Our goal is to keep it that way by supporting projects and programs that recognize the value of our farmland and open space, promote energy efficiency, and reduce our impact on the planet.
What’s New in Environment and Energy
READING (December 7, 2023) — Berks County Community Foundation recently approved $62,369 in grants to nine Boyertown area organizations through its Boyertown Area Charitable Program. These grants are distributed from the Boyertown Area Community Fund, which supports a variety of programs and organizations within the…
On November 8, Berks County Community Foundation held its Annual Meeting at the DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in Reading. More than 100 civic leaders attended the event, which included brief presentations by the Community Foundation’s program officers and an overview of the year by Kevin…
Earlier this year, more than 45 Berks County leaders met with the Community Foundation to talk about community resiliency and environmental health. The leaders hailed from government agencies, nonprofit organizations, and local businesses whose work focuses on critical issues such as stormwater management, land conservation…
With the help of community partners and committed volunteers, we take what we learn and put it to work through specific programs.
A Brighter Energy Future
We work in partnership with the Penelec Sustainable Energy Fund to improve energy efficiency and support green energy project and education across a broad swath of Pennsylvania.Learn More