Upcoming GRYP Events


G!G! GRYP Gala

12 March 2016 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Location: Penn Street 701, Reading, Pennsylvania, United States
Category: Social Events
2016-03-12 19:00:00 2016-03-12 22:00:00 America/New_York G!G! GRYP Gala G!G! GRYP Gala Penn Street 701, Reading, Pennsylvania, United States GRYP
Ticket Type Price Quantity
Non-Member $65.00 N/A

The annual GRYP Gala (G!G!) is a unique social experience unlike any other gala. Held annually in March, G!G! boasts an exciting mix of entertainment, music, dancing, food, beverage,  photo opportunities and more! Through a number of community supporters, GRYP volunteers are sure to plan a fabulous night out for young professionals right here in Reading, PA!

The theme for G!G!16 is Reading Through the Decades


$65 for Non-Members
$50 for Members

$105 for "Date Night" package (1 member and 1 non-member)


Check out photos from past G!G! events here: bit.ly/GiGi2015

Platinum Sponsors

Bell Tower Salon & Medi Spa
Carpenter Technology
Customers Bank

Gold Sponsors

Penn National Gaming, Inc.
Reinsel Kuntz Lesher, LLP

Silver Sponsors

Fulton Bank
Greater Reading Economic Partnership
Sorrelli Jewelry

Bronze Sponsors

East Penn Manufacturing, Inc.
Gage Personnel
Patrick Velekei-The Giles Financial Group
Reading Fightin Phils
Tompkins VIST Bank

In-Kind Sponsors

Reading Eagle
Berks County Living
Jeremy Drey, Photography
Sweet Street Desserts

G!G! proceeds have supported a variety of local organizations and projects since 2008:

  • 2008 – Security Camera Fund – Reading Beautification Incorporation
  • 2009 – Penn Corridor Project – Greater Reading Economic Partnership (GREP)
  • 2010 – Opportunity House
  • 2011
    • Cocktails and Classics - Reading Public Library Foundation
    • Rally for Recreations – The Gilmore | Henne Community Fund of Berks County Community Foundation
    • Top of the Block – Penn Corridor
    • From SoHo to Ricktown – GoggleWorks Center for the Arts
  • 2012
    • Souper Bowl, an event supporting Opportunity House
    • Downtown Chamber of Commerce Treasure Hunt – Reading Downtown Improvement District (DID)
    • Cocktails and Classics - Reading Public Library
    • Summer Bandshell Concert Series - Berks Arts Council
    • Relay for Life – American Cancer Society
    • Program underwriting for Berks Community Television (BCTV)
    • Dancing with the Arts GoggleWorks Gala – GoggleWorks Center for the Arts
    • Top of the Block - Penn Corridor
    • Greater Reading Young Professionals Community Engagement Fund of Berks County Community Foundation
  • 2013 – Community Cause: Education and Workforce Readiness
    • The Berks County Adult Probation & Parole/Offender Workforce Development Specialists Program
    • Literacy Council of Reading-Berks, Inc.: English as a Second Language (ESL) Job Readiness program
    • Reading Public Library: Mind Pop, an adult continuing education program
    • United Community Services for Working Families: Healthcare Careers Track
  • 2014 – Community Cause: Urban Revitalization
    • Gilmore Henne Community Fund
    • Olivet Boys & Girls Club
    • Centre Park Historic District
    • Reading Recreation Commission
  • 2015 – Community Cause: Revitalization
    • West Reading Revitalization Foundation’s Cherry Street Mural Corridor
    • Berks Area Mountain Biking Association’s Mount Penn Preserve Trail Mapping Project, Phase 1
    • ReDesign Reading CDC’s Reading Bike Hub Bicycle Pump Track