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Saturday, April 19th
Enjoy a Saturday breakfast out while helping a good cause by visiting Applebee’s, Quakertown on April 19 from 8 to 10 a.m. The flapjack fundraising breakfast will benefit Keystone Opportunity Center in Souderton, a non-profit organization that helps area residents become self-sufficient through housing services, counseling, education and a food pantry.
The breakfast cost is $7 per person and $4.50 for children under 12. Tickets can be purchased in advance from Keystone volunteers and at www.keystoneopportunity.org. or at the door.

Wednesday, April 23rd
Pearl S. Buck International, 520 Dublin Road, Perkasie. Noon-2pm
The Pennridge Chamber of Commerce is having a Hawaiian Luau to celebrate Professional Support Day. Come have fun at a pig roast while celebrating the success of the local support staff who serve us everyday. Bring your secretary, administrative assistant, or your co-workers! Cost is $25.50 per person for members of the Pennridge Chamber; $30.50 for non-members. Register by April 15th by calling 215-257-5390 or emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Saturday, April 26th
On Saturday, April 26th, Souderton-Telford BPW will be hosting their annual Spring Fashion Show that benefits scholarships for the Souderton Area High School, Montgomery County Community College, and other local charities. It will be held at the Franconia Heritage Center on 508 Harleysville Pike, Telford Pa from 11 am to 3 pm. There will be door prizes, raffle tables, vendors, a makeup demo, and lunch. Tickets are $30, which includes the lunch and three raffle tickets. Please contact Theresa Wurzburger at 215-703-0517 or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , no tickets will be sold at the door. Fashions provided by Chico's and bags from Career Bags.

Saturday, April 26th
Franconia Heritage Banquet & Conference Center, 508 Harleysville Pike, Telford
The Souderton-Telford Business and Professional Women present their annual Fashion Show to benefit scholarships to the Souderton Area High School and Montgomery County Community College. 11 AM-3 PM. There will be door prizes, a raffle table, vendors, chair massages, a Smokey Eye makeup demo, lunch, and, of course, a fashion show with fashions provided by Chico’s. Tickets are $30.00 and include lunch, 3 raffle tickets, and a coupon from Chico’s. Tickets will not be available at the door so order yours today by calling Theresa Wurzburger at 215-703-0517 or by emailing her at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Saturday, April 26th
It is Wentz's United Church of Christ's 5th Annual Community Auction. Saturday April 26th is the date starting at 8:00am for preview and Auction @ 9:00am. The address is 3426 Skippack Pike, Worcester Pa. 19446
There are tools, furniture, collectibles, services and household merchandise for sale. including: 4 tickets to Phillies vs Cubs game, 2 ski passes for Elk mountain, 8 hours handyman service, 4 hours excavating service etc... a full list and pictures are available by visiting wentzsucc.org and clicking on the auction tab.

Sunday, April 27th
9th Annual Basket Bingo hosted by the Sellersville Fire Department Ladies’ Auxiliary.  Held at the Sellersville Fire House, 2 N Main St., Sellersville.  Sunday, April 27, 2014.  Doors open at 11:30 and bingo begins at 1pm.  Ticket includes 24 bingo games & lunch.  Extras include raffles, 50/50, grand prize game, Chinese auction, and bingo ball pull tabs.  Prizes are Longaberger items all filled to the top (including one signed by Dave and Bonnie Longaberger).  Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 at the door if still available.  All entering hall (including children) must have a ticket due to limited seating.  Tickets are non-refundable.  We have sold out the last 5 years so please get your tickets early not to be left out.  To order tickets please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or leave a message at 215-257-4028 EXT 58.  Please use email for quicker response.

Sunday, April 27th
On Sunday April 27th from 8 am to 12 noon, the Knights of Columbus, Pius IX Council will be hosting their monthly - Breakfast with the Knights. It is All You Can Eat buffet including made to order omelets as well as a selection of hot and cold entrees. $9 for Adults, $8 for Seniors, $6 for Children ages 5 to 12. Active Duty Fire, Police, Military and Children under 5 eat Free! Knights of Columbus hall is located at 258 West 8th Street in Lansdale, PA 19446 on the corner of 8th Street and Kenilworth Ave. Call (215) 368 - 3044 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

Sunday, April 27th
The singing group, "Re-Creation", will be performing at the Heidelberg United Church of Christ, 1101 Cowpath Road, at 7:00 PM.
The group is comprised of young men and women who give up a year or more of their lives voluntarily, giving free performances at over 150 VA Medical Centers each year. The sacred program which they perform at churches across the country is designed as a worship service and features both traditional and contemporary hymns and songs. The group has been cited as, "America's Ambassadors to Hospitalized Veterans" by the Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge for providing the only program of its kind in America. All are welcome to see and hear this wonderfully talented group of young Christians. There is no charge, a freewill offering will be taken and a brief time of fellowship featuring light beverages and snacks will immediately follow the program. Call the church at 215-368-0442 for additional information.

Monday, April 28th
King’s Caterers, 4010 New Falls Road, Levittown 4-7 PM
The Bucks County Business Association presents its 2014 Bucks County Business Expo on Monday, April 28th, at King’s Caterers in Levittown. This is the opportunity for the business community to see the latest and greatest in the Bucks County marketplace, grow their professional networks, meet new leads and customers, sample food from some of the area’s most popular eateries and more. The event is free and open to all. For more information, call Andrea Graff at 215-919-9500 or visit www.buckscountyba.org.

Monday, April 28th
The Souderton-Telford Business and Professional Women’s Club is very excited about their April meeting membership open house. Please join us on April 28th at 6pm for networking, dinner, and to listen to a guest speaker, as well as BPW member Diana Trotter give her young careerist speech that she is set to give at the BPW/PA Convention in June.
Our business dinner meetings are held at Franconia Heritage Banquet & Conference Center. Please note, reservations are required, contact Doris at 215-721-7619 on or before April 18th. For more information about the Souderton-Telford BPW check out the club’s website, http://www.soudertontelfordbpw.org/ or call Eileen at 215-641-0578.

Saturday, May 3rd
Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 10a-4p
Be blown away from Hagley Museum and Library’s 2014 NatureFest on May 3rd. This year’s theme is the power of wind. Learn about the importance of wind from pollinating plants to creating energy. The event runs from 10 AM to 4 PM. Admission is $5 for non-members, $2 for members, and free for all children 5 and under. Use Hagley’s Buck Road entrance off Route 100. For more information, call 302-658-2400 or visit www.hagley.org.

Saturday, May 3rd
Bucks County SPCA, 60 Reservoir Road, Quakertown 2PM
Help the new Bucks County SPCA in Quakertown prepare for kitten season by attending their special Kitten Shower! Bring a special gift for the little ones soon to be in their care. They need canned food, kitten food, bottles, KMR, cat toys, and cat beds. The Kitten Shower will feature light refreshments, information about fostering, and tours of the new shelter. For more information about the Kitten Shower, please call 267-347-4674.

Sunday, May 4th
Indian Valley Family YMCA annual Women’s Day Out 12 – 4 pm
Indian Valley Country Club at 650 Bergey Rd, Telford, PA 18969
An afternoon of shopping & pampering, including a fashion show, complimentary hors d’ oeuvres and a cash bar. Proceeds of the event benefit the North Penn YMCA Strong Kids ... Strong Community Campaign which helps provide financial assistance to the families and children within the Indian Valley and North Penn communities. Tickets are $25 in advance, or $30 at the door. Tickets can be reserved on our website at http://womensdayout.yolasite.com
 or contact Pam Jackson at 215-723-3569 ext. 113. We hope to see you there!!

Saturday, May 10th
North Penn's Largest Community Yard Sale 9a-1p.
Benefits North Penn Key Club
North Penn High School parking lot with set up time at 7:30a.
Sellers there is a pre-registration of $25 for four parking spots
Walk-ins welcome at $30 / BYOT
Contact Linda Law for more information at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Saturday and Sunday, May 10th & 11th
Byers’ Choice Ltd., makers of the handcrafted Caroler figurines, will support others in their trade by hosting a weekend-long craft show on Saturday, May 10th, 10 AM to 5 PM, and Sunday, May 11th, 10 AM to 4:30 PM. In addition, they will be hosting a Mother’s Day Tea. Tickets for the Tea are $20 each. Please call 215-822-6700 to make reservations. Admission to the Craft Show is $6.00 at the door. For more information on the Craft Show, please visit www.AmericanArtisanShowcase.com.

Saturday, May 17th
12 noon to 4pm
2nd Annual Charity Car Show
www.DormanHelps.com

www.facebook.com/dormanhelps
3400 East Walnut Street, Colmar, PA
ALL proceeds benefit Manna on Main in Lansdale, PA. This is our second year hosting a car show to benefit Manna on Main. Last year we raised over $3,000. Come out and support Manna on Main by bringing a canned food item. There will be plenty of food, raffles, silent auction items and fun stuff for the kids.

Monday, May 19th
Hatfield Borough’s May Roll & Stroll 5 to 8 PM
Explore the Hatfield Borough community on foot or on a trolley car to visit all the businesses participating in the Community Business Open House. Enter the drawing to win prizes! Fun family affair from 5 to 8 PM.

Saturday, June 14th
Fairmont Fire Company of Lansdale is celebrating it's 125th anniversary.
They will celebrate by holding different events during the spring, summer and fall.
Come join them for the annual "Under The Lights" car show. For more info go to their website www.fairmountfirecom.com.

 

 

 

 

Partnership TMA



The Executive Director of the Partnership TMA, Peggy Schmidt hosts the monthly Transportation Edition of Comment Please by Univest. On the second Thursday of the month between 12:10-1pm, Peggy talks with the experts about expanding transportation options in our regions.

peggyschmidt1.jpgPeggy Schmidt has been the executive director of the Partnership TMA of Montgomery County in Pennsylvania for ten years. Under her leadership the PTMA has implemented a fixed route shuttle bus system, livable community programs, car and van pool programs and travel training assistance for seniors and individuals with disabilities. Ms. Schmidt is a sought after speaker on transportation issues in the United States and Canada.  She also writes a biweekly newspaper column on transportation and land use. 

In her free time she is part owner of Ghost Tours of America with tours in the Outer Banks and Phoenixville, PA.

Peggy's next show is April 10th, 2014

 

Website: www.ptma-mc.org

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NOTICE SEEKING ORGANIZATIONS

Radio station WNPV is always looking for organizations that regularly distribute

information about employment opportunities to job applicants or have job

applicants to refer.  If you know of an organization who would like to receive

notifications of job vacancies at our station please notify Phil Hunt at P.O. Box

1440, Lansdale, PA 19446.  Or email Phil at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 215-

855-8211.  WNPV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

WNPV RADIO

ANNUAL EEO PUBLIC FILE REPORT

This report, prepared on behalf of WNPV(AM), Lansdale, Pennsylvania, FAC ID: 73347, covers full-time vacancy recruitment data for the period April 1, 2013 to March 31, 2014.

Phillip N. Hunt, General Manager of WNPV Radio is responsible for implementing the equal employment opportunity program.  He can be reached at:

Phillip N. Hunt

WNPV Radio

P.O. Box 1440

Lansdale, PA 19446

215-855-8211

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

It is the policy of WNPV to provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals without regard to their race, color, national origin, religion, or sex in all personnel actions including recruitment, evaluation, selection, promotion, compensation, training, and termination.

Section 1:  Vacancy Information

            Full-time positions Filled By Job Title                   Recruitment Source of Hiree

            1) News/Producer                                                                   WNPV Radio internal posting

            Total Number of Interviewees    7


 

Section 2:  Recruitment Source Information

Name of Organization Notified of Job Vacancy

Contact Person

Address

Phone

# of Interviewees Referred by Source

Did Recruitment Source Request Notification (yes or no)

Full-time Positions for Which this Source was Utilized

Association of Women in Communications

(AWC Job Board - $175/30 days)

 

Jobtarget.womcom.org

215-982-4308

 

No

0

BucksCountyCommunity College

Sharon Stephens, Employer Rel. Spec.

275 Swamp Rd.

Newtown, PA  18940

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

215-968-8030

 

No

1

BucksCountyOpportunity Council

Roger Collins, Exec. Dir.

100 Doyle St.

Doylestown, PA  18901

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

215-345-8175, ext. 204

 

No

1

BrynMawrCollege

Career Development Office

101 N. Merion Ave.

Bryn Mawr, PA  19010

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

610-526-5174

 

No

1

CabriniCollege

Nancy Hutchison, Dir of Career Services

610 King of Prussia Rd.

Radnor, PA  19087

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

610-902-8305

1

No

1

Career Builder

 

www.careerbuilder.com

   

No

0

ChestnutHillCollege

Nancy Dachille, Dir of Career Services

9601 Germantown Ave.

Philadelphia, PA  19118

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

215-248-7048

 

No

1

CheyneyUniversity Career Services

Ruth Brice, Director

Center for Career & Pro. Dev.

1837 University Circle

P.O. Box 200

Cheyney, PA  19319-0200

610-399-2033

 

No

1

Congreso de Latinos Unidos

Lisa Varon

216 W. Somerset St.

Philadelphia, PA  19133

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

215-763-8870, ext. 7223

 

No

1

ConnecticutSchool of Broadcasting

Tom DeFranco

Director

Career Services

535 Rt. 38 East, Suite 230

Cherry Hill, NJ  08002

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

856-330-4701

 

No

1

DelawareValleyCollege

Priscilla Jackson, Dir.

700 E. Butler Ave.

Doylestown, PA  18901

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

215-489-2448

 

No

1

DeSalesUniversity

Kristin Eicholtz, Dir of Career Services

2755 Station Ave.

Center Valley, PA  18034

610-282-1100

 

No

1

District 11, BPW/PA

Donna Jones, Director

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

610-828-8401

 

Yes

1

DrexelUniversity Career Management Services

Carol C. Ferguson

3201 Arch St., Suite 250

Philadelphia, PA  19104

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

215-895-1020

1

No

1

GwyneddMercyCollege

Nick Schaefer, Dir.

1325 Sumneytown Pike,

P.O. Box 901

Gwynedd Valley, PA  19437

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

215-646-7300, ext. 420

 

No

1

HarcumJuniorCollegeCareerCenter

CareerCenter

750 Montgomery Ave.

Bryn Mawr, PA  19010

610-526-6045

 

No

1

HaverfordCollege

Career Development

370 Lancaster Ave

Haverford, PA  19041-1392

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

610-896-1181

 

No

1

ImmaculataUniversity

Career Development

1145 King St.

Immaculata, PA  19345

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

610-647-4400, ext. 3501

 

No

1

Indeed.com

 

www.ads.indeed.com

   

No

0

Intelligencer Newspaper (and internet)

Louise Lear

333 N. Broad St.

P.O. Box 858

Doylestown, PA  18901-0858

215-345-3000

 

No

0

Journal Register Papers:  Times Herald, Reporter (and internet)

Barbara

307 Derstine Ave.

Lansdale, PA  19446

215-855-8440

 

No

0

KeystoneOpportunityCenter

E Richard Aichele III, Exec. Dir.

104 Main St., P.O. Box 64183

Souderton, PA  18964

215-723-5430

 

No

1

LaSalleUniversity Career & Employment Services

 

1900 W. Olney Ave.

Philadelphia, PA  19141

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

215-951-1075

 

No

1

LinkedIn

       

No

1

Monster.com

Customer Service

www.monster.com

800-666-7837

 

No

0

MontgomeryCountyCareer Link

Patty Drummond

1855 New Hope St.

Norristown, PA  19401

610-270-3429

 

No

1

Montgomery County Community College/New Choices

Margie Cherry/

Nina Watson

340 DeKalb Pike

Blue Bell, PA  19422

www.collegecentral.com/mc3

215-619-7406

 

No

1

Montgomery County Community College/Communications Dept.

Matt Porter

340 DeKalb Pike

Blue Bell, PA  19422

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

215-641-6300

3

No

1

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Teresa Spotwood

1619 W. Cecil B. Moore Ave.

Philadelphia, PA  19121

215-765-6040

 

No

1

National Association of Broadcasters

Flip Michaels

1771 N Street NW

Washington, DC  20036

202-429-7529

 

No

1

PeirceCollege Career Development

 

1420 Pine St.

Philadelphia, PA  19102

215-545-6400

 

No

1

PennState - Abington

Ethel O’Dea

206 Lares Bldg.

1600 Woodland Rd.

Abington, PA  19001-3990

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

215-881-7392

 

No

1

Pennsylvania Association of Broadcasters

Richard Wycoff

8501 Paxton St.

Hummelstown, PA  17036

717-482-4820

 

No

1

PA Careerlink Website

232145020

Maria

www.cwds.state.pa.us

610-270-3428

 

No

1

St. Joseph’s UniversityCareerCenter

Jennifer Rossi

5600 City Ave.

Philadelphia, PA  19131-1395

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

610-660-3100

 

No

1

South Eastern PA Consortium for Higher Education (Arcadia, Chestnut Hill, Gwynedd-Mercy, Holy Family, Immaculata, & Neumann)

 

www.collegecentral.com/sepche

   

No

1

StrayerUniversity

 

3800 Sierra Circle #300

Center Valley, PA  18034

484-809-7770

 

No

1

TempleUniversity Career Dev. Services

Jim McLaughlin, Recruit. Coord.

1913 N. Broad St.

220 Mitten Hall

Philadelphia, PA  19122

215-204-4461

 

No

1

TempleUniversity - Ambler

Melinda Finley, Career Coord. 

580 Meetinghouse Rd., West Hall Room 109

Ambler, PA  19002

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

267-468-8200

 

No

1

University of Pennsylvania Career Services

Shannon Kelly,

Job & Internship

Postings

3718 Locust Walk, Suite 20, McNeil Bldg.

Philadelphia, PA  19104-6209

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

215-898-7531

 

No

1

UrsinusCollege

Sharon Hansen Powers, Asst. Dir. for Employer Relations

601 Main St.

Bomberger 110

Collegeville, PA  19426

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

610-409-3599

 

No

1

VillanovaUniversity Career Services

Nancy Dudak, Dir.

800 Lancaster Ave., Garey Hall

Villanova, PA  19085-1699

610-519-4063

 

No

1

WNPV Radio internal posting

Phil Hunt

1210 Snyder Road

P.O. Box 1440

Lansdale, PA  19446

215-855-8211

2

No

1

WNPV Radio on air

Phil Hunt

1210 Snyder Road

P.O. Box 1440

Lansdale, PA  19446

215-

855-8211

 

No

1

WNPV Radio website

Phil Hunt

www.wnpv1440.com

215-855-8211

 

No

1

Yahoo!  Hot Jobs

 

www.hiring.hotjobs.yahoo.com

   

No

0

Section 3:  Supplemental (Non-Vacancy Specific) Recruitment Activities Undertaken

 1.  WNPV Radio has an ongoing scholarship program and provides a scholarship to a graduating senior from a local educational institution in the North Penn School District.  The scholarship recipient anticipates continuing their education in the field of broadcasting. 

2.  WNPV Radio provides financial assistance to a graduating senior from a local educational institution in the Souderton Area High School District.  The recipient anticipates continuing their education in the field of broadcasting.

3.  WNPV Radio has an ongoing internship program.  Interns from April 1, 2013 – March 31, 2014 were from the following educational institutions: 

Temple University

Shippensburg University

Montgomery County Community College

North Penn High School

4.  WNPV Radio’s website, www.wnpv1440.com, includes a notice encouraging organizations that regularly distribute information about employment opportunities to notify WNPV if they would like to receive notification of vacancies.

5. WNPV Radio also conducts numerous tours of the radio station each year.  Those tours, (attended by students and local community members,) discuss a variety of topics including station operations and careers in radio.

6.  The WNPV Radio’s website, www.wnpv1440.com, also included broadcast career information and links to several organizations that provide information about careers in broadcasting.  They include:

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics www.bls.gov/oco/cg/cgs017.htm

The National Association of Broadcasters www.nab.org

The Pennsylvania Association of Broadcasters www.pab.org

The Federal Communication Commission www.fcc.gov

Premium Coverage with Mike Bruckner

Michael Bruckner, host of “Premium Coverage,” heard at 11 AM on the 3rd Saturday of each month here on 1440 AM, WNPV, has an extensive background in property/casualty insurance including being the owner/operator of Professional Adjustment Corporation in Springhouse, PA, a $6 million property/casualty agency.

A graduate of Montgomery County Community College and Temple University, Michael has been an insurance broker in PA; an insurance and risk management consultant; a public adjuster in PA, NJ, MD, NC, SC, and GA; and is certified as an expert in insurance and construction in municipal, state and federal courts.

Michael’s goal is to help WNPV’s listeners receive the insurance settlements they deserve and so he will bring on special guests to discuss the handling of residential and commercial insurance property claims. “Premium Coverage” is heard on the 3rd Saturday of each month at 11 AM.

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