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


18th WONDER Improvement Association receives $15000 grant
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation

... Improvement Association has been awarded a $15,000 grant by the BB&T Economic Growth Fund of the Berks County Community...more

KU Small Development Center receives $25000 donation
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation

In conjunction with the BB&T/National Penn merger, $2.5 million was entrusted to the Berks County Community Foundation to establish a...more

Jump Start Incubator program graduates clients
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation

Berks County Community Foundation celebrated the graduation this week of several clients from the Community Foundation's Jump Start...more

BB&T fulfills $5M in grants it promised after National Penn Acquisition
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation, Lehigh Valley Community Foundation

At the time of BB&T's acquisition of National Penn, $5 million was donated to two local foundations, Berks County Community Foundation and...more

Berks County Community Fund Awards Grant to Filmmakers
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation, Knight Foundation

Berks County Community Fund Awards Grant to Filmmakers ... Using money received from the Community Fund's rural arts grant, they are finalizing ... Lange and Pochan are hoping some of the film music...more

Spotlight: Reading filmmakers receive grant for 'Dust Nuggets'
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation

... and Andrew Pochan are gearing up to shoot a full-length feature film, which is being funded by a grant from Berks County Community...more

Circo del Barrio-Odyssey!
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation, Knight Foundation

On behalf of Barrio AlegrĂ­a, and funded in part by the Berks County Community Foundation, we would like to invite you to our first CIRCO...more

Reading arts group to perform along Penn Street
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation

... in part by the Berks County Community Foundation, which earlier this year awarded the group $9,415 through its Penn Street Arts Grant...more

4th Annual ReadingFilmFEST grows in participation and support from community
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation, Knight Foundation

Supported by a grant from the Berks County Community Foundation, this event encourages young filmmakers to explore the world of filmmaking...more

Herbein + Co. founder, Berks philanthropist passes
Foundation: Berks County Community Foundation

Most recently he and his wife, Kathy, were honored by the Berks County Community Foundation with the 2018 Thun Award, which is given to...more

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