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BUSINESS SUPPORTERS

Business Supporters

 

BUSINESS SUPPORTERS help the Nonprofit Center of the Berkshires facilitate growth for nonprofits through education, communication, collaboration, and practical solutions. Your membership dues help underwrite educational workshops, publications, nonprofit networking and roundtables, primary research for the nonprofit sector and more. We thank you for this critical support!

 

Learn more about becoming a business supporter.

Abbie von Schlegell, CFRE  – nonprofit consultant in fundraising and governance

https://www.linkedin.com/in/abbievonschlegell/

Abruzzo Associates, LLC James Abruzzo is a consultant to nonprofit boards and CEO’s.  He is internationally recognized in nonprofit executive search, nonprofit executive compensation, and much more.
http://www.jamesabruzzo.net

Adams Community Bank family-style customer service

https://www.adamscommunity.com/

Aligned Workplace

Ilene now works with Executive teams to tackle challenges created by discontinuity in policy and economic shifts. Through her thought provoking presentations, speeches and direct mentoring,  aligned workplaces are created where employees thrive and the business success benefits the entire community. Ilene knows how to translate her deep skill set to build workplaces where purpose, urgency, relevance, inspiration, kindness and accomplishment define the culture.

https://alignedworkplace.com/

A Berkshire-based consultancy serving local nonprofits in the areas of branding, communications, culture, and strategy, Antil Creative helps nonprofits grow on purpose and by design.

Becks Printing offers high quality printing banners, marketing materials, promotional products, business forms, postcards and mailers, event gear, apparel, labels and all much more.

http://www.becksprinting.com/

Berkshire Bank is recognized for its entrepreneurial approach, relationship-focused service, and distinctive culture that embraces and celebrates the diversity of all.

www.berkshirebank.com

The Berkshire Eagle is Berkshire County, Massachusetts’ No. 1, award-winning source for local news. We are NENPA’s 2018 Newspaper of the Year and 2018 General Excellence winner. See news happening? Have news to share? Send news releases to news@berkshireeagle.com.

http://www.berkshireeagle.com

Berkshire Net Results: Amy Chin

Helping nonprofits raise more money by maximizing the efficiency of their donor management systems.

http://berkshirenetresults.com

BerryDunn advisors help not-for-profit organizations find new ways to understand their finances and navigate operational challenges. From benchmarking, to IT security, to implementing internal controls in a remote environment, our not-for-profit team members remain on the forefront of new pronouncements and best practices established by your peers.

www.berrydunn.com

Small and home-based businesses, non-profit organizations and private individuals face many IT challenges in today’s constantly changing, high-tech world.  You need good technology to be competitive and efficient, but there are so many decisions to make and so much you need to know to make those decisions.  

BizTech Associates was established in 2001 to assist clients in selecting and implementing the right technologies to cost-effectively meet their needs.

biztechassociates.com

Canna Provisions

Canna Provisions – We’re here to better your journey.
At Canna Provisions Group, our mission is about making life’s journey better by providing premium cannabis products to all types of customers from first-time shoppers to experienced consumers.

cannaprovisions.com

The Massachusetts Defined Contribution CORE Plan (“CORE Plan”) is a state-of-the-art multiple employer 401(k) retirement plan designed especially for the state’s nonprofit sector. Contact: Lisa.Cardinal@empower.com

https://www.empower.com/client/mass/employer/index.html

Dawn Stanyon of Dawn Loves Social helps businesses in the Berkshires MA to tell their stories to grow their success through digital marketing.

https://dawnlovessocial.com/

Dulye & Co. is an award-winning management consultancy driven to help leaders and their organizations cultivate magnetic cultures where people want to stay and grow. We guide our clients to achieve a Spectator-Free Workplace™️ through meaningful connections, open communication and mutual respect amidst the relentless change of today’s work environment.

Based in Pittsfield, MA, Dulye & Co. has been a respected teammate with Lockheed Martin, General Dynamics, Cardinal Health, Cigna and many other globally-admired companies since 1998.

http://dulye.com/

Get the tools and info you need to secure your funding this year and beyond. Grant database, planning tools, tutorials and more.

 https://grantstation.com/

Greylock Federal Credit Union is community credit union that partners with you; offers free financial education; and provides solutions for opportunity to grow. Greylock’s family of businesses includes: Greylock Insurance Agency, Greylock Investment Group and Greylock Technology Group.

https://www.greylock.org

Grow Meaningful helps nonprofits reach their potential as meaningful community-builders, workplaces, and brands, so that together we can aspire for a peaceful, equitable, humanist world. We specialize in future-focused, meaning-centered, community-minded organizational development for secular nonprofits. Curious? Contact Dave Manning, follow @GrowMeaningful, and download your Free Quickstart Guide at www.GrowMeaningful.com today.

https://www.growmeaningful.com/

David C. Honneus, Credit Card Processing for Non-Profits
Self-employed, independent provider of credit card processing services for nonprofits with 23 years in the business. Graduate of Yale with degree in Drama/Theatre. Has served on nonprofit boards with deep understanding of non-profits’ business plans and challenges. Will analyze your current processing statements and tell you one of two things. (1) Your current provider has you set up correctly to achieve non-profits discounts and you have a competitive rate or, (2) You are being overcharged which can be fixed! Either way you will get useful business information. My services are at no cost to you. dhonneus@outlook.com

Harlow Nonprofit Consulting

Abbey Harlow has over 15 years of experience helping small nonprofits hone their development strategies. She founded Harlow Nonprofit Consulting in 2022 so she could collaborate with more nonprofits to build sustainable donor communities. As part of her practice, she provides everything from hands-on help to strategic support. Harlow Nonprofit Consulting maintains relationships with designers, grant writers, events teams, and photographers, ensuring it can be a convenient one-stop shop for clients.

https://www.harlownonprofitconsulting.com/

 

Hingham Savings

Hingham Savings Banking Solutions for nonprofits. We offer a tailored suite of cash management services designed for our nonprofit customers.

https://www.hinghamsavings.com/

Interim Executive Solutions Nonprofit leader transition specialists.  To learn how IES can help your organization today, Contact Us for a no obligation consultation.

https://interim-exec.org/

Julia Dixon Consulting As a creative sector consultant, I provide planning and research services to communities investing in the growth of their creative industries. I help clients understand the complexities of the creative economy and develop strategies that support the businesses and individuals within it. And I provide national, regional, and local context for clients who seek to ground their vision with data and best practices.

https://juliakimdixon.com/

K Shulman Bookkeeping
Fractional Finance Director and Bookkeeping Services for Nonprofit Organizations

www.kshulmanbooks.com

KATALYST (Kristine Hazzard) provides executive coaching, strategic planning, group facilitation and planning.

https://www.katalystchange.com/

Kileen, Arace & Quinn Killeen Arace & Quinn, PC is a full-service accounting firm serving clients throughout the area, dedicated to providing our clients with professional, personalized services and guidance in a wide range of financial and business needs.

https://www.kaqcpa.com/

The Killoe Group (www.thekilloegroup.com) is committed to providing advice, guidance, and training to small, medium and emerging non-profit organizations. Through a thorough review of your current operations, we will make recommendations to increase efficiency and effectiveness, develop detailed plans to drive growth, and strategically expand the exposure of your organization. Founded in 2017, The Killoe Group is additionally equipped to manage and lead fundraising campaigns, make strategic recommendations regarding major donor growth, assist with Board of Directors recruitment, strategic planning, and advise on other facets of your philanthropy and external affairs program. The firm’s overall goal is to assist smaller non-profits achieve their goals as effectively and efficiently as possible at an affordable cost.

Our firm’s philosophy is straight forward, “to partner with our clients to increase fundraising revenue, exposure and capacity”.  We believe our partnership model, as compared to other firms who simply advise, is what sets us apart from other firms. We help you get it done – not simply tell you how you should do it.

For over 40 years, Kwik Print, Inc. has been the community’s local resource for all of your printing essentials. Kwik Print can complete your printing package with bulk mailing, copying, binding, and in-house designers.

Contact us: 413-528-2885; typesetting@kwikprintinc.com

Founded in 1902, Lamar Advertising Company is one of the largest outdoor advertising companies in the world, with over 351,000 displays across the United States and Canada. Lamar offers advertisers a variety of billboard, interstate logo, transit and airport advertising formats, helping both local businesses and national brands reach broad audiences every day.

https://www.lamar.com

Lee Bank was founded in 1852 as Lee Saving Bank and while we’ve adapted with the demands of the modern era along the way, we’ve never strayed from our roots and core philosophy which is to remain steadfastly focused on our customers and communities and to deliver banking services that are simple, direct and personal.

https://www.leebank.com

Liz Albert Strategic Fundraising  Fundraising consulting including capital campaigns, board training, writing, planning, and individual giving.

https://www.lizalbertfundraising.com/

Magnetworks was founded because job seekers need a place where finding a job feels possible and personal. Once you surround yourself with people who understand what you want to do and what you value most, opportunities open up from the network you actually know.

https://www.magnetworks.co

MassDevelopment works with nonprofit organizations and institutions to help them get the assistance they need to upgrade equipment, build new structures, or renovate existing ones.

https://www.massdevelopment.com/

MASSHIRE Berkshire Career Center We are committed to providing quality programs and services to businesses, job seekers, and our community partners. We serve all 32 cities and towns in Berkshire County. Whether you’re looking for your first job, a new career, career advancement, or quality employees, MassHire Berkshire Career Center is here to assist you.

https://www.masshireberkshirecc.com/

Nash Insights will provide the experience and expertise you need to win grant funding, conduct meaningful program evaluation, improve quality, and reach your full organizational potential.

www.nashinsights.com

 

NBT Bank
We combine experienced community bankers with the convenience of technology
https://www.nbtbank.com

October Mountain Financial Advisors We are an alliance of two storied companies – Lee Bank and St. Germain Investment Management – firms with shared community and client values. Thousands of clients have trusted us to guide and advise them on their financial objectives.

https://octobermountainfa.com/

Organization, Inc.

Organization, Inc.
Our goal is to help small companies like yours be the best that they can be, so that you can continue to enhance your business and the local community. We will help you develop solid foundations and business strategies that will enable you to be the successful and responsible business owner you strive to be.

https://www.organizationink.com/

Paper Crane Associates works with inspirational nonprofit leaders and passionate entrepreneurs to craft and sustainably accomplish their missions to change the world.

http://www.papercraneassociates.com

Prosper Nonprofit Advisors

Our Mission: To better the world by growing the philanthropy and engagement of nonprofits to pursue their missions.

 

Services: Increase Donors & Giving; Elevate Constituent Engagement; Strengthen Your Boards; Engage Your Volunteers; Enhance Communications; Plan Impactful Events & Programs; and Integrate These Areas Across Your Organization

 

Our Approach: Led by founders Kevin and Alex, Prosper strategy teams are assembled uniquely for each nonprofit we work with; utilize the skills and insights of our expansive network of subject matter experts; and generate individualized solutions specific to the challenges and circumstances faced by your organization.

www.ProsperNPA.com

Roger Magnus Research is a research and analysis consulting firm that provides information and data tailored to help your nonprofit, company, or academic entity: make better decisions, find donors/clients, and save time and money. Information Services include the following: Nonprofit Funding, News and Scholarly Articles, Company and Industry research, and Data and Demographics research and analysis.

http://www.rogermagnusresearch.com

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Sharon Shepard-Ballen/Independent consultant/Pittsfield-based.  Major giving programs, legacy gifts, campaigns, staff training

Sharon’s LinkedIn

Shire Video

Shire Video
Originating from Nantucket and based in the Berkshires, Shire Video specializes in the art of wedding videography. Renowned for their award-winning video productions, this videography service is dedicated to capturing the very essence of your wedding day, meticulously crafting cinematic experiences that are nothing short of breathtaking.

shire.video

Katy Sparks Culinary Consulting

Katy Sparks is an award-winning chef and owner of Katy Sparks Culinary Consulting. KSCC advises food-related businesses of all sizes in creating locally sourced, sustainable and scale-able food products while working closely with regional farmers and artisans.  The work begins with a discovery phase to help her clients identify their goals and establish their culinary vision and voice. This work leads to a culinary identity that underpins the mission and guides all of the planning phases and is easily communicated to a larger audience and public . Among the services KSCC offers are: Project Management, Facility Design, Collaboration with Architects and Designers in the early and crucial kitchen planning stage, Recipe Development and Interaction with Food Media for maximum impact of the project launch. Katy has spent the majority of her career based in New York City but is very happy to call the Berkshires her new home.

http://www.katysparks.com/

culinconsult@gmail.com

TL Phillips Consulting Services understands the value of thinking big—our approach focuses on long-term sustainability for organizations looking to achieve more with less – at times of crisis and beyond. Providing professional support to non-profit and government organizations and associations to achieve their mission and potential.

https://www.tlphillipsconsulting.com/

The Toole Agency, founded in 1939, utilizes a comprehensive and efficient risk assessment process that delivers innovative solutions to our nonprofit clients, which allows them to make strong informed risk management and finance decisions.  Our alternative approach, proactive Workers’ Compensation Advisor initiatives, and deliverable HR and compliance resources strengthen the protection of our clients’ assets and missions.

https://tooleinsurance.com

Learn to trade. Live your dreams. Warrior Trading is the fastest growing community of traders online. Follow along with Ross Cameron and learn all the Warrior Trading strategies.

https://www.warriortrading.com

Your next meeting or event at the new Williams Inn will be nothing short of extraordinary. Our expert events team will help you execute. Flexible event space, locally sourced fare and ample parking ensure a flawless meeting experience.

https://www.williamsinn.com/