Reading Eagle Child of the Month

Meet our Reading Eagle Child of the Month…LB Xaiver. LB Xaiver says he can’t wait for the nice weather to return because he enjoys being outside…loves playing soccer, football, volleyball, and baseball. If it’s a rainy day, he also likes playing video games, board games, and creating inventions. LB Xaiver is just one of our many Little Brothers and Little Sisters who would benefit from someone spending some one-on-one…

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The 35th Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake is fast approaching!

  HAVE FUN to HELP KIDS! That’s what Bowl For Kids’ Sake is all about. Come out Berks County to help children facing adversity. Fun, food, and bowling…all to help fund our mentoring programs for Berks County youth! Call 610-373-5544 to find out how YOU can form your team of 4-5 bowlers to help Big Brothers Big Sisters. The 35th Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake is fast approaching! Call…

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Enjoy a great meal while helping Big Brothers Big Sisters

Don’t forget…when hunger strikes this evening and your body is telling you it’s time for dinner, there’s no need to cook! Just take this coupon in hand, drive out to PJ Whelihan’s, and enjoy a great meal while helping Big Brothers Big Sisters of Berks County. Hope to see you all there!

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Support Big Brothers Big Sisters of Berks County

Try out the wings — Honey BBQ, Garlic Parm, Mexican Garlic, or Inferno (if you dare); maybe you prefer a Bangin’ Bacon Stack or an Avocado Chipotle burger, or just the Classic Burger; there’s salads, a variety of starters, and —oooohhhh– those Loaded Tater Tots! Getting hungry? Sounds like you need to head to PJ Whelihan’s! Thursday evening (from 5 pm through 10 pm) sounds like a good time…

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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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