EITC Donations

Mid Penn Bank yesterday became the latest EITC contributor to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Berks Count, presenting a check for $2,500.  Turie Sotzin (Community Relations Officer at Mid Penn Bank) presented the check to Casework Manager Liz Werner.  We also thank J.P. Mascaro & Sons for their $1,000 EITC contribution. Pennsylvania’s EITC program allows approved companies to donate a portion of their state taxes to EITC-eligible agencies. Big…

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PA Education Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program

First Priority Bank, a Division of Mid Penn Bank, today presented Big Brothers Big Sisters of Berks County, PA, with a $2,500 check.  The check was presented as part of the PA EITC program which helps BBBS of Berks support our SMART (Students & Mentors Achieving Results Together) program at Conrad Weiser, Hamburg, and Oley Valley School Districts. Casework Manager Liz Werner (far left in picture) — who coordinates…

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BB&T donation for EITC program

BBBS of Berks Executive Director Jim Smith was at the offices of BB&T today (March 5th) to accept a check in the amount of $2,500.  The funds were donated by BB&T as part of the PA Education Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program.  Smith is pictured center with BB&T’s David Roland to his right and Carey Babczak (also of BB&T) to his left.   BB&T was the second EITC contribution…

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PA EITC 2018

As we begin another exciting year at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Berks County, we would like to take a quick look back and express our appreciation to those companies who contributed to the agency through the PA Education Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program in 2018. Our thanks to: Lift Incorporated $10,000 Quadrant EPP $5,000 First Priority Bank $1,000 Capital Blue Cross $5,000 BB&T $2,500 J.P. Mascaro & Sons…

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