Mask Up with BBBS of Berks!

You can Mask Up with BBBS of Berks! Masks are part of the “new normal”.  You can be ready to mask up and help Big Brothers Big Sisters of Berks County, PA! Featuring a BBBS logo, the masks are washable and protective, and come with one (1) removable filter.  Masks come in S/M and L/XL sizes with adjustable elastic bands around your ears and a nose bridge for a…

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Little of the Month – July 2020

He wants to be a professional Basketball player when he grows up. Meet Little Brother Connor, our Little of the Month for July 2020. Connor is a 16-year-old from Reading who enjoys playing sports, lifting weights and video games. He has been with the agency since 2019, and is still awaiting a One-To-One Match.  Are you who he has been waiting for? LB Connor would benefit greatly from having…

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BBBS of Berks Office Opening

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Berks County is beginning to phase-in office operations.  Beginning this week, the office will be open 8:30 am to 4:30 pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays.  While BBBS staff will continue to follow state guidance in working from home as much as possible during the GREEN phase, we will have two staff members in the office each of those three days. However, we will continue…

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Virtual BFKS…THANKS to all!

The 38th Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake – Virtual Style — is in the books! Our deepest appreciation to all virtual bowlers, donors, and friends of Big Brothers Big Sisters who participated in this year’s unique experience, which was brought on by the challenges of COVID-19.  As part of the event, we held our Grand Prize drawing (two virtual bowlers won a $250 Boscov gift card each) and our…

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Virtual BFKS thru June 30th

The 38th Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake (Virtual Style) — sponsored by Tompkins VIST Bank — runs through June 30th.  We have spotlighted our T-shirt Sponsors (Giorgi Foods, EnerSys, Performance Toyota, and UGI) and our Major Sponsors. The next level of our Corporate Sponsors is our Assisting Sponsors.   Thank you to all of our friends at Stevens & Lee/Griffin and White Star Tours for your support as DEFENDERS…

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Little of the Month – June 2020

Meet Little Brother Jadiel, our Little of the Month for June 2020.  LB Jadiel wants to be a doctor when he grows up.  He is a 9-year-old from Temple who enjoys outdoor activities, playing video games, and playing basketball.  LB Jadiel came to our agency in 2019 and is still awaiting a One-To-One match.  Are you who he has been waiting for? TOGETHER, WE ARE DEFENDERS OF POTENTIAL.  Are…

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38th Annual BFKS – You Pick How You Play

Besides our Prime Sponsor (Tompkins VIST Bank), many other companies step forward in support of the 38th Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake.  Our fourth and final T-Shirt Sponsor for BFKS 2020 is UGI!  UGi has served as a T-shirt Sponsor for several years now. BFKS looks so different this year, having to move it to virtual/alternative bowling — but the need remains as does the support from our friends….

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Virtual BFKS – June 2nd thru June 30th

It’s not about bowling…it’s about having FUN to HELP KIDS! That’s why the 38th Annual Bowl For Kids’ sake has gone virtual! In this difficult time, mentoring through Big Brothers Big Sisters of Berks County is even more important for our Littles. We need your help so that our Bigs can continue to DEFEND POTENTIAL in our youth. From June 2nd through June 30th, BBBS of Berks is holding…

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Change the World…with your SPARE CHANGE

Imagine the spare change from your next cup of coffee could help DEFEND POTENTIAL in Little Brothers and Little Sisters in Berks County! Pick any credit or debit card account and round up all of your purchases to the nearest dollar, and have your change donated to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Berks County, PA. It’s easy to register. Just go to: Spare Change for BBBS of Berks

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