CB Cares Educational Foundation is proud to host and support a number of initiatives throughout the Central Bucks School District. These programs and initiatives include our signature programs, including Innovative Learning Grants, the Boomerang Youth Recognition Award, and the Backpack Newsflash, as well as collaborative community efforts, including the Parent Positive speaker series and the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service. For a complete listing of our programs, please see below.
Backpack Newsflash Newsletter
Each month, CB Cares EF publishes the Backpack Newsflash, serving as an update on programs and celebrated students and distributed to CBSD students, staff, and families.
Boomerang Youth Recognition Award
Established in 2004, the Boomerang Youth Recognition Award recognizes students who exemplify a selected Developmental Asset each month during the academic year.
From the Parent Positive Speaker Series to an array of resources, CB Cares Educational Foundation is proud to support parents in our region.
Innovative Learning Grants
Innovative Learning Grants support the visionary ideas of CBSD educators that wouldn’t be possible within the district’s regular budget.
Martin Luther King Day of Service
CB Cares Educational Foundation coordinates one of the largest Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service events in the region.
Positive Coaching Award
The Positive Coaching Award shines a light on a deserving coach who serves as a positive role model, understands the importance of a child’s well-being, and is a positive influence in the lives of young people.
CB Cares Volunteer Teens is a student led volunteer council providing opportunities to middle school students to interact with community leaders, businesses, and other nonprofits.
Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drug Educational Programming
From PSA contests to art programs, CB Cares Educational Foundation finds a range of ways to address the use of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs. Long-term programs have included the prescription drug take-back boxes and Prom Partners.
Safe Teen Driving Initiative
The goal of CB Cares Educational Foundation’s Safe Teen Driving Initiative is to provide our parents and teens with the resources to become safer teen drivers.