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Berks Public Libraries Announce Winners of 18th Annual Awards

Berks County Public Libraries recently held its 18th annual awards celebration at the System Headquarters on Berks Road. The awards honored outstanding library services in addition to...

Genesius Pre-Oscar Fundraiser Brings Broadway Stars to Reading

Genesius Theatre held its third annual Pre-Oscars party Sunday night at the DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in Reading. The red carpet night featured a live auction, casino...

Berks Book Bonanza Returns to Berkshire Mall for 2020

Berks Book Bonanza will be returning to the Berkshire Mall for 2020. The annual used book sale will be held Thursday through Sunday, July 9-12, 2020 in...

Grant Program Brings Wider Reading Selection to Berks County Classrooms

Increasing the variety of reading material available to students was a popular goal among projects that sought funding this year from Berks County Community Foundation’s annual classroom...

Adaptive Bike Presented to Wernersville Man by IM Able Foundation

State Rep. Mark Rozzi joined the IM ABLE Foundation to present an adaptive bike to a community member today. Rozzi and Chris Kaag, founder of IM ABLE, presented...

Voters with Disabilities Test Accessibility of New Voting Machines

Representatives from Abilities in Motion visited the Pennsylvania Capitol Complex on Tuesday to test the accessibility of new voting machines for the Department of State. Participants provided...

Conrad Weiser Students Cook Chili for a Good Cause

Culinary students at Conrad Weiser High School are hard at work preparing 2 tons of chili for local nonprofit, Blankets of Hope. The annual fundraiser, Take the...

Youth Volunteer Corps of Reading Advocacy Project Expands

“Girls Supporting Girls. Period” is a service project launched in 2019 by a group of girls from Youth Volunteer Corps of Reading to highlight the issue of...

BCTV: IM ABLE Foundation New York Chapter makes first grant presentation

IM ABLE Foundation has existed in Wyomissing, PA since 2007 and has redefined what is possible for thousands of people in Berks County and the surrounding communities....

Community Foundation to Host Free Trauma Training for Nonprofits

BCCF - Many employees of nonprofit organizations confront tragedy and trauma every day. They may work with abused children or care for mistreated animals. Some deal with...
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