Discover Ways to Give

There are many ways to give to a fund at the Community Foundation.

Whether you support a cause you care about through an existing fund, or consider starting one of your own, giving has never been more flexible or convenient.

Choose the method that’s right for you.

Donations can be made in a variety of ways to any charitable fund we manage.



Make checks payable to Berks County Community Foundation and include the specific purpose or designation of your donation in the memo line. Mail to Berks County Community Foundation, 237 Court Street, Reading, PA 19601

Credit Card

Give to your favorite charitable fund by credit card through our online donation portal.


To give shares of stock to support your favorite fund, contact us at 610.685.2223 or for specific instructions.


Donating cryptocurrency is an easy way to make a difference in your community.

Start a fund

Create a charitable fund to support a cause or organization you care about. Get started with our fun, easy, and confidential quiz.

Planning Your Giving

Thinking about beginning your giving journey? Many people give throughout their lifetimes to support the causes they care about most.

  • Give Now

    Have you been asked to donate to an existing fund at the foundation or are you interested in learning about the options? Explore our online donation page to find the fund that’s right for you.

  • Give Later

    Talk with your professional advisor to determine the most advantageous time to invest in your community. Your age and tax situation can make one time better than another.

  • Create a Legacy

    Would you like to be remembered after you are gone? Our Create a Fund Quiz can help you think through all of the ins and outs of creating a charitable fund of your own.

Let’s help you help others.

What are your plans? What do you need to get started? We’d love to have a one-on-one conversation with you anytime you want to talk.

Discuss Your Plans

Frequently Asked Questions

Meet Our Giving Team

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