Become a Contributor

Get paid for creating community news.

Flexibility

Work at your own pace, from home or on the go. Plus, you get to choose what topics to cover in the community.

Training & Resources

No journalism or sales experience is necessary to start. We provide all the tools you'll need to be successful.

Make a Difference

Take pride in helping people stay informed about what's going on in their own community.

INVESTING IN OUR COMMUNITY

We invest in people

Berks Weekly is one of Pennsylvania's top local news outlets. Our mission is simple. Create exceptional content that informs, entertains, and inspires.

WORK FROM HOME OR ON THE GO

Do what you love

Contributors who are accepted into the program receive a revenue share on advertising sales, plus a base minimum for content produced.

THE TOOLS YOU NEED TO SUCCEED

Training & Resources

We want you to be successful in creating awesome community content. All Contributors are provided initial journalism training, plus on-going support.

YOU CHOOSE WHAT YOU WRITE ABOUT

Assignment Desk

Contributors can write about anything related to their category of choice. Or, for those looking for a little inspiration, our editors have plenty of assignments to choose from.

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