Bucks County’s leading independent bank raised the funds during its annual campaign to support the area nonprofit
Penn Community Bank’s more than 325 employees, executives and directors raised $52,674.96 through a variety of programs and activities held throughout the year. The bank then matched $25,000 worth of contributions, bringing the final total donation to $77,674.96.
“Each of our team members is proud of Penn Community Bank’s continued support of United Way of Bucks County,” said Todd Hurley, Executive Vice President and Chief Relationship Officer at Penn Community Bank. “We’re dedicated to improving our local communities and helping United Way alleviate poverty, support education, and increase self-sufficiency across Bucks County.”
The mission of United Way of Bucks County is to improve lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities to advance the common good. It focuses on three key issues: access to a high-quality education, a stable income and good health. The donations from Penn Community feed the hungry, give the homeless a path home, help seniors and families in crisis, and give at-risk young children access to care and education.
“We continue to be so grateful for the team at Penn Community Bank,” said Marissa Christie, President and Chief Executive Officer of United Way of Bucks County. “As an organization, Penn Community Bank demonstrates its commitment to our community every day, and their enthusiastic support of the annual fundraising campaign helps us to make life better for people in Bucks County.”
About Penn Community: Penn Community Bank holds nearly $2 billion in assets, employs more than 300 people, and offers banking, lending, insurance and investments at 24 bank branches and two administrative centers throughout Bucks County and Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. As an independent, mutual financial institution, Penn Community Bank is not publicly traded and operates with its long-term mission in mind: to help businesses grow and prosper, to provide financial resources to individuals and families throughout their lifetimes, to strengthen the local economy, and to partner with local organizations to act as a catalyst for positive growth in every market it serves.