Burlington County College Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) is seeking retired teachers to help tutor students from the developmental classes at BCC. The need is particularly critical in Math, but English and Reading tutors are equally needed. Volunteers have flexibility regarding their schedule and choice of campus (Mt. Laurel or Pemberton).
If you are interested in volunteering, or learning how you can positively impact the professional future of Burlington County students, please contact:
Karen Bennett at (609) 894-9311 x 1498, or
To join RSVP (it is free!), you can apply on-line at: http://staff.bcc.edu/rsvp/application.asp
HELP SUPPORT OUR SCHOLARSHIP
In order to support this scholarship BCREA has become a member of the Affinity Program at TD Bank. This program will enable TD Bank to make annual contributions to the BCREA Affinity account based on the average balance of our members' accounts. Accounts eligible for the Affinity Program are checking, savings, money markets, certificates of deposit and IRA's. This is an easy way for you to contribute to the scholarship fund without doing anything except enrolling in the program. You may contribute to only one Affinity account and you can become a contributor by stopping at any branch of TD Bank and talk to a Customer Service Representative or calling Meg at the Rancocas Branch of TD Bank at 609-518-0126. Be sure to use the following account code to get faster service.
The BCREA Affinity account code is A3159.
Thank you in advance for your help to this worthwhile cause.
You can make personal donations to the BCREA Robert Oberholser Scholarship Fund. Make your payable to
BCREA-PF and send your donation to BCREA treasurer:
Announcing a “Pilot “Reimbursement Program
Are you considering attending NJEA/NJREA/BCEA functions throughout 2016-2017?
Did you know that all of these events require a fee?
How would you like to receive partial reimbursement for doing so?
BCREA is creating a Pilot Program to encourage you to attend and share what you learn with others. BCREA is willing to reimburse five members one half the cost for attendance at the following events:
1. NJREA Fall Meeting/Luncheon
2. NJREA Convention Luncheon
3. NJREA Convention Breakfast
4. NJEA Legislative Conference
5. BCEA Legislative Dinner
6. NJREA Spring Meeting/Luncheon
If you are planning to attend any of the events, consider applying. Here’s how:
• Send an email one week before the reservation
deadline for the event to the Vice President: firstname.lastname@example.org.
• The email should include: (A) name; (B) contact
information; (C) event you plan to attend
• The Vice President will notify the applicant, via email,
before the reservation deadline for the event, as to his/her eligibility for reimbursement.
• Applicants should make payments for events in the
• Eligible members will sign in on a BCREA form at the
event and later, in a timely manner, be reimbursed by check by the BCREA Treasurer.
BCREA welcomes and encourages your participation.