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Berks Encore Awarded a $300,000 Three-Year Grant

Berks Encore Awarded a $300,000 Three-Year Grant

by Berks Encore

Photo by Alexander Grey on Unsplash

The Neag Foundation has awarded Berks Encore with a grant for $300,000 over the next three years to support evidence-based health and wellness programs for older adults.

“We are grateful to have the generous support of the Neag Foundation to allow us to continue to provide evidence-based health and wellness programs focused on the education of older adults to promote healthy lifestyle strategies to overcome the challenges of aging and managing chronic conditions. Our goal is to help older adults function at optimum health and wellness to lead fulfilling, active, and independent lives,” said LuAnn Oatman, CEO/President of Berks Encore.

The mission of the Neag Foundation is to provide grants that improve and enhance communities and to make a positive impact to help people live happier, healthier, and more productive lives.

Berks Encore’s mission is to develop aging confident individuals to enhance their ability to live well later in life. 


Berks Encore is a non-profit leader of senior services in Berks County, Pennsylvania. Our programs support aging in place, helping to deliver valuable services that promote independence and well-being.

For more information, please contact Berks Encore at (610) 374-3195 or visit us on the web at