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15Jul 2022

Berks Fire Water Restorations, Inc. is honored to provide technical training to our staff through our sister company, Restoration Technical Institute. We would like to congratulate William “Bill” Witwer and Raynell Jones on successfully passing their exam for IICRC Trauma & Crime Scene Technician (TCST). This certification covers unique situations encountered when performing trauma and […]

23Jun 2022

Fifty years ago, Title IX changed the landscape for women across the United States – in sports and in the classroom. Before President Richard Nixon signed the law forbidding sex-based discrimination at all federally funded educational institutions, women accounted for less than 10% of ALL medical and law school graduates while fewer than 4% of girls played high school […]

17Jun 2022

We would like to say THANK YOU to ALL our customers, friends and neighbors for the support over the years. Your patronage has helped our small business grow and thrive which is clear with our most recent GRCA Business Excellence award. We will continue to return the favor by continuing to provide you all with […]

09Jun 2022

    “The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members.” – Coretta Scott King Efforts to help the victims of the May 26 Hale Street home explosion continue to become more organized. The Pottstown Explosion Support Fund has currently raised over $47,000 to help meet the basic needs […]

03Jun 2022

“Dear PAST, thank you for all the lessons. Dear FUTURE, I’m now READY!” BFW is so proud of Christian Burrus! He has worked with us through college in our restoration department and served as an intern in various departments. After graduating from Alvernia University with his degree in accounting, he is off to his next […]

02Jun 2022

Every year, during the month of June, the LGBTQ+ population and their allies come together to celebrate and recognize the influence LGBTQ+ people have had around the world. It is so important because it marks the start of huge CHANGE within the LGBTQ+ community. Society has come a long way since the Stonewall Riots of […]

17May 2022

Today our hearts are broken, and we grieve for the victims of the horrific act of gun violence in Buffalo this past weekend and for their families and friends. It is clear we are seeing an epidemic of hate across our country that has been evident by acts of violence and intolerance. We all must […]

11May 2022

GRCA Business Excellence Awards 2022! Previously known as the Greater Reading Top 50 Businesses, and the Top 10 in Entrepreneurial Excellence, the program name was changed this year and has two categories: Companies with annual revenues in excess of $1 million for the past three years; and companies with revenues of at least $250,000 for […]

23Mar 2022

  To our friends and business partners over in Ukraine, we stand with you. Thousands of lives have already been lost, hundreds of thousands of civilians have been displaced from their homes, and the shadow of war is cast over every corner of Ukraine. Ukraine has been proudly and fiercely independent since 1991. To the […]

21Mar 2022

For 125 years, Hope Rescue Mission has been a place of refuge for homeless men of Berks County, PA. They offer four residential programs that men can work their way through to transition back into the community as productive and independent individuals. We at the Restoration Technical Institute believe in their mission and are absolutely […]