Steve Carlton to Headline Benefit Luncheon
Steve Carlton is to be the featured speaker at this year’s Holiday Benefit Luncheon hosted by the Reading Chapter of the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Law Foundation of Berks County.
Please view invitation here!
It will be Friday, December 6, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Wyomissing. Save the date now. You will not want to miss an entertaining event that supports the community. This year's Hall of Fame Exclusive Sponsor is ParenteBeard.
Carlton is a Hall of Fame pitcher who earned four Cy Young Awards. He pitched for the Philadelphia Phillies from 1972 to 1986. In his first season with the Phillies he led the league in wins (27), complete games (30), strikeouts (310) and ERA (1.97). In 1980 Carlton helped the Phillies win their first World Series; he was the winning pitcher in the final game. His No. 32 has been retired by the Phillies.
Proceeds from the event support the work of the Law Foundation of Berks County, which includes grants keeping at-risk children out of the legal system, scholarships to Alvernia University students interested in a law-related career, underwriting the license fee for educational software at the Children’s Home of Reading allowing for a child-centered, personalized learning experience, as well as grants funding the purchase of a new book for each pre-kindergarten and kindergarten student in the Reading School District and underwriting the cost of “Stepping Out,” a publication given to high school seniors preparing them for the legal issues they may face in life after graduation.
Sponsors for the event include:
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