LAW FOUNDATION OF BERKS COUNTY

READING, PA | Berks County
Community Services

Overview

LAW FOUNDATION OF BERKS COUNTY
23-2770367
544 COURT ST # 546
READING, PA 19601
Berks County
(610) 375-4591

Mission Statement info

THE LAW FOUNDATION OF BERKS COUNTY IS A NON-PROFIT CORPORATION DESIGNED TO RAISE AND PROVIDE FUNDS TO SUPPORT CHARITABLE EFFORTS IN BERKS COUNTY INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, EDUCATIONAL ENDEAVORS AS WELL AS PROGRAMMING THAT INCREASES ACCESS TO JUSTICE OR AIDS IN THE ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE.

Founded info
1994
Total Employees info
0
Total Volunteers info
100
CRA Category info
  • Community Services
Nonprofit location info
  • LMI Census Tract
  • Majority Minority Census Tract
  • Opportunity Zone
Awards & Certifications info
  • This nonprofit has not received any CRA awards or certifications.
Nonprofit Classification (NTEE Code) info
S80

S - Community Improvement, Capacity Building

Community Service Clubs

Organizations whose members are business and professional men and/or women or other individuals who have a common interest in improving the life of the community, which conduct fund-raising events to finance community service projects. Many service clubs are chapters of national or international organizations.

IRS Activity Codes info
994
Uncoded
408
Community service organization
-
Not reported
Standard Business Classification (NAICS Code) info
813410
Civic and Social Organizations

CRA Alignment

CRA Category info
Community Services
Social services and other support for low- and moderate-income, homeless or at-risk individuals.
CRA Certification info
Has not applied.
Awards & Certifications info
Community Development Financial Institution info
Community Development Financial Institution Award Recipient info
New Market Tax Credit Recipient info
HUD Counseling Agency info
Low Income Housing Tax Credit Recipient info

IRS Summary

Income
$157K
Revenue
$157K
Assets
$724.2K
Exempt Ruling Date info
1995-05
Deductibility Status info
Deductible
Tax Filing Year info
2018
Organization Type info
Corporation
Organization Tax Filing Status info
990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Foundation Tax Filing Status info
990-PF not required by IRS
Affiliation Classification info
Independent Organization
States Where Tax Return is Filed info
PA
Basis for Foundation/Public Charity Status info
Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public 170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
IRS Reported Activities info
Provides Credit Counseling
Conducts Gaming Activities
Engages in Lobbying Activities
Engages in Political Activities
Makes Grants to Individuals
Makes Grants to Organizations

Nonprofit Location

Physical Address info
544 COURT ST # 546
READING, PA 19601
Berks County
FIPS Geocoded Address info
39740
MSA/CBSA info
42
State info
011
County info
0001.00
Tract info
Low
Income Level info
Core-Based Statistical Area info
Reading, PA
Combined Statistical Area info
Philadelphia-Reading-Camden, PA-NJ-DE-MD
Metropolitan Division info
Not located in an MD.
Area Type info
Metropolitan Statistical Area
Located In info
Low- or Moderate-Income Census Tract info
Opportunity Zone info
Majority Minority Census Tract info 77.48%
Designated Distressed Census Tract info
Underserved Census Tract info

Market Data

Census Tract County
0001.00 Berks County
Population
Total Population 5,343 418,025
Total Households 2,466 154,712
Income
Median Family Income (Census*) $16,629 $63,728
Median Family Income (2019 FFIEC) $76,300 N/A
Tract Income Percentage 24.56% N/A
Below Poverty Level 52.8% 12%
Unemployment Level 28.0% 5.9%
Housing
Total Housing Units 3,070 167,105
Total Owner-Occupied Units 14.4% 71.5%
Total Renter-Occupied Units 65.9% 28.5%
Total Vacant Units 19.7% 8.9%
* Census tract income based on 2019 Census estimated data; County income based on 2019 American Community Survey data.
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Management

15
Total Voting Members
in Governing Body
info
15
Independent Voting Members
in Governing Body
info
Tax Filing Signatory info
Kori Walter
Executive Director
(610) 375-4591
Principal Officer info
Kori Walter
Key Policies & Documents info
Written Conflict of Interest Policy
Written Document Retention & Destruction Policy
Written Wistleblower Policy
CEO Compensation Review Process
Written Minutes of Board Meetings
Financial Statements & Reporting info
Compiled or Reviewed by an Independent Accountant
Audited by an Independent Accountant
Included in Consolidated Financial Statements
Internal Audit Committee Review
Federal Grant Audit Required
Federal Grand Audit Performed

"NA" in this section indicates that the information was not available in the nonprofit's most recent IRS tax filing.

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