WVIA recognizes FNCB Bank for its donation through the EITC Program | WVIA

WVIA recognizes FNCB Bank for its donation through the EITC Program

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PITTSTON, Pa. – WVIA Public Media is pleased to announce that FNCB Bank has donated $3,000 through the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program to support WVIA’s Educational Services.


WVIA provides educational television programming to its member schools, by delivering a vast inventory of high quality curriculum-based programming. WVIA is addressing standards and learning objectives directly to our member schools through professional development, academic centered competition, and other educational resources. WVIA is uniquely positioned to provide multimedia services, and has been a leader in the use of new technology as it has evolved from film, through videotape, two-way distance learning over ISDN, to web-streaming and podcasting.


WVIA Public Media (listed as Northeast Pennsylvania Educational Television Association-WVIA) is a scholarship organization under the state Department of Community and Economic Development’s Education Improvement Tax Credit program. The program gives companies an opportunity to support quality agencies working to educate children.


About FNCB Bank, Simply a better bank™

FNCB Bank, locally-based for over 100 years, continues as Northeastern Pennsylvania's premier community bank — offering a full suite of personal, small business, mortgage and commercial banking solutions with industry-leading mobile, online and in-branch products and services. FNCB remains dedicated to the communities they serve with an on-going mission to be: Simply a better bank™. For more information on the BauerFinancial 5-Star rated FNCB, visit www.fncb.com.


WVIA Public Media Mission

WVIA Public Media is a catalyst, convener and educator, using media, partnerships, powerful ideas and programs to improve lives and advance the best attributes of an enlightened society. Learn more, wvia.org.


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