Bill Corcoran Jr. has been named by Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Bridge as the corporate chairman of its Bowl For Kids’ Sake 2019 event in Wilkes-Barre. This annual event serves as the largest annual fundraiser for the Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Bridge program and will take place April 13 at Chacko’s Family Bowling Center in Wilkes-Barre.

Corcoran, 29, is a lifelong resident of Northeastern Pennsylvania. He is a graduate of Penn State University, where he obtained his degree in public relations. He is an account executive at Corcoran Printing Inc., a fourth-generation family business headquartered in Wilkes-Barre. Since 1940, Corcoran Printing has provided printing and packaging solutions to clients, both locally and nationally.

In addition to his role as corporate chairman of Bowl For Kids’ Sake 2019, Corcoran is the president of local networking group, Wilkes-Barre POWER!, and is a member of the Penn State Alumni Association and the Wilkes University Family Business Alliance.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Bridge is a program of Catholic Social Services and works in partnership with the United Way of The Wyoming Valley. For information about Bowl For Kids’ Sake 2019, including sponsorship opportunities or forming teams, call 570-824-8756 or visit