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Whether you’ve lived in Venango County for years, just relocated, or are looking for a new place to call home, Be Here can help you live, work, and play in the Venango Area.

In a survey of more than 200 people who live or have lived in Venango County, affordability, safety, a place to raise a family, outdoor recreation, and scenic beauty were the top reasons they enjoy living here.

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Live Here

Sense of community, outdoor recreation, low cost of living—just a few benefits of living here.

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Work Here

You may hear “there are no jobs here,” and that’s absolutely untrue! Let us help you find a job and build your career.

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Play Here

No matter your interests, age, family size, or budget, you’ll be able to find something to do in your free time.

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Be Here

Being here not only involves living, working, and playing, but truly becoming a part of the community. There are countless ways to get involved and be connected here.

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News & Events

Peter Greene Column: A Search for Fulfillment Can Lead Us Back Home

This is a column by Peter Green from The Derrick & The News-Herald. Find the original article here. I try not to focus on myself in this column, but Tuesday’s article by Rosemary Fielding about the “Be Here” visit to Rocky Grove High School inspired me to speak up. … READ MORE

Be Here Quarterly Session Three – Collaboration

When it comes to advertising, events, transportation, and communication–how can we work together throughout the county to collaborate? “Collaborating Across Communities” was the topic discussed at our third Be Here Quarterly on September 25. The group was made up of about 15 individuals from across the … READ MORE