Berks County

Markers added to Union Canal Trail to Improve Safety for Visitors

As Berks residents return to the County’s many parks and trails this spring, they’ll find a new system of markers along the popular Union...

Berks Elementary Schools Receive United Way Education Response Grants

Elementary schools across Berks County are receiving extra support from United Way COVID-19 Education Response Grants. Twenty-six schools representing 12 local school districts have...

United Way Berks Kicks off Fall Fundraising Campaign with ‘Day of Caring’

Over 130 volunteers, working on 20 local projects, participated in United Way of Berks County's ‘Day of Caring’ event. Working all day Thursday, activities...

Girls on the Run Berks Gearing up for Fall Season

Through more than 38 sites across Berks County, Girls on the Run Berks has served more than 700 girls since being locally established in...

Berks Libraries Offer Grab-and-Go Kits During Summer Quest Program

While many libraries in Berks County haven’t yet opened their doors to in-person service, librarians are reaching out to their younger patrons this summer...