BVHVAC_Community_InvolvementAt Brandywine Valley Heating & Air Conditioning, nothing brings us more satisfaction and joy than having the opportunity to make a difference in West Chester and communities around Chester County and the Main Line. Our longevity and growth over the last two plus decades can be directly attributed to our community-first approach to doing business.

Our leadership and staff live in the communities we serve and we continue to value every relationship we have created and grown through some amazing organizations and events throughout the Brandywine Valley area. From serving on boards and committees for local organizations and non-profits to supporting important local fundraisers and events, it continues to be our pleasure to offer our time, energy and financial support to those making a difference in the communities we love so much. We are always happy to see our customers at all of the events we support, so be sure to say hello!

Join Brandywine Valley at the following events in 2017!

 


April 2017

April 2 – Brandywine Red Clay presents Brandywine Hills Point-to-Point – Fun and exciting horse and pony steeplechase races, a parade of foxhounds, and many children’s activities. Gates open at 11:00 a.m., first race at 12:30, on the grounds of Brandywine Red Clay Alliance’s 318-acre Myrick Conservation Center.

April 7-9 – Chester County Historical Society hosts the 2017 Antiques Show – Held at the Phelps School in Malvern, the theme of this year’s event is Botany. The show attracts visitors and collectors every year to view its variety of items and furniture. We invite you to support the 35th annual show by becoming a sponsor of this one-of-a-kind Chester County tradition. Preview Party and General Admission Tickets are available.

April 21 – West Chester Friends School’s Annual Gala Friends Meeting Friends – WC Friends’ biggest fundraiser, gala and auction event is near! Proceeds will go towards purchasing iPads for the science department, increase scholarships, refurbish the gym, and many more projects to benefit the children’s education. For tickets, call 610-696-2820.

April 22 – American Helicopter Museum hosts their Annual Gala – The Museum’s Annual Gala raises much needed funds for its continued operation. The event features an open bar, hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, dinner, a silent and live auction, great music and more! This year’s Gala will occur Saturday, April 22, from 6 until 11 pm, with a fun theme of “The Roaring Twenties”. Cocktails begin at 6 pm, followed by dinner and dancing. Enjoy the festivities and gourmet catering by the Desmond Hotel.

April 28-30 – West Chester Film Festival – The mission of the West Chester Film Festival is to entertain, enlighten and educate the public through the presentation of global independent and innovative short film and interactive workshops by hosting an annual International Short Film Festival. Join us for a weekend every April for the annual West Chester Film Festival. Short films, up to 30 minutes in length, submitted by independent filmmakers from around the world will be displayed and screened. Submissions are juried by a panel of industry professionals and winners chosen according to content, innovation and technical execution.

April 29 – The ARC Achievement Walk Run & Fun Day – Grab your sneakers and run or walk for The ARC 5K and 10K runs! Your participation and pledges help support services for individuals with disabilities and their families. You can help us provide children and adults with disabilities the services they need to live as independently as possible.

April 30 – March of Dimes of West Chester presents March for Babies – We’re getting ready to walk in March for Babies! It promises to be a fun day out with people who share our passion for improving the health of babies. There’ll be family teams, company teams and people walking with friends – it’s a great feeling knowing we’re all helping real families. Join our event and walk with us to raise money for babies right here in our community!

April 30 – United Way of Chester County hosts Conquer the Runway Color Run – A 5k color run and walk on the Brandywine Airport Runway benefiting the United Way of Chester County Financial Stability Center. Run or walk three miles on the Brandywine Airport runway through stations of airborne, colored powder. The flat course is perfect for all athletic abilities and parents are encouraged to sign up the whole family for this one-of-a-kind family friendly experience.


May 2017

May 13 – Devereux Face-Off for Autism – Shinny USA and Devereux Pennsylvania partner to host the Face-Off For Autism, a one-day adult hockey tournament for the benefit of Devereux’s Community Adult Autism Partnership Program. Games are played in a Shinny-style format, with each team playing four 30-minute, running clock games. As with all Shinny USA events, the focus is less on the hockey, and more on the camaraderie in the hockey community, and using hockey to give something back.

May 20 – SS. Philip and James School Designer Bag BINGO – Calling all BINGO-lovers and designer bag appreciators! Mothers, grandmothers, parishioners, and friends are welcome to attend Designer Bag BINGO. Proceeds go towards the school’s operating costs that cannot be covered from tuition alone. Tickets are available in advance and at the door.

May 22 – Greater West Chester Chamber Quest for the Chamber Cup Golf Outing – The annual Quest for the Chamber Cup Golf Outing is an opportunity to play golf with area leaders and help support the Chamber’s Education Foundation Scholarship Program. The event provides you with an opportunity to interact with existing and prospective area business leaders outside of the office in a fun environment.


June 2017

June 3 – Downtown Foundation hosts Up on the Roof – Enjoy a beautiful evening under the stars with live music plus appetizers, dinner, and desserts from West Chester’s best restaurants. Complimentary bar will feature beer, wine, and the always popular Rooftop Martini! And because it’s located on the Borough’s biggest and newest garage, there is plenty of validated parking. Buy your tickets early before they sell out!

June 8 – East Bradford Township presents the Trailblazer Run – For the last 20 years, East Bradford Township has been a leader in open space preservation and trails development. Nowadays, the Township owns over 700 acres of land and maintains roughly 20 miles of trails. Four years ago, East Bradford Township began the Trail Blazer Run to build community support for trails and raise funding for trail construction projects.

June 12 – Habitat for Humanity Golf Outing – Last year’s outing raised more than $25,000, which paid for a basement foundation and all of the lumber needed to frame a home for a hard-working family in need of decent, affordable housing. Enjoy a round of golf and fun at the French Creek Golf Club to support a worthy cause.

June 17 – Home of the Sparrow presents Jazz on the Main Line – Join us for Jazz on the Main Line and enjoy live music, silent and live auctions, delicious food and a vibrant ambiance. Come and experience the feeling of a true gala night in Tuscany and bring your friends and family for this unique experience. The funds we raise with Jazz on the Main Line help women and children in our community who are struggling to keep their homes. All tickets include a three-course buffet dinner, open bar, live band, exciting live & silent auctions & on-site parking.

June 21 – Chester County Heroes Breakfast – Throughout the Chester County community, everyday people perform extraordinary lifesaving acts. The American Red Cross needs your help to identify and recognize our local heroes for their selflessness and courage. The Chester County Heroes Breakfast will honor the prior year’s local heroes for using their First Aid, CPR, AED training and/or other actions to save lives or make Chester County a better place to live and work.

June 25 – Challenge for Cancer Bike Tour – Join us for the 19th Annual Brandywine Valley Heating & Air Conditioning Challenge for Cancer! Includes rides for all ages and skill levels from the 5 & 10 mile family rides to 30, 50, & 65 mile routes for the more enthusiastic cyclist. After the rides, you can enjoy snacks, a BBQ, beer and live music. The ride benefits The Cancer Center of Chester County and the Neighborhood Hospice affiliated with The Chester County Hospital. All money raised by the BVHVAC Challenge for Cancer  remains in Chester County helping our friends and neighbors battling the horrible disease.


 

We are Proud to Support the Following Local Organizations

  • American Helicopter Museum
  • ARC of Chester County
  • Barclay Friends
  • Brandywine Red Clay Alliance
  • CCD MCL (Golf Outing)
  • Chester County Chamber of Business and Industry
  • Chester County Community Foundation
  • Chester County Economic Development Council
  • Chester County Historical Society
  • Chester County Hospital Foundation (Challenge for Cancer Bike Tour)
  • Chester County Technical College High School
  • Christopher’s Cure
  • CLAFAA
  • Delaware Valley Fire Muster and Show
  • Devereux CAAPP (Face Off for Autism)
  • Domestic Violence Center of Chester County
  • Downingtown Senior Center
  • East Bradford Township (Trailblazer Run)
  • Exton Little League
  • Exton Region Chamber of Commerce
  • FAME Fire Company
  • Family Lives On
  • Friends Association For the Care & Protection of Children
  • Good Works, Inc.
  • Goshen County Fair, Inc.
  • Goshen Fire Company
  • Habitat for Humanity of Chester County
  • Henderson High School
  • Kennett Symphony of Chester County
  • King of Prussia Volunteer Fire Company
  • Lions Club – West Chester
  • March of Dimes
  • National MS Society
  • Oscar Lasko YMCA Youth Program
  • Outward Bound
  • Safe Harbor of Chester County, Inc.
  • St. Agnes
  • St. Maximilian Kolbe Church
  • St. Peter Parish
  • St. Phillip & James
  • St. Simon & Jude
  • Upper Main Line Rotary Club
  • Uptown! Entertainment Alliance
  • Unionville Area Community Recreation Association
  • Greater West Chester Chamber of Commerce
  • WC Public Library
  • West Chester Downtown Foundation
  • West Chester East High School
  • West Chester Film Festival
  • West Chester Senior Center
  • West Side Little League