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Reading, May 26, 2023 – The Power of the Purse in Berks County Fund of Berks County Community Foundation recently awarded $56,000 in grants to seven organizations. The Power of the Purse Fund supports organizations and projects that focus on women’s education, economic empowerment, safety,…
More than $995,000 has been donated or pledged to the West Reading Disaster Recovery Fund since it was established on Saturday, March 25. Donations and pledges have been made by thousands of individuals, families, and businesses across Berks County and the country. To assist with…
Intergenerational dialogue is a great way for individuals to learn and understand each other. Besides, with our families, there aren’t many opportunities for young and older adults to talk to each other about life. Twin Valley Community Education wanted to create a space where children…
With the help of community partners and committed volunteers, we take what we learn and put it to work through specific programs.
Several funds support unmet expenses for families.
The Arthur O. and Clara M. Schlegel Fund is one of multiple funds that help local families with children who have a catastrophic illness or disability.Learn More
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