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Back Mountain Rec.  


Back Mountain Recreation, Inc. (BMR) is a charitable, non-profit corporation dedicated to the conservation of open space and the development of recreational facilities in the Back Mountain region of Northeastern Pennsylvania.

Working together with state, county and local governments; non-profits; youth sports organizations; civic groups; area businesses; foundations; school districts and area residents; we aim to improve the quality of life enjoyed by all Back Mountain residents and meet a wide range of community needs with a special emphasis on serving our youth and seniors.

BMR strives to promote participation in healthy activities and environmental stewardship, provide educational opportunities to the public, and demonstrate sound land use planning in a quickly developing region.

BRANDON'S FOREVER HOME Click the donate button in the middle of the page, funds are used for Kids in Foster care.

100% of all monies raised goes to the children, this is an all-volunteer non-profit.

What we do:

Brandon’s House – A place where kids can come and pick out clothes, toys, books, furniture, etc. free of charge.

Operation Duffle Bag – It is our mission to ensure that every child that comes into foster care is provided a travel bag with toiletries and the basics so that no child must travel from placement with garbage bags.

Events- Brandon’s collects funds for community events so the kids can attend free of charge through fundraising.

Help Santa Deliver Toys - Annual Christmas Drive for foster children in placement. The foundation raises over 3,000 toys annually for children in placement.

'Rest In Peace' Program - This program was spearheaded to ensure that every child that tragically passed away while in foster care has a proper grave marker or burial stone to ensure that they will never be forgotten. Brandon's Forever Home partners with monument companies to locate every child who died while in foster care and receive a proper monument on their unmarked gravesite.

National Adoption Day - The founders, both licensed attorneys, provide legal services year round to any individual who adopts a child from foster care, ensuring that concerns for legal costs are eliminated.

Mentoring People Interested in Adoption - We encourage others to reach out and adopting a child in foster care and mentors individuals through their journey.

HOW can I help?

We need you through donations of clothes, toys, books, furniture, gently used or new, fundraising, Community awareness and volunteering. Monetary donations are also appreciated.

Fundraisers– If you would like to hold a fundraiser(s) to benefit our kids or an event for the kids, please contact us. Together we can help these great kids in need.

Contact us:  or at 570-926-5117 / 187 North Church Street, Hazleton, PA 18201.




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