Home Health Care Foundation Fund

The Home Health Care Foundation Fund provides grants for organizations and programs that serve Berks County and/or those counties that are contiguous to it (Chester, Lancaster, Lebanon, Lehigh, Montgomery, and Schuylkill) for one or more of the following purposes:

1. Programs and educational activities that promote the general health and wellness of residents;

2. Organizations and programs that help residents recover from illness or disability at home;
3. Organizations that provide health-related charity care to residents;
4. Programs and activities that support preventative healthcare for residents and overall community health.

Maximum grant available to an organization per grant cycle is $40,000.
Applications are due Tuesday, September 8th. Decisions will be announced by late November.

Beginning in 2021, there will be two grant cycles each year. The first application period will be January 1st- March 15. The second application period will be June 1st-August 15th.

In order to apply for any grant, you must first click the Sign Up button in the top right corner to create an account. If you already established an account, click Sign In to proceed with applying for a grant.

If you have any questions, please contact Monica Reyes at monicar@bccf.org or 610-685-2223.

Note that demographic and quality of life data about Berks County is available at Berks Vital Signs. You may find that data useful in this or other grant applications that you complete.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please describe how the leadership of your organization (governing board and senior management) reflects the demographic composition of the community your organization serves.
  2. Program/Project Name
  3. Describe the purpose of your program/project in one sentence.
  4. Will this program/project benefit the residents in Berks County, PA or its contiguous counties?
  5. Please indicate the county or counties where the program/project will be implemented.
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