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2018 Scholarship Luncheon

RSVP for the June 4 event by clicking here or on the yellow button or the picture below.

This event is for scholarship recipients, scholarship donors or representatives, school district officials, and other members of the community who were specifically invited to celebrate with us.

Berks’ Best, a program of Reading Eagle Company to celebrate outstanding seniors in specific categories, is also part of our event.

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The Brush Up on Oral Health! campaign is a community-driven alliance convened by Berks County Community Foundation to turn the tide on our region’s oral health challenges. Click the picture above or here to learn more.

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Funding available for oral health programs

We are accepting applications from organizations that will plan, develop, and/or implement collaborative efforts to increase oral health literacy and access to services and to identify and/or advocate for necessary systemic changes to increase oral health in Berks County. Applications will also be considered for programs that will address the oral health disparities for children under age 12, and in particular for those under age 5.

APPLY HERE

Tax credit scholarships

The Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program provides scholarships to residents of Berks County who pay tuition to attend kindergarten through 12th grade in public or private schools located in Pennsylvania.

The Opportunity Scholarship Tax Credit Program provides scholarships to residents of Berks County who reside within the attendance boundary of a state-defined low-achieving school and plan to attend a school that is participating in the program.

Click here to apply 5/15/18 – 5/31/18

The President’s Journal

Kevin Murphy, president of Berks County Community Foundation since 1994, invites you to read his journal.

Open the journal

Grants

The Community Foundation manages more than 300 charitable funds. The funds were created by local individuals, families and businesses to support causes and organizations they cared about. To see funds that are currently accepting applications, click on the “Apply for Grants + Funds” button. You can also search the complete list of funds.

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Scholarships

The Community Foundation administers scholarship and award funds, primarily for Berks County students. To see scholarships that are currently accepting applications, click on the “Apply for Scholarships” button. Be sure to follow all instructions and submit your application by the deadline. You can also search the complete list of scholarships.

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Community Conference Center

Registered nonprofit organizations can request use of the meeting space at the Community Conference center at no charge. After you have been recognized as a nonprofit organization by Berks County Community Foundation, you will be authorized to book meeting spaces.

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Preferred catering and AV set-up choices are available. Please assess your needs before reserving a room. Space is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Berks County Community Foundation was founded in 1994 to help individuals, families, organizations and businesses achieve their charitable objectives and improve the quality of life for the residents of Berks County. Since that time, the Community Foundation has grown to manage hundreds of charitable funds. Each year, those funds distribute scholarships and grants to support local students and assist a variety of nonprofit organizations and causes.

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