FCP Conversations Online: Bucks County Non-Profit Leaders


We’re delighted to announce the launch of “FCP Conversations Online” a new digital broadcast series!

Each Conversation features a non-profit leader in Bucks County. The purpose of the broadcast is to educate the community about today’s issues, local programs that are making a difference, and how anyone can be part of the solution.

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December 17, 2018

Penn Foundation's President & CEO Wayne Mugrauer

In this episode, Ron Bernstein interviews Wayne Mugrauer of Penn Foundation whose mission is to dedicate ourselves to the provision of superior behavioral, developmental, and physical healthcare that is individualized and family centered, accessible and equitable.

December 17, 2018

The YWCA Bucks County with Associate Director Kristin Chapin

In this episode, Ron Bernstein interviews Kristin Chapin of the Bucks County YWCA whose mission is to Empower Women and Girls, Fight Social and Racial Injustice and offer Family Support. They have summer camps, food pantries, rapid rehousing and many more services.

July 9, 2018

Rachael Gallagher from The Conservatory: Music, Art, Therapy

In this episode, Ron Bernstein interviews Rachael Gallagher of The Conservatory, whose mission is "Excellence in Arts Education, Performance & Therapy"

July 9, 2018

Central & Lower Bucks YMCA with Zane Moore

In this episode, Ron Bernstein interviews Zane Moore of the Central  & Lower Bucks Family YMCA whose mission is to help individuals, families and communities learn, grow and thrive.

January 8, 2018

Kristine Quinby of Potential Inc and the Springtime School

In this episode, Ron Bernstein interviews Kristine Quinby of Potential Inc and the Springtime School where their mission is to assist individuals with Autism in reaching their educational, social, and emotional potential by focusing on applying and conducting scientific research. Potential, Inc. is dedicated to providing high quality direct services, consultation, community outreach and education for families. Learn More at www.Potentialinc.org

January 5, 2018

Thomas Harrington of the Valley Youth House

In this episode, Ron Bernstein interviews Thomas Harrington of the Valley Youth House, whose mission is tohelp young people build a foundation for future growth and independence. Learn More at www.ValleyYouthHouse.org

November 29, 2017

Alan Hartl of the Lenape Valley Foundation

In this episode, Ron Bernstein interviews Alan Hartl of the Lenape Valley Foundation whose lission it is to partner with members of the community encountering mental health, substance use, intellectual or developmental challenges as they pursue their personal aspirations and an enhanced quality of life. Learn More at www.LenapeVF.org

November 20, 2017

Non Profits Leaders in Bucks County

Ron Bernstein interviews the non profit leaders of Bucks County who are changing lives, strengthening our social fabric and building a better world. The mission of FCP is to support the behavioral health and human service needs of children and young adults in Bucks County and provides grants and technical assistance to non-profit organizations, awards scholarships to Bucks County high school seniors, subsidizes service learning internships for college students, underwrites community education programs and supports behavioral health education and research.

May 22, 2017

Anne Marie Hyer of the Bucks County Association

In this episode, Ron Bernstein interviews Anne Marie Hyer of the Bucks County Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired. BCABVI provides resources, answers and support to all people with blindness or other visual impairment that maximize their ability to meet life’s daily challenges and realize their continued self-worth and value to our community. www. BucksBlind.org for all their info.

May 19, 2017

Florence Kawoczka of Habitat for Humanity in Bucks County

In this episode, Ron Bernstein interviews Florence Kawoczka of Habitat for Humanity in Bucks County. Habitat for Humanity of Bucks County is dedicated to eliminating substandard housing locally and worldwide through constructing, rehabilitating and preserving homes; by advocating for fair and just housing policies; and by providing training and access to resources to help families improve their shelter conditions. They also have a Brush With Kindness Program for Repairs to existing homes. Get all their information at www.HabitatBucks.org

April 11, 2017

Kelly Harris of Cancer Support Community

In this episode Ron Bernstein interviews Kelly Harris of Cancer Support Community formally known as Gilda's Club. A support program for Cancer patients and their loved ones that empowers with knowledge, strengthens by action and is sustained by the community. Visit www.CancerSupportPhiladelphia.org

April 11, 2017

Ursula Raczak of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Bucks County

In this episode Ron Bernstein interviews Ursula Raczak of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Bucks County. A mentoring program that helps kids start them down a path to a brighter, more promising future. Visit www.BBBCBC.org

December 22, 2016

Penny Ettinger of Network of Victim Assistance

In this episode Ron Bernstein interviews Penny Ettinger of Network of Victim Assistance who supports, counsels and empowers victims of sexual assault and other serious crimes in Bucks County and works to prevent and eliminate violence in society through advocacy, training, community education and prevention programs. Contact them at www.NOVABucks.org or Call 1-800-675-6900

December 19, 2016

Colleen Miller of Child, Home & Community

In this episode Ron Bernstein interviews Colleen Miller of Child, Home & Community who empower and educate young moms and dads, ages 14 - 26, both one‐on‐one and in groups. With support, young parents will enjoy healthy pregnancies, give birth to full‐term babies, learn solid parenting skills, complete high school, and plan for higher education or a career. Visit their website at http://www.chcinfo.org or call 215-348-9770.

November 26, 2016

Nancy Wolf of Libertae

In this episode Ron Bernstein interviews Nancy Wolf of Libertae whose mission is to be respected and recognized as a benchmark provider of gender-responsive treatment services in Pennsylvania and throughout the nation.

November 21, 2016

Barbara Simmons of The Peace Center

In this episode Ron Bernstein interviews Barbara Simmons of The Peace Center in Langhorne, PA whose programs are designed to help reduce violence and conflict in our schools, homes and communities through a multicultural, community-based approach with dedication to furthering peace by understanding and managing conflict in our community, our nation and our world.

April 26, 2016

Kelly Krumenacker of the Bucks County Children's Museum

In this episode Ron Bernstein interviews Kelly Krumenacker of the Bucks County Children's Museum. The Bucks County Children’s Museum’s mission is to be a fun, interactive and educational environment for children, parents and schools with exhibits that reflect Bucks County’s unique history and culture. www.BucksKids.org

April 26, 2016

Erin Lukoss of Bucks County Opportunity Council

In this episode Ron Bernstein interviews Erin Lukoss of Bucks County opportunity Council www.bcoc.org. An organization whose mission is to reduce poverty and partner with our community to promote economic self-sufficiency.

March 22, 2016

Denise Quirk of Special Equestrians

In this episode Ron Bernstein interviews Denise Quirk of Special Equestrians. Special Equestrians mission is to improve the physical, mental and emotional well being of individuals with disabilities through the equine experience. Contact them at 215-918-1001 or visit www.specialequestrians.org

March 17, 2016

Tracy Mellor of the Bucks County Housing Group

In this episode Ron Bernstein interviews Tracy Mellor of the Bucks County Housing Group. Contact at info@BCHG.org or http://www.BCHG.org

February 23, 2016

Audrey Tucker of Family Service Association of Bucks County

In this episode Ron Bernstein interviews Audrey Tucker of Family Service Association of Bucks County (www.FSABC.org)

February 18, 2016

Janet Mintzer of Pearl S. Buck International

In this episode Ron Bernstein interviews Janet Mintzer of Pearl S. Buck International www.pearlsbuck.org