READING, PA (July 20, 2021) – Two established summer tennis programs and one pilot summer tennis program have received $10,400 in total funding from the Berks County Tennis Fund of Berks County Community Foundation.

The Berks County Tennis Fund of Berks County Community Foundation has awarded $269,860.20 in grants to area tennis programs since it was established in 2002.

This year’s grant recipients:

  • The Reading Recreation Commission received $7,500 for its COR (City of Reading) Tennis summer program.
  • The Conrad Weiser Tennis Association received $1,500 for its summer tennis program.
  • The Olivet Boys & Girls Club of Reading and Berks County received $1,400 for its pilot summer tennis program, which Olivet plans to expand in the fall.

 

Participants in the COR Tennis program at Hampden Park on Tuesday, July 20.

Participants in the COR Tennis program at Hampden Park on Tuesday, July 20 (photo courtesy of Reading Recreation Commission).

 

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Berks County Community Foundation is a nonprofit corporation that serves as a civic leader for our region by developing, managing and distributing charitable funds aimed at improving the quality of life in Berks County. More information is available at www.bccf.org.

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Contact: Jason Brudereck, Director of Communication, 610.685.2223, jasonb@bccf.org