United Way of Berks County

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United Way of Berks County
501 Washington Street
P.O. Box 702
Reading, PA 19603

610-685-4550
610-685-4569 FAX
postmaster@uwberks.org

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The official registration and financial information of United Way of Berks County may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll free, from within Pennsylvania, 800-732-0999.  Registration
does not imply endorsement.

March 01, 2012
Download the latest edition of United Way's comprehensive child care directory...
While You Are Working
July 20, 2012
United Way of Berks County has released its 2011 Annual Report...
2011 UW Annual Report
November 15, 2012
In a remarkable showing of generosity, Berks Countians raised $9,201,257...
United Way Reaches $9.2 Million Goal
November 29, 2012
A new community initiative centered on improving third grade reading proficiency has launched...
Ready. Set. READ!
January 09, 2013
Cheered on by a crowd of friends and family, Jeff Kulikowski raced through the aisles of Shurfine Markets...
2013 Shurfine Shopping Spree
January 31, 2013
The results of a community-wide health needs assessment were released today...
Community Health Needs Assessment
March 08, 2013
With thousands of local individuals receiving emergency food assistance in any given week...
Hunger in America Survey Volunteers Needed
April 10, 2013
United Way supporters filled the ballroom of the Reading Crowne Plaza Hotel to celebrate United Way's accomplishments and to honor...
2014 United Way Annual Dinner
April 18, 2013
More than 500 United Way supporters filled the ballroom of the Reading Crowne Plaza Hotel to celebrate United Way's accomplishments and to honor...
2013 United Way Annual Dinner
April 24, 2013
Eleven individuals employed by varied local companies recently graduated from Blueprint For Leadership...
Blueprint for Leadership
August 07, 2013
United Way of Berks County has released its 2012 Annual Report...
2012 UW Annual Report
November 21, 2013
In a remarkable showing of generosity, Berks Countians raised $9,304,123...
United Way Reaches $9.3 Million Goal
January 13, 2014
Pennsylvania 2-1-1 East is pleased to announce that it has added an additional source for those looking to access community resources.
PA2-1-1 Adds Online Search for Community Resources
July 10, 2014
United Way of Berks County is seeking an individual to manage activities and programs that engage and support parents, childcare providers and...
United Way Seeks Early Childhood Program Manager
July 22, 2014
United Way of Berks County has announced two types of one-time grant opportunities available to local nonprofits providing health and human service programs and/or projects within Berks County.
United Way Announces Grant Opportunities

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United Way's Mission

United Way of Berks County improves lives by inspiring collaboration, volunteerism and financial support to build a stronger community.

United Way's Vision

The United Way of Berks County will enhance the quality of life in our community by mobilizing the desire and capacity of people to care for one another.

United Way's Core Values

United Way of Berks County's role as a leader in the health and human services sector requires all persons involved with United Way of Berks County to assume responsibility of maintaining the public's trust.  To fulfill this obligation to the community and to ourselves, our Core Values provide the foundation on which we base our actions and decisions.  They are:

 

Integrity

Inclusiveness

Teamwork and Communication

Volunteerism

Impact

Community Leadership

 

Our Core Values are listed in detail in our Code of Ethics and Whistleblower Policy.  To learn more about our Core Values, click here.