Emergency Grant Program

Grants to Berks County, Pennsylvania
Public Libraries in Danger of Closing

GrantWatch ID#: 173928
Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Berks County Community Foundation - Friends of Berks County Public Libraries Fund


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Grants to Berks County, Pennsylvania public libraries for emergency funding to cover unforeseen expenses that are beyond the applicant’s control. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis through the March 31, 2017 deadline from qualifying libraries that lack other sources of funding and are in imminent danger of closing. Award sizes vary.

Public libraries are eligible for grants if they achieved state-aided status or qualified for affiliate membership in the Berks County Public Libraries federated system.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis, except that applications are not accepted during the month of April. The last day to submit an application is March 31, 2017, until the program is renewed.

Decisions on emergency grants are generally made within 30 days of application.

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Leta Doganes, Scholarship and Grant Administrator

Berks County Community Foundation
237 Court Street
Reading, PA 19601

P: 610-685-2223
F: 610-685-2240

Berks County

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USA: Pennsylvania

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