Posts from — March 2018

2018 Young Professional of the Year Nominees

Congratulations to Charlie Cotherman, our 2018 Young Professional of the Year!   Future Leaders & Entrepreneurs Exchange (FLEX) is excited to announce the nominees for this year’s young professional of the year. Nominees will be recognized and the winner will be awarded at the Annual FLEX Presents event, taking place on Friday, April 6, from […]

March 26, 2018   1 Comment

Second Annual Week of Giving—March 19-23

The Second Annual Week of Giving will take place from March 19 – 23, and Bridge Builders Community Foundations has seen an increase in nonprofits signed up to participate. “We are ecstatic about the nonprofits who chose to join in on the second Week of Giving. We’ve gone from 88 nonprofits and funds last year, to more […]

March 19, 2018   Comments Off on Second Annual Week of Giving—March 19-23

Meet Our Board – Trenton Moulin

Trenton Moulin is currently serving his second year as a member of our board. He previously served as president of the Chamber’s young professionals group, FLEX. He was a major presence in founding FLEX and establishing the group as an effective network of young professionals dedicated to empowering future leaders in the Venango region.  Trenton […]

March 16, 2018   Comments Off on Meet Our Board – Trenton Moulin

How your Business Could Benefit from Hiring Local Students

By Zach Beichner, Cranberry High School Student For many high school students, getting a summer job is the first experience they have in the workforce. Babysitting, lifeguarding, waiting tables, and camp counseling are common starting points for many. While these jobs probably will not turn into careers, they do provide opportunities for teens to build […]

March 13, 2018   Comments Off on How your Business Could Benefit from Hiring Local Students

Meet the Mayor – Emlenton

In January of this year, Jamie Hunt became the mayor of Emlenton, and he’s excited to help the borough move forward. Jamie grew up nearby in Slippery Rock and attended college in New Mexico. He then lived in multiple states out west for about 14 years, which included some time in the United States Navy. […]

March 12, 2018   Comments Off on Meet the Mayor – Emlenton