October 2013 – Celebrated 10th Anniversary of the Foundation
February 2014 – DCNR awarded Pottstown Metropolitan Regional Planning Committee (PMRPC) a five-year grant to hire a Regional Recreation Coordinator. Six municipalities participated in this cooperative effort to improve recreation amenities in the region.
March 2014 – Pottstown School District’s PEAK (Pottstown Early Action for Kindergarten Readiness) program received a $175,000 planning grant from the W. K. Kellogg Foundation. PEAK impacts approximately 341 three- and four-year-old students.
April 2014 – Initiated “Fit for Life” Program with the Pottstown Mercury
June 2014 – Pottstown Borough awarded $1 million grant for Walk/Bike Pottstown project
June 2014 – Community Health & Dental Care permanent patient count = 15,679 patients
June 2014 – The Foundation involved with the statewide childhood obesity study; report released by the Joint State Government Commission
July 1-31, 2014 – First annual “On Your Park, Get Set, Go!” contest
August 5-6, 2014 – Second annual Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds Institute
August 26, 2014 – Regional Recreation Coordinator hired with the support of 6 municipalities, the Schuylkill River Greenway Association, and a five-year DCNR grant.
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