Hospital exceeds goal in effort to help those in need

Posted: 7:00 PM EST Feb 13, 2012   Updated: 6:54 PM EST Feb 14, 2012

Reading Hospital sailed past its goal of collecting 6,900 pounds of food for the needy.

Nurses partnered with the Greater Berks Food Bank to collect at least one pound of food for each hospital employee.

A final weigh-in revealed an impressive 9,000 pounds of donations.