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Non-Profits Utilizing the ‘E’

♦♦ Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region ♦♦ NHS School for Autism and Emotional Support ♦♦ KPETS ♦♦ Girl Scouts ♦♦ Rock Steady Boxing ♦♦ IU 13 - Life Skills ♦♦ T. Alexander Foundation ♦♦ Youth Advocate Programs ♦♦ San Juan Batista ♦♦ CASA ♦♦ Knights of Malta ♦♦ Off the Streets ♦♦ Special Olympics ♦♦ Tennis Central ♦♦ Literacy Council ♦♦ Reiki ♦♦ PRE ♦♦ Corsair Orchestra ♦♦ Lancaster Housing Opportunity Program♦♦ ACLU ♦♦ Ethiopian Community ♦♦ Shaarai Shomayim ♦♦ Jewish Family Services ♦♦ The Mix at Arbor Place ♦♦ Lancaster Young Professionals ♦♦ Lions Soccer ♦♦ St Anne's ♦♦ Veritas Academy ♦♦ Manheim Township Softball ♦♦ Hempfield Field Hockey ♦♦ Penn Legacy Soccer ♦♦ LA Elite Soccer ♦♦ Amanda Kemp ♦♦ Chamber of Commerce ♦♦

Welcome to the Emerald Foundation


Emerald Foundation will hold a Central PA Brewery Showcase Fundraiser on Thursday August 3rd from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Emerald Foundation Community Campus (2120 Oregon Pike).  The proceeds from the event will fund the Emerald Foundation after school meal and education program supporting over 60 at-risk children in grades 2 thru 6 in the Lancaster community in the 2017/2018 school year.

Everyone is welcome to enjoy the food and music!  Adults 21 and over can purchase wrist bands or tickets to sample the beer.

The event will include the following:

  • Beer Tasting: Guests will sample a wide variety of beers from the best of Lancaster County’s brewers incuding JoyBoys Lancsater Brewing Company, Iron Hill Brewery, Berwick Brewery, Wilsbach craft brew distributor, Origlio Distributor and many more.
    • $35 for tastes of all samples or $3 for each 3-ounce sample.
  • Brewery Competitions: Local breweries will compete against one another in various categories. After sampling the beers, guests will cast their vote for their favorite brew. Winners will be announced towards the end of the event.
  • Live Music: The Showcase will host a range of artists headlined by local singer Liz Fulmer.
  • Barbecue Style Food: The event will offer an array of barbecue style food and food trucks for guests to purchase upon entry.

For registration, payment and additional information, please go to:


Currently the Emerald Foundation is focusing its resources on making “The E” a hub or incubator for non-profits by providing discounted office space as well as hosting and supporting on-going non-profit programming. The Emerald Foundation is presently building collaborations with a diverse group of non-profit organizations such as, Big Brothers Big Sisters, KPETS, The Girl Scouts, The Literacy Council, NHS, Crispus Attucks, The Mix at Arbor Place, San Juan Bautista, The T. Alexander Foundation, and Rock Steady Boxing. In addition, “The E” is a community center, open to the entire diverse community and hosts many community events, an emerging artist series, a variety of speakers, and technology and recreational programming.

Building Hours:

Monday-Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm

Weekends: by appointment

Events for Everyone!


Community Programming


Our work with Non-Profits


Upcoming Events

  1. T. Alexander Foundation – Royal Academy – Session 2

    July 24 @ 9:00 am - July 27 @ 4:30 pm
  2. T. Alexander Foundation – Royal Academy – Session 3

    July 31 @ 8:30 am - August 3 @ 4:30 pm
  3. Emerald Foundation Central PA Brewery Showcase

    August 3 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  4. Disability in Housing Conference

    September 6 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am