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Now accepting scholarship applications!

MOST OF OUR SCHOLARSHIPS ACCEPT APPLICATIONS FROM JANUARY 15 UNTIL MARCH 15.

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Our 25th Anniversary

Over the course of the last 25 years, the generosity of our donors allowed us to award $53.8 million in grants and scholarships. And we’re just getting started.

25th Anniversary

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News & Impact Stories

Funding available for K9 units

READING, PA (February 7, 2019) – Berks County Community Foundation has grant opportunities for law enforcement agencies with K9 units in Berks, Chester, Lancaster, Lebanon, [...]

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The President’s Journal

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

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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

Nonprofit organizations can request use of the meeting space in our Community Conference Center at no charge. After you register and 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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