SAFE BERKS
255 CHESTNUT ST, READING, PA 19602 www.safeberks.org

Total Revenue
$2,897,468
Total Expenses
$3,018,583
Net Assets
$5,154,793

Organizations Filed Purposes: SAFE BERKS IS A NOT-FOR-PROFIT ORGANIZATION OPERATING A DOMESTIC AND SEXUAL VIOLENCE PREVENTION CENTER COMMITTED TO THE UNDERSTANDING AND PREVENTION OF PERSONAL AND INSTITUTIONAL VIOLENCE AGAINST INDIVIDUALS. THE AGENCY PROVIDES A SAFE HAVEN AND ON-GOING SUPPORT SYSTEM FOR VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND SEXUAL ASSAULT. THE AGENCY'S ADVOCACY AND EDUCATION PROGRAMS INCREASE AWARENESS AND PROMOTE THE PREVENTION OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, SEXUAL ASSAULT, AND ALL FORMS OF OPPRESSION.

PROVIDE SAFE EMERGENCY SHELTER FOR UP TO 30 DAYS WITHIN ANY SIX MONTH PERIOD FOR VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND THEIR CHILDREN. WHILE LIVING IN SHELTER, WOMEN AND CHILDREN HAVE THE OPTION OF RECEIVING SUPPORTIVE COUNSELING, ADVOCACY AND REFERRAL, AS WELL AS EDUCATION ABOUT VARIOUS OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE DURING AND AFTER SHELTER IN AN EFFORT TO ENHANCE SAFETY AND QUALITY OF LIFE. IN FY 2017-2018, SAFE BERKS PROVIDED ADULTS 6,851 NIGHTS OF SHELTER AND PROVIDED 5,615 NIGHTS OF SHELTER TO CHILDREN. THE SHELTER PROGRAM OPERATES 24 HOURS A DAY, 7 DAYS A WEEK.

THE COUNSELING DEPARTMENT PROVIDES SUPPORT TO VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC AND SEXUAL VIOLENCE AND THEIR FAMILIES IN UNDERSTANDING THE DYNAMICS AND EFFECTS OF ABUSE. IN FY 2017-2018, SAFE BERKS PROVIDED 4,720 HOURS TO 1,931 VICTIMS, 303 HOURS OF COUNSELING TO 387 CHILDREN AND 248 HOURS (285 INDIVIDUALS) COUNSELING FOR SIGNIFICANT OTHERS OF VICTIMS. ADDITIONALLY, 491 CALLS FOR IMMEDIATE CRISIS RESPONSE WERE HANDLED. THE COUNSELING SERVICES PROGRAM IS FREE, AND AVAILABLE IN ENGLISH AND SPANISH.

THE LEGAL DEPARTMENT IS COMMITTED TO PROVIDING QUALITY LEGAL SERVICES AND ADVOCACY TO VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC AND SEXUAL ASSAULT. SAFE BERKS ATTORNEYS REPRESENT VICTIMS ON PROTECTION FROM ABUSE (PFA) ACTIONS. LEGAL ADVOCATES PROVIDE ACCOMPANIMENT TO PERSONS SEEKING EMERGENCY OR TEMPORARY PFA'S AS WELL AS TO CRIMINAL COURT HEARINGS AND POLICE INTERVIEWS. IN FY 2017-2018, SAFE BERKS PROVIDED LEGAL REPRESENTATION AND ADVOCACY TO MORE THAN 1,424 VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC AND/OR SEXUAL ASSUALT. THE LEGAL SERVICES PROGRAM IS FREE AND AVAILABLE IN ENGLISH AND SPANISH.

Executives Listed on Filing

Total Salary includes financial earnings, benefits, and all related organization earnings listed on tax filing

NameTitleHours Per WeekTotal Salary
Mary Kay BernoskyCHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER40$111,324
Jasmine SuarezCHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER40$75,767
Christine GilfillanCHIEF OPERATING OFFICER40$71,042
Mark WallaceMEMBER1$0
Carlixta De La RosaMEMBER1$0
Stephan OhnsmanMEMBER0.5$0
Timothy MarksMEMBER1$0
Mary Ann MoffittMEMBER0.5$0
Michele MccartneyMEMBER0.5$0
Gerald MalickMEMBER0.5$0
Jay MahoneyMEMBER0.5$0
Tina BoydMEMBER0.5$0
Susan FrommMEMBER0.5$0
Jonathan EncarnacionMEMBER0.5$0
Karen H CookMEMBER0.5$0
Joseph Cicala PhdMEMBER0.5$0
Karima ArchieMEMBER0.5$0
Amanda JackowskiTREASURER0.5$0
Diane V DuffSECRETARY0.5$0
Nina BohnVICE PRESIDENT0.5$0
Vicki EbnerPRESIDENT1$0

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