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Lenco Donates Rescue Vehicle to Berkshire Rescue Team

Team President Michael Comeau said the Polaris UTV will be a huge game-changer for BMSAR, as it will drastically increase the efficiency and the response time to remove a person from wooded or mountainous terrain and get them to safety.

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Bennington Police Donate to SVHC Cancer Center

The Police Department raised $2,850 for the Southwestern Vermont Regional Cancer Center during its cancer awareness fundraiser.

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Adams Officials Approve Coal and Grain Park Project

The proposed park will abut the Ashuwilticook Rail Trail and will have as one of its central features the Coal and Grain Elevator building. The historic building was used to store coal and grain, but now sits as a relic off Columbia Street.

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Berkshire Money Management Donates $10K to Suicide Prevention Group

Harris said that unfortunately, sometimes the loudest voices are the ones that are heard in small-town panels.

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Wild Oats Donates to Williamstown Farmers Market's Initiative

Wild Oats Market recently celebrated the one-year anniversary of its Round Up For Change program with a $3,353.57 donation to the Williamstown Farmers Market's Community Essentials Initiative.

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Hillcrest Educational Centers received $4800 from Haddad Subaru

From Nov. 19, 2020 to Jan. 4, 2021, with every new Subaru purchased or leased, Subaru donated $250 to each customer's choice of charities, both national and local.

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Ocean State Job Lot Donates Flags to Fly in North Adams

Every year, Horbal buys hundreds of flags in preparation for Memorial Day. But with Memorial Day being over a month away, stores were not fully stocked.

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Chez Nous Donates $900 to Berkshire Humane Society

Chez Nous raised $900 for the Berkshire Humane Society with a vegan pop-up and continues to host fundraising "Community Nights" when a portion of proceeds go to local charities.

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Local Cannabis Dispensaries Support Berkshire Humane Society

A number of local cannabis dispensaries are supporting the Berkshire Humane Society with volunteer work and donations. Last month, Temescal Wellness donated $1,700 to the shelter, its largest donation yet.

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8-Year-Old Entrepreneur Starts Apparel Line to Combat Homelessness

Following a $1,900 donation last week to the Christian Center, 8-year-old entrepreneur Hadley Light received a gift from Mayor Linda Tyer to commemorate her clothing business that benefits the homeless.

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Dottie's Starts Oatmeal Donation Program for Christian Center

Dottie's Coffee Lounge has begun a program in partnership with the Christian Center that donates one bowl of oatmeal to the organization for every bowl sold.

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Salvation Army in Urgent Need of Funds to Meet $60K Goal

Donations through the charity organization's red kettles in Pittsfield are currently down by 70 percent compared to last year and it's struggling to meet its fundraising target by about $33,000.

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Berkshire Helping Hands Fills 'Teen Gap' in Holiday Programs

The local nonprofit had been looking for people to help fill the gap in giving younger children are eligible for holiday programs offering toys and clothing but their older siblings were left out.

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North Berkshire Groups Support Operation Warm for Local Kids

Volunteers from these local groups spent Saturday morning distributing the coats at Berkshire Family and Individual Resources.

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Lions Clubs International Donates $10K to BMC's COVID Fund

The presentation was made by Art McConnell, former governor and club member of the Lions Club District 33Y in Dalton to Jack Henault, director of supply chain and clinical engineering at Berkshire Medical Center.

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Ocean State Job Lot Makes Donation to North Adams First-Responders

Ocean State Job Lot has donated $11,000 worth of personal protective equipment to city's first-responders.

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7-Year-Old Raises More Than $2,000 for Adams Police K-9

The recently turned 7-year-old opted to forgo birthday gifts this year and instead raise some money for animals. Enter the Adams Police Department and its 9-year-old K-9, Kumar.

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Neal Delivers Milk to Pittsfield Food Pantry

U.S. Rep. Richard Neal, in partnership with Vanguard Renewables and H.P. Hood, delivered 400 gallons of milk to the South Congregational Church Community Food Pantry.

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Adams Community Bank Donates $100,000 to BHS COVID-19 Relief Fund

Adams Community Bank has donated $100,000 to the COVID-19 Relief Fund that was recently established to help Berkshire Health Systems battle the coronavirus pandemic.

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Maxymillian to Donate to Doyle Athletic Complex Dugout Repair

Parks and Open Spaces Manager James McGrath told the Parks Commission on Tuesday that Maxymillion, the chosen contractor for the project, will cover the cost of the project.

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North Adams Police Deliver Meals to Families In Need

The North Adams Police department wanted to give a little more this year and decided to deliver Christmas meals to 12 families in need.

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Williamstown Youth Center Receives Donation of 25 Tablets

In addition to the tablets, the communications company is donating $2,000 that will be used to sponsor two youth basketball teams and support the youth center's financial aid and scholarship programs.

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