This fund will make distributions to the City of Reading to be used to underwrite the cost of the City of Reading's 275th Anniversary celebration. Any unused donations to the fund may be used by the City of Reading to underwrite the cost of future anniversary celebrations for the City of Reading.

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Checks payable to Berks County Community Foundation and note “Happy Birthday Reading Fund” in the memo line.

Mail checks to:

Berks County Community Foundation

237 Court Street

Reading, PA 19601

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275th Anniversary Steering Committee

Mayor Eddie Moran; Councilors Donna Reed and Marcia Goodman-Hinnershitz; Council President Jeffery S. Waltman Sr.; Auditor Maria Rodriguez; Acting Managing Director Frank Denbowski; City Clerk Linda Kelleher; Berks County Prothonotary Jonathan DelCollo; Berks County Convention Center Authority Member Michael Fiucci; Berks Community Television Executive Director Heather Adams.

Contact information

Laura Reppert

City of Reading 275th Special Event Coordinator

815 Washington St, #2-21

Reading, Pa 19601