Berks Community Action Program Inc.

Berks Community Action Program Inc.

Reading, PA 19603
Tax ID23-1704527

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About this organization






To combat poverty in the city of Reading and Berks County


Pre-K program: The Pre-K program is designed for children who are at risk of school failure because of income 300% of the federal poverty level, language, or special needs. Pre-K classroom activities help children grow academically and socially. The child's progress is regularly reviewed and the activities are chosen that are the best for each child. In addition, Pre-K helps the parent and child to adjust to pre-kindergarten and move smoothly on to kindergarten. During the 2018 program year, BCAP provided services to 422 children 3-5 years of age in Berks County, Pennsylvania free of charge to families who are up to 300% of income guidelines.

Interesting data from their 2020 990 filing

The non-profit's aim, as indicated in the filing, is “To combat poverty in the city of reading and berks county and to help low and moderate income residents become more self-sufficient.”.

When referring to its functions, they were specified as: “To combat poverty in the city of reading and berks county”.

  • The non-profit has reported their operating state as PA, as required by law.
  • As stated in the filing, the non-profit's address in 2020 was PO BOX 22, READING, PA, 19603.
  • The non-profit's form reports a total of 32 employees as of 2020.
  • Is not a private foundation.
  • Expenses are greater than $1,000,000.
  • Revenue is greater than $1,000,000.
  • Revenue less expenses is $16,143.
  • The organization has 17 independent voting members.
  • The organization was formed in 1970.
  • The organization pays $1,920,185 in salary, compensation, and benefits to its employees.
  • The organization pays $0 in fundraising expenses.

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