Berks County Community Foundation



Berks County Community Foundation helps people find the best way to make charitable gifts to support their community.


Established in 1994, the Community Foundation is a public benefit, tax exempt, 501(c)(3) corporation overseen by a volunteer Board of Directors who set the strategic goals of the organization. They facilitate the progress toward these goals by staying alert for opportunities to improve the quality of life in Berks County and assist in identifying ways the philanthropic sector can contribute.


Web Address

www.bccf.org

Social Media Links

Twitter - @BerksFoundation

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Recent News from Berks County Community Foundation


Reading Area Firefighters Museum to be restored with grant
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation

All of the money to renovate the museum came from the Berks County Community Foundation. In total, more than $23,000. "The museum was...more

Developers gather input for Reading skatepark
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation

The Reading Skatepark Association hosted an afternoon session at Berks County Community Foundation to discuss the park, which has been...more

Letter: City should support Main Street efforts
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation

... Berks Alliance, Berks County Community Foundation and members of City Council ("Steering committee to lead downtown revitalization,"...more

Education specialists consider school choice
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation

The Berks County Community Foundation held its latest iteration of its "Consider It" series, the fourth installment of the community dialogue. On...more

Week in review: Wyomissing school district gets a new superintendent
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation

Kevin Murphy, president of the Berks County Community Foundation, spoke about the challenges facing Pennsylvania's municipalities, such as...more

Genesius Theatre stages outdoor performance in Reading
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation

... third year the theater has taken its summer show outdoors, courtesy of a grant from the Berks Arts Fund of the Berks County Community...more

Editorial: Report a rallying cry for change
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation

The league's "Communities in Crisis" report, produced in association with the Berks County Community Foundation and other organizations, finds...more

Report: Pa. towns hurting, ill-equipped to meet residents' needs
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation

... live in our communities,” said Kevin Murphy, president of Berks County Community Foundation, one of 11 nonprofit groups that funded the...more

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