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Senator Schwank Announces $2.6 Million in PCCD Funding for Berks County

by Office of Senator Judy Schwank

Senator Schwank Announces $2.6 Million in PCCD Funding for Berks County

On Wednesday, Sept. 20, Sen. Judy Schwank (D-Berks) announced over $2 million in funding for Berks County-based agencies and organizations from the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD). This funding will deliver support and resources to keep Berks County residents safe in the places they call home.

“I am pleased that numerous organizations in Berks County have received much-needed funding to continue community safety initiatives,” said Schwank. “I extend my gratitude to the PCCD for allocating funds towards making Berks County a safer place to live. The services supported by this funding are essential, and this group of recipients know how to deliver for the people of Berks County, so I’m thrilled to see their important work is being recognized and funded at the state level.”

The recipients are listed below:

Continuing County Adult Probation and Parole Grant Funds

Federal Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) Funds

Federal State Opioid Response (SOR) Funds