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!
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Ballen Consulting: Sharon Shepard-Ballen, CFRE
Available for non-profit interim management in Fund Development; Campaign Planning; Major Gifts and Annual Gifts fundraising. Over 30 years experience raising funds for healthcare, social services andhigher education as a Director, Manager, Major Gifts Officer and a Consultant.
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.
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 email@example.com.
The Berkshire Food Co-op was created by and for families in the Berkshires to bring real food to our friends and neighbors. Everything we sell is thoughtfully chosen, so you can rest assured that it’s good for you and for our community.
From our origins as Berkshire Business Journal in 1986, and since 1997 under our current masthead, Berkshire Trade & Commerce has been dedicated to providing business and economic news about Berkshire County, Massachusetts. As an independently owned publication, Berkshire Trade & Commerce adheres to strict standards of objective, unbiased reporting on business activity within our region.
Connect with John Gillespie, Nonprofit And Social Enterprise Practice Leader, firstname.lastname@example.org
Charles River CFO offers part-time and interim CFO, accounting, and tax services primarily to start-up life sciences, high technology, and non-profit companies. We are your trusted accounting and finance team, handling everything from bookkeeping to CFO responsibilities while you focus on your core business.
The purpose of the Feigenbaum Foundation is to focus its financial assistance primarily on pursuits related to, effecting or associated with education in technology, engineering and management; academic institutions and disciplines; medical institutions and disciplines; cultural programs and projects; community-based tax-exempt organizations in the Berkshire County area; established religious institutions, programs and projects.
Garlington Projects: Nina Garlington
Bringing 20+ years of management experience to help organizations and programs move forward through targeted project management, strategic planning and guidance, organizational development, and general administrative support.
Clients: Berkshire Agricultural Ventures, Berkshire Community College, Berkshire Innovation Center, Berkshire United Way, Mill Town Capital, Synagex
At Greylock Federal Credit Union, we are passionate about helping everyone in our community thrive. We provide more than banking services, we provide the keys to enrich your life. Greylock is a true community partner working with agencies and services throughout the region to insure that everyone, especially low and moderate income families, has access to safe, affordable and relevant financial services.
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.
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.
Magic Fluke Company
The Magic Fluke Company designs and builds innovative musical instruments in the USA. Our instruments are engineered with modern methods and materials for quality sound, playability, and legendary durability. In addition to our renowned Fluke, Flea and Firefly ukuleles and banjos, we offer an acoustic/electric travel fiddle, electric bass, and five string banjo, as well as other unique instruments. We are dedicated to our community and use locally-sourced materials whenever possible.
Melarbit Partners provides customized solutions to nonprofits and the full spectrum of mission-driven enterprises, entrepreneurs and investors/advisors seeking to attract the financial resources they need to achieve their goals.
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.
Paper Crane Associates works with inspirational nonprofit leaders and passionate entrepreneurs to craft and sustainably accomplish their missions to change the world.
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.
Rural Intelligence is the online culture-and-lifestyle magazine that unites and celebrates residents of CT, MA & NY who live in Berkshire, Columbia, Dutchess & Litchfield counties. We offer a lively mix of features and photographs about food and recipes by prominent food writers in the area, restaurants, farm-to-table trends, parties and social events of philanthropic organizations, real estate, music, theater, visual arts, book, wellness, shopping, garden, community, excursions and lodgings, and the region’s best curated event listings. If you want to know what’s happening in the Rural Intelligence region, Rural Intelligence is the definitive online guide.
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.
Andrea Sholler Consulting
Andrea Sholler is an experienced non-profit leader and facilitator who utilizes a community-engaged process for program and strategic planning. She is also available to facilitate focus groups, board retreats and to serve in interim leadership roles.
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.
The Triplex Cinema is Southern Berkshire County’s favorite movie theater for art, indy, commercial films and local community events. A 4-screen movie house promoting community through film.
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