How Does United Way of Berks County Make a Difference?

At United Way, we bring together the right mix of people and organizations to identify community needs and support programming to address those needs. Each year, over 190,000 people in Berks County are helped through the work of United Way and our partners. Learn more about our work.

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Latest News

Meet the Loaned Campaign Specialists! The 2023 Loaned Campaign Specialists – or LCSs – are loaned to us by their companies for the duration of our annual Campaign. This incredible group is ready to share our message!

Meet the LCS Team


LIVE UNITED Grant applications are now open year-round. One-time grants of up to $5,000 for “great ideas” and creative projects are available.
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When you need help, you don’t have to search for it on your own. Dial 211 and, with just a few questions, the 211 information and referral specialists will connect you with the help you need. From housing and utilities to health care and even volunteer opportunities, 211 can help. Available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year.

Get Connected. Get Help

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