August 23rd from 8am to noon at Council Rock North HS, the Council Rock North Choir Parents Association will be hosting the “Off Kilter 5K Fun Run & Games”. This year the choir has the honor of traveling to Scotland and England to perform in notable historic cathedrals and schools throughout the United […]

Happening Kid: Kaiden Homan

Happening Kid: Kaiden Homan

For the past 4 years, on his own birthday, Kaiden Homan of Falls Township, Pennsylvania has collected gifts for the children at a local homeless shelter run by the Family Services Association of Lower Bucks. Living with his grandparents, Kaiden decided that he did not need the gifts and instead chose to pay the generosity forward. The above photograph is […]

BH TV on the Red Carpet with Mover & Shaker Nancy Bragin

BH TV on the Red Carpet with Mover & Shaker Nancy Bragin

Happening Kids: Warwick Elementary 2nd Graders Raise over $1000 to Feed those in Need

Happening Kids: Warwick Elementary 2nd Graders Raise over $1000 to Feed those in Need

Twenty three second graders from Warwick Elementary School raised over $1,000 since May 1st through their Soup for the Soul Project. The project helps to support the Doylestown Shelter/Food Pantry. The idea began when Mrs. Nadine Sobusiak’s class read the book Stone Soup, retold by Jon J. Muth. The book inspired the class to make […]

Support your local veterans with a fitness fundraiser

Support your local veterans with a fitness fundraiser

On Saturday May 9th from 8am to 1pm, Meghan’s Foundation is hosting a special fundraising event to support local veterans. Featured speaker Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick will attend, along with local veterans groups and we will be honoring 22 local fallen heroes along with a fitness challenge called the Warrior WOD (“workout of the day”), gift basket […]

Jim Worthington Raises $180,000 for Matt’s Mission and ALS Newtown

Jim Worthington Raises $180,000 for Matt’s Mission and ALS Newtown

Last month, we shared the story behind Matthew Bellina and his mission to raise money for ALS, a devastating disease that he was diagnosed with at the young age of 31. The Newtown Athletic Club (NAC) and Jim Worthington, NAC Owner, President, have raised $180,000 for Matt’s Mission and Augie’s Quest to fight ALS through cutting […]

Make It Happen: Helping Baby Owen

Make It Happen: Helping Baby Owen

Upper Black Eddy residents, Jason and Jen Micciche, are facing a parent’s worst nightmare. Their baby boy, Owen, has been diagnosed with a rare form of brain cancer at just 6 months old. The community is rallying around the Micciche family to help them through baby Owen’s 16 months of chemo-therapy at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. […]