What once seemed like an impossible dream is quickly becoming reality for the Animal Rescue League of Berks County. It has been only a few months since the ARL Board of Directors voted unanimously for the organization to become a no-kill shelter, and already incredible strides are being made.
Reading Magazine – Berks Charities
Cocktails and Classics is one of Reading Public Library’s premier fundraising events. While attending I had a chance to chat with Colin Waszkiewicz, Owner of the W Financial Group. Besides running his business, Waszkiewicz is a dedicated volunteer at the Reading Public Library.
Jane Simmon Miller dreamed of a theatre group where young people could participate, learn and grow in every aspect of show production, and in 1971, she founded Genesius Theatre.
OppShop is an unique thrift shop in Reading, PA that donates 100% of its profits to Berks County’s homeless! How? It’s completely funded and operated by Opportunity House through their Reuse & Recycle Program.
The Summer Zone unofficially started in 2015. Two teachers from Governor Mifflin Intermediate School, Damien Drago and Nick Blatt, offered fun summer learning opportunities over several weeks that summer. They had about a dozen students who came to learn math skills through games and other activities. After the success of their individual program, they partnered […]
Do you have a personal connection to cancer? Do you want to be a part of ending this dreadful disease? Are you interested in giving back to your community? The American Cancer Society provides a multitude of services to local cancer patients, caregivers and families touched by cancer in Berks County.