acorn Philosophy

To identify community concerns and interests, and initiate creative approaches to assist them

To promote solutions that address the causes of community problems, with emphasis on supporting the underserved and disadvantaged

To encourage innovative projects that favor collaborative efforts among community groups or organizations, to address unmet needs

To respect individual concerns in seeking community solutions

To assist the Orphan’s Court of Bucks County in distributing the funds of no longer functioning charitable organizations

To provide a site for temporary pass-through funds when unexpected disasters create situations where public charitable donations are needed