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Reading Hospital was built on the generosity of others.

Reading Hospital was founded over 150 years ago by a group of concerned physicians and community members who recognized that a growing Berks County needed a hospital to address the health challenges facing the community. These supporters understood that beyond providing comfort and care, Reading Hospital would also be a foundation of the area’s overall growth and development. 

You Can Make a Difference

Make a donation and put your contribution to work immediately. Donate using our online form, or send a check payable to Reading Hospital Foundation using the mailing address below.

Reading Hospital Foundation
PO Box 16052
Reading, PA 19612

Transforming Healthcare

Today, Reading Hospital’s dependence on philanthropic support is still as important as ever. Gifts made in support of Reading Hospital will help transform healthcare for our patients and community.  As a nonprofit healthcare organization, every gift to Reading Hospital Foundation allows us to promote health advance discovery, train caregivers, and transform patient care for the future, providing additional support of our existing high-quality programs and services.

All gifts to Reading Hospital Foundation stay right here at Reading Hospital and benefit our patients, caregivers, family, friends, and community members. Each gift enhances the quality of care we provide and overall well-being of our community.

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Who We Are

Reading Hospital Foundation is a nonprofit organization that supports the mission of Reading Hospital to benefit the health and well-being of our community.

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Why Support Us

All gifts to Reading Hospital Foundation stay right here in Berks County and benefit our patients, caregivers, family, friends, and community members.

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Ways to Give

Reading Hospital Foundation is committed to enhancing the outstanding programs and services that Reading Hospital provides.

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The Friends of Reading Hospital

The Friends contribute their time and talents to manage community fundraising events. 

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For patients, family members, and friends walking through our doors, it is not an average day. Volunteers help make these days better. 

About Volunteering
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Annual Report

In our annual report, we share examples of how philanthropic support has elevated treatment for the sick and injured in our community.
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Reading Hospital Grants and Requests for Funding

Reading Hospital Foundation is proud to provide $500,000 in grant support each year for Reading Hospital staff who seek to enhance the health and well-being of our patients, healthcare providers, and the community we serve.

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Contact Us

Connect with us if you have questions about the Reading Hospital Foundation, the programs we support or learn how to make a gift.

Physical Address

Sixth Avenue and Spruce Street
Reading, PA 19611



Mailing Address

Reading Hospital Foundation
P O Box 16052
Reading, PA 19612


Need more information on how to make a gift?

 Contact the Reading Hospital Foundation. We thank you for your support.