Barbera is Back to Back at the Crystal Tea Room

Barbera’s on the Boulevard Wins Family Owned Business Award and Corporate Philanthropy Award 

Gary Barbera’s on the Boulevard wins another Accolade for their Charitable Community Outreach through the Gary Barbera’s BarberaCares Program from the Lenfest Institute.

The 2nd Annual Corporate Philanthropy Conference & Awards was held at The Crystal Tea Room in Philadelphia, and about 250 corporate and non-profit leaders joined to celebrate the chosen recipients for a day of education and inspiration. Honorees included people and companies who have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to philanthropy and community service in the Greater Philadelphia region. Honorees were also profiled in expanded awards coverage within the Business Section of the Sunday Inquirer.

The celebratory event included A Keynote Address by John Middleton of the Philadelphia Phillies.

  •       A panel discussion with city leaders that will cover issues facing businesses and individuals with regard to philanthropic endeavors
  •       An awards program honoring the 2019 winners

The funds raised from the presenting and co-sponsoring of this event supported The Lenfest Institute for Journalism. The Institute is a progressive and unique non-profit organization whose sole mission is to build sustainable business models for local journalism. The institute’s goal is to transform the news industry into the digital age to ensure that high-quality local journalism remains a cornerstone of our democracy. For every dollar donated, The Lenfest Institute for Journalism will provide a dollar for dollar match to further support The Philadelphia Inquirer.

For more information, please visit: garybarberacares.org