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Welcome to the Northern Berkshire United Way!
For over 80 years, the Northern Berkshire United Way has supported our 20 member agencies. Please use the links on this site to explore our member agencies. These agencies provide a wide array of services to our friends and neighbors in the areas of: Early Childhood Education, Health, Financial Stability and more!
COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund for Berkshire County
In collaboration with Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation, Berkshire United Way and Williamstown Community Chest
The COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund for Berkshire County has distributed more than $2 million in relief grants to nonprofit organizations helping the most vulnerable populations in the county.
A report released by Berkshire United Way and Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation draws on stories and data from grantees to show that flexible resources helped them meet critical needs and achieve far-reaching impact in the community. We were proud to be partners in this work along with Williamstown Community Chest.
With support from the Massachusetts COVID-19 Relief Fund and BTCF's Neighbor-to-Neighbor Fund, together we have mobilized over $3 million locally during the pandemic. THANK YOU to all our generous donors.
Follow the link to read more. View the report: https://bit.ly/2RvkRws.
Local. Local. Local.
Your donation will help kids and families in Northern Berkshire County and Stamford, Vermont.
Specifically, we are dedicated to enhancing well being in the communities of Adams, North Adams, Williamstown, Clarksburg, Savoy, Cheshire, and Florida in Massachusetts, and Stamford, Vermont.
people are impacted by the programs we support.
Member Agencies that support our region.
of Northern Berkshire population is supported by NBUW.
6 Member Agencies
address crises and safety net services.
A Community Partner
As part of our obligation to the Northern Berkshire United Way recognizes that emergency and crisis situations can affect any of us at any time. In addition to providing funding to member agencies that provide health, education and financial stability programs, we are committed to provide funding in the area of safety - net services. In order to illustrate this critical work, we set out to produce this video. This one will show the impact on agencies that support the most vulnerable in our community from the lens of the member agency leaders.