Customers Bank joined in as a Littles Team Sponsor

Our appreciation to Customers Bank, who recently joined in as a Littles Team Sponsor. Your company can also sponsor a team of Littles/Bigs to bowl at our 35th Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake event. it’s only $300 for a full sponsorship and $150 as a co-sponsor. It’s a great way to help even if you can’t join us for bowling…you can let a team of Little Brothers/Sisters and Bigs…

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The first Bowl For Kids’ Sake held in Berks County

In 1982, 35 years ago…Time Magazine named the Man of the Year as the COMPUTER; the first ever CD player was sold in Japan; the Emoticons were invented by a computer scientist at Carnegie Melon; Sea Biscuit won the Triple Crown; Cats premiered on Broadway; and…the first ever Bowl For Kids’ Sake was held in Berks County! This year — as we celebrate our 35th Annual — we have…

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Interview with Executive Director Jim Smith

Would you join a mentoring program to impact a child for life? Executive Director Jim Smith recently appeared on the People Chronicles with Karen Marsdale, President of the Greater Reading Chamber of Commerce & Industry. See his interview on the Chamber website or go to: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vOcqaOKT5mM

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COUL – Architectural Design

COUL this week was building bridges…literally! No, you won’t be driving your cars — but who knows? Maybe someday you will be driving over a bridge made by one of these inventive Littles.

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Y-102 Random Acts of Kindness Winner

Casework Manager Kalyn Frobese last week nominated our Youth Activities Coordinator Brianna Reading for the Y-102 Random Acts of Kindness promotion. Brianna was selected as a winner, and was honored by Y-102 this past Friday. Congratulations, Brianna! This is what Kalyn had to say about her co-worker: Brianna is one of our most dedicated and hard-working members here at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Berks County. She is a…

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M&T Bank joins as a Major Sponsor for the 35th Annual BFKS

Thank you, M & T Bank, for partnering with Big Brothers Big Sisters as part of the 35th Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake. M & T Bank is serving as a Major Sponsor for the event which raises money for our four (4) mentoring programs serving Berks County youth facing adversity. Your company can help, too! Call Jim Smith at 610-373-5544 to learn more about being a T-Shirt Sponsor…

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Newest Corporate Sponsors: EnerSys and Sheetz!

We’ve got a long way to go, but the Berks County community continues to come out in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Berks County, PA! This year’s 35th Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake is seeking to raise $73,000 to help fund our four (4) proven-effective mentoring programs. Thank you to our newest Corporate Sponsors — both Major Sponsors: EnerSys and Sheetz!

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Thanks to East Penn Manufacturing for its continued support

Thanks to all of our friends at East Penn Manufacturing! East Penn/Deka is continuing its support of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Berks County, PA — signing on as a Major Sponsor for the 35th Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake. For more information on how YOUR company can partner with BBBS of Berks as a Corporate Sponsor for Bowl For Kids’ Sake, call Jim Smith at 610-373-5544.

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