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

Community Foundation Background


  

Recent News from Berks County Community Foundation


Berks scholarship winners encouraged to pursue life journey with intention
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation

... each category of Reading Eagle's Berks' Best program, distributed by the Berks County Community Foundation. The award recipients, their...more

About Berks' Best scholarship program
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation

The last few years our sponsor has been Berks County Community Foundation, which deserves thanks for recognizing just how special this project...more

Meet the judges who evaluated the 2018 Berks' Best nominees
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation

Kevin K. Murphy is president of the Berks County Community Foundation. He joined it as its first employee in 1994. He supervises the business...more

Teen philanthropy group awards $15000 in grants to improve mental health among youth
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation, Knight Foundation

Members of the Youth Advisory Committee present their funding recommendations to the board of Berks County Community Foundation in the...more

Magpie Salute to perform at July 18 Downtown Alive concert
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation

About Berks County Community Foundation. Berks County Community Foundation is a nonprofit corporation that serves as a civic leader for...more

Give to charity in Philly area: Create a donor-advised fund at your community foundation
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation, Chester County Community Foundation, Philadelphia Foundation, Pittsburgh Foundation

Then they heard about what's called a donor-advised fund, set up through their local community foundation, the Foundation for Delaware...more

Evan Jones: Reading into the numbers
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation

The Berks County Community Foundation's Jump Start Incubator has helped several companies get off the ground in its more than five years of activity. Kutztown University's Small Business Development...more

Letter: Immigration summit an outstanding event
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation

... the performance of the Reading High School String Ensemble (directed by Brad Richards) and a contribution from Giorgio Foods all helped make the event a success for the 130 participants. More...more

Thun Award presented to Herbeins for their commitment to community and philanthropy
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation

READING, PA (April 30, 2018) – In honor of their unwavering commitment to improving the quality of life for others, Berks County natives Carl D. and Kathleen D. Herbein were presented with the 2018...more

Art Review: 'Wheels' at Studio B takes a look at humanity
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation

The exhibition and bike tour were made possible with a generous grant from the Berks County Community Foundation, accompanied with further benevolence from the Boyertown Museum of Historic Vehicles,...more

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Berks County, PA

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