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28th Annual Freedom Fund Gala


"Pursuing Liberty in the Face of Injustice


When:  October 24, 2015


Where:  Abraham Lincoln Hotel - Reading, PA


Time:  Doors Open 5:00 PM & Program Begins at 6:00 PM

After Party with DJ Barrage


Keynote Speaker

Dr. David E. Goatley

Executive Treasurer, Lott Carey & NAACP National Board Member


2015 Image Award

Lawrence Berringer

Executive Director, Berks Community Action Program


2015 Community Impact Award

Hope Rescue Mission


2015 Community Impact Corporate Award

The Reading Group, LLC


2015 Community Impact Youth Award

Penn State Berks - THON


Tickets:  $55.00 in advance and $60.00 at the door

Youth Tickets are $25.00


Contact Adriane Hoke at (610) 413-1513 for tickets and information



Freedom Fund Gala Archive

2014 Freedom Fund Article

2014 Freedom Fund Photo Gallery


2015 Freedom Fund Sponsors

Alvernia University

African Global Super Center - Bronze Sponsor

American Fire & Water Restoration

Amerihealth Caritas - Bronze Sponsor

BCPS/Berks Connections

Berks Community Action Program

Berks County Vetrans Affairs

Bid Whist Social Club

Berks Interculteral Alliance

Blair County NAACP

Central Baptist Congress of Christian Education

Central Pennsylvania African American Museum

Christian Leinbach

City Hair & Nail Salon

Customers Bank - Bronze Sponsor

Dairy Queen

DoubleTree Hotel Reading - Bronze Sponsor

Eric Key Insurance Agency

Friends of Judy Schwank

Harcum College

I-Lead Charter School

Jewish Federation of Reading

Jim Lillis

Krasno, Krasno, & Onwudinjo Law

Liberty Law

National Penn Bank

NHS of Reading Inc.

Penn State - Berks

Queen City Family Restaurant

Reading Area Community College

Reading Eagle Company

Reading Health System

The Reading Group, LLC

Sew-N-Sew Club

Sisterhood of Reading

Spark Orthodontist - Bronze Sponsor

Theo Auman Funeral Home

TJ Baker Funeral Home

UGI Energy Services - Gold Sponsor

United Labor Council of Reading and Berks County

United Way of Berks County

Vaughan Spencer

Vision Federal Credit Union


White Star Travel




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