Belco in the Community

At Belco, our dedication to meeting our members' needs is matched only by our dedication to giving back to the communities we serve. Through various sponsorships and participation in numerous fundraising events throughout the year - including Hanover Dutch Days and the Belco Children's Village at Harrisburg's Kipona Festival - Belco is proud to be a part of what matters to our members.

Upcoming 2014 Sponsorships & Events  

October

  • Light the Night Walk for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society - Saturday, October 11 in Harrisburg
  • International Credit Union Day - Thursday, October 16 at all Belco branches
  • Light the Night Walk for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society - Saturday, October 18 in Lancaster
  • Bark in the Park 5K Run/1 Mile Dog Walk - Sunday, October 26 on City Island in Harrisburg

September

  • Woofstock - Sunday, September 28 along Riverfront Park in downtown Harrisburg
  • Tailwagger's Trot - Sunday, September 21 at Buchanan Park in Lancaster
  • United Way Day of Caring - Friday, September 5

July

  • Dutch Festival - Saturday, July 26 in downtown Hanover

June

  • Jubilee Day - Thursday, June 19 in downtown Mechanicsburg

May

  • Belco/Enterprise Car Sale Special Event - Fri-Sat, May 16-17 @ Enterprise Car Sales, 6515 Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg. Come out for special offers on a great selection of quality pre-owned vehicles from Enterprise. Great financing offers for Belco members. Hours:  Friday, 10-7; Saturday, 9-4
  • SACA Fiesta - Thursday, May 15 in downtown Lancaster
  • 17th Annual 5K Run/Walk for the Animals - Saturday, May 3 @ Wildwood Nature Reserve, Harrisburg. Event benefits the Humane Society of Harrisburg Area.
  • Spring Craft Festival - Saturday, May 3 in downtown Lebanon

April

  • Lancaster Area Autism Walk - Saturday, April 26
  • Annual Meeting - Saturday, April 12 @ the Raddison Penn Harris & Convention Center in Camp Hill.
  • Logan's Run/Walk for Autism - Saturday, April 12 on City Island, Harrisburg
  • Big Brothers/Big Sisters Bowl for Kids' Sake - Sunday, April 6 in Harrisburg

March

  • Member Thank You Day/75th Anniversary Celebration - March 7 @ all Belco branches. Enjoy free refreshments from 11-2, free giveaways, plus enter to win a $75 Visa Gift Card (one winner/branch; no purchase necessary).

February

  • Battle of the Banks - February 23 @ Hempfield H.S. Event benefits the S. June Smith Center in Lancaster, providing the supports necessary to enable people with intellectual disabilities to live as independently and fully as they desire within the community.

January

  • Chili Cook-Off at the Ops. Center - Jan. 31- Come vote for your favorite chili. All donations will go to the S. June Smith Center in Lancaster
  • VITA - Free Tax Preparation (managed by United Way) - Jan. 28 - April 8. Tuesday nights only. Call 800-642-4482 to see if you qualify and make an appointment.
  • Belco at the Gbg Bridal Show @ Inn at Herr Ridge - Jan. 19 - 1pm-3pm -  http://web.gettysburg-chamber.org/events/eventdetail.aspx?EventID=2232
  • Baby New Year Gift Baskets - Jan. 1 - Harrisburg Hospital, Hanover Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, Holy Spirit Hospital. The first baby born in the New Year at these hospitals received a gift basket from Belco. 

2013 Sponsorships & Events 

December

  • Belco at the Hbg Heat Game - Saturday, Dec. 28th
  • Girls on the Run at the Annual Jingle Bell Run - Dec. 14
  • Salvation Army Coats for Kids Telethon - WGAL-8 - Friday, December 13 - Belco will be answering the phones from 11am-Noon.
  • Belco at the Colonial Park Mall - Pet pictures with Santa - Dec. 7 - 1pm-4pm
  • Teddy Bears for Hershey Bear Teddy Bear Toss - Dec. 1 - Belco is given bears to give to local charities

November

  • Mascot Mania at the Hershey Bears - Saturday, November 9th
  • Toys for Tots DROP OFF - Drop off new toys in the Toys for Tots boxes at all the Belco branches during November. 
  • Harrisburg Holiday Parade - Saturday, November 23 @ 10am - Belco will be once again carrying a balloon in the parade and passing out Whiz Rings!
  • Lebanon Holiday Parade - Saturday, November 23 @ 10am - Belco will be participating in the Lebanon parade, passing out whiz rings along the parade route.
  • 2013 Holiday Craft & Fine Art Show - Saturday, November 30th from 9am-4pm - Carlisle Expo Center

October

  • Light the Night Walk for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (Lancaster) - Saturday, October 5, 3:30pm - Donated $1,760.
  • International Credit Union Day - October 17
  • Streets of Treats, Mechanicsburg - October 19
  • Lancaster Safari Skating Party - October 19
  • Employee Volunteer Night at Central PA Food Bank - Monday, October 21
  • Enola Safari Skating Party - October 26
  • Hanover Safari Skating Party - October 27

 

 

 

 

Belco's Tricia Heisey was recognized with a

Silver Leadership Award by Junior Achievement

of Central PA for her continued commitment to

volunteerism and for her leadership role within

the organization.