Distribution of funds is made each year from our annual fundraising efforts to those nonprofits selected as Annual Beneficiaries. MWA chooses Annual Beneficiaries each year through a membership nominating and voting process. If you would like your group to be considered as a nominee, or if you have any questions about our beneficiaries or service projects, please contact us at 267.573.9692 or by email mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org
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Makefield Women’s Association is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
Your contribution is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.
100% of your donation and the MWA’s fundraising efforts for one calendar year will be received by this year’s appointed beneficiaries.
A Woman’s Place
As the only domestic violence organization in Bucks County, PA, A Woman’s Place (AWP) provides comprehensive free, private, and confidential service, support, education, outreach, and advocacy to victims of domestic violence and their children and the community. AWP is committed to the empowerment of women and to ending intimate and domestic violence for all.
Bucks County Housing Group
This private, nonprofit organization works to advance the interest of low income families in crisis by providing affordable housing and related social services. The goal of BCHG is to assist families in obtaining permanent housing and to provide opportunities for families to be self-sufficient.
Bucks for Kids
Everyone does better when they have someone in their corner rooting for them. Even more than other kids, Foster Kids need the “EXTRAS” often denied to them. Every month, the Foster Children’s caseworkers apply to Bucks for Kids on behalf of individual children explaining their particular unmet need and Bucks for Kids funds the activity or item. Typical Requests include funds for tutoring, music lessons, clothing, beds, uniforms, computers, graduation and prom expenses, college application fees, class trips, and many other “extras” that other kids take for granted.
FSA-Bucks County Emergency Homeless Shelter
This shelter, located in Levittown, provides homeless families with a safe, temporary home, along with food, medical care, clothing, social services and more importantly, hope.
Penndel Community Food Pantry (BCHG)
Operated by the Bucks County Housing Group, the Penndel Community Food Pantry provides food to families in need in the Lower Bucks County region. In October 2014, Penndel Food Pantry enrolled 118 new families in their program. These new families will join 1405 other families who access the Penndel Pantry on a regular basis. 45% of those in need are children.
Awarded to female graduating Pennsbury High School seniors who are in need of assistance to further their education. These individuals show scholastic excellence, as well as community involvement. The Pennsbury High School Guidance Department recommends these students.
Yardley-Makefield Fire Company
The Yardley-Makefield Fire Company is the sole provider of fire protection of the businesses and residents of Lower Makefield and Yardley Borough. YMFC operates two station houses and is 100% volunteer. They pay for all operating costs, equipment, clothing and training from funding and donations/fundraisers.
Founded in 1995 in memory of her parents who spent their last years in a nursing home, Marne Kies Dietterich has developed a special program to bring the hubbub of the holidays back into the lives of homebound residents. Wrapping Presence arrives with a flourish in early December to set up shops brimming with new gifts for all ages.