Penn Community Bank to Sponsor Women in Business Scholarship Dinner

Scholarships from the Women in Business Committee of the Central Bucks Chamber of Commerce help women continue their education to return to the workforce or shift careers.

Doylestown, PA, June 02, 2016 --( Penn Community Bank, Bucks County’s leading independent, mutual financial organization, is proud to help sponsor the 2016 Women in Business Scholarship Dinner, to be held June 9 at Spring Mill Manor in Ivyland.

The annual scholarship dinner is a program of the Women in Business Committee of the Central Bucks Chamber of Commerce. The annual evening includes networking, dinner, and the presentation of scholarships to women over the age of 25 who are furthering their education to re-enter the job market or to make a career change.

“It can be difficult for mature women to return to the workforce or to shift careers later in life,” said Penn Community Bank President and CEO Jeane M. Coyle. “Penn Community Bank is proud to support the Women in Business scholarship program to enable Bucks County women to access the education and job training they need to succeed in securing economic advancement and stability for themselves and their families.”

The largest committee of the Central Bucks Chamber, the Women in Business committee accepts applications for the scholarships throughout the year and raises money to fund the scholarships through its annual Gourmet Getaway. The 2016 scholarship dinner will be held Thursday, June 9, from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Spring Mill Manor, 171 Jacksonville Rd., Ivyland, PA.

About Penn Community Bank: Created in 2015 by the unification of long-standing community banks First Federal of Bucks County and First Savings Bank of Perkasie, Penn Community Bank holds more than $1.8 billion in assets and employs more than 300 people at 22 bank branches and two administrative centers throughout Bucks County. 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 support 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.
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