Bucks County Economic Development Corporation (BCEDC) is a non-profit, non-political economic development organization established in 1958 to support economic growth in Bucks County. BCEDC is a Commonwealth of Pennsylvania certified economic development agency. BCEDC offers low cost financing options for land/building, machinery and equipment. These and other incentive programs offered through BCEDC create a strong and vital economy for Bucks County and in return create and retain jobs for Bucks County residents.

BCEDC advocates existing industry retention and expansion and develops innovative programs that will lead to future economic growth. We coordinate economic development projects with County agencies and other organizations and encourage business growth in Bucks County through a variety of Federal, State and Local financing programs.

Browse this website to learn more about Bucks County and how BCEDC can help your company grow. 

What is Leadership Upper Bucks?

Leadership Upper Bucks was designed by the Young Professionals Networking Group in the Upper Bucks Chamber of Commerce. The goal is to inspire emerging leaders and develop their potential for community leadership by acquainting them with the issues, opportunities, strengths and challenges within the Quakertown area. Since our inaugural class of 2011, a total of 26 persons have participated in the program thanks to the support of the YP’s and sponsorship from local businesses and organizations.

How to Apply?

Provide the following items:

• Completed application form, signed by both applicant and employer/sponsor. 

• Letter of recommendation from employer/sponsor.  If self-employed, letter of recommendation from local colleague or community leader.

All documents must be submitted to the Upper Bucks Chamber of Commerce office, 21 N. Main Street, Quakertown, PA 18951 by Friday, August 21, 2015.