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’Tis the Season for Transforming Lives

The Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation has the history, expertise, and, most of all, people to make your dollars make a difference.

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The Mental and Physical Benefits of Gratitude

Those who express, contemplate, and acknowledge life’s gifts tend to gain more for which to be thankful.

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Coping with Depression

Insight on how to decipher a glum mood from more serious depression. Even better, we share advice on how to cope.

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Helping Children Grieve: Small Hearts, Big Breaks

Kids react to grief differently than adults. Sadly, these times have provided an introduction to grief, perhaps prematurely. We can’t take away the hurt. We can help our children develop lifelong skills for healthy grieving.

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Find your destination for getting outdoors and staying active. With our outdoor activity finder, you can make the most of all the recreational resources our community has to offer.

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The Foundation

Improving People's health and well-being



Apply for a grant & learn how we help non-profits

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Planned Giving

Discover the Benefits of Giving Wisely

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Inspirational ideas and tips on healthy living

Funding solutions for long-term improvement in healthy behaviors

Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation

At Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation, we are all about helping people improve their health and well-being. By helping residents enthusiastically embrace a healthier lifestyle, we create a more dynamic community. Join us!

Foundation News

Headlines and Happenings

Anonymous Donor Enables Pre-K Nutrition Program
Pottstown’s youngest learners are starting each day ready to tackle new challenges thanks to the dedication of Montgomery ...
Foundation Awards $1.2 Million in Grants
POTTSTOWN, PA (July 20, 2022)—The Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation has awarded $1,220,000 to 34 projects and ...
Help Support Those Affected by Pottstown House Explosion
TriCounty Community Network, in cooperation with Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation, is collecting community donations to help ...
Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation

Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation


The Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation enhances the health and wellness of area residents, providing education, funding and programs that motivate people to adopt healthy lifestyles.

We are so grateful to all our supporters who attend our events, become members, hike and bike the trail, and donate to our mission. This #givingtuesday we hope you will consider making a donation to support the work we do both connecting communities to the river and building the Schuylkill River Trail in Schuylkill and Berks Counties Our gift back to you, with each donation of $50 or more will be this SRT beanie*! Click here to donate:*While supplies last: if we run out of beanies, we will substitute with similar SRG swag! Donations must be $50 or more and received on 11/29/22 ... See MoreSee Less
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Today is Giving Tuesday!! Are you looking for a nonprofit or charity to support for Giving Tuesday on November 29th, 2023? Look no further! Support the Pottstown Regional Public Library for Giving Tuesday 2023! #unselfie #prplibrary ... See MoreSee Less
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Profile picturesThis #GivingTuesday, you have the opportunity to change the future for our children in Montgomery County & beyond. Help us end and prevent child abuse by donating to Mission Kids. 𝐆𝐈𝐕𝐄 𝐓𝐎𝐃𝐀𝐘 • ♥️ ... See MoreSee Less
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In The Neighborhood

Working together for a greater good

Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation is proud to be a vital part of this vibrant community, a special place where everyone is working together for the greater good. Read on to see how we connect to the community beyond our grantmaking.

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COVID-19 Resources

Our community has responded to the COVID -19 pandemic with impressive generosity and creativity. Here, we share resources currently available to tri-county residents and beyond.

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Stay Active, Stay Healthy

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Read up on a variety of health topics, learn more about affecting positive change, share tips and ideas and stay on top of the latest community events.

Around the Community

Success Stories

See the positive changes taking place in the Tri-County area.

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Tri-county active adult center

More than 1,700 older adults visit the Tri-County Active Adult Center annually, with an average of 200 people coming through the center’s doors daily for activity, food, and friendship.


Walk & bike pottstown

In Pottstown, a six-year long initiative to promote biking and walking in the borough is providing a model for getting kids active and reducing traffic through community partnerships.

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Mission Kids

At Mission Kids Child Advocacy Center, hope begins. Its mission is to achieve healing and justice for victims of child abuse.