Give Back Berkshires

This space serves as a matching tool to connect volunteers to meaningful opportunities to GIVE BACK to the Berkshire community. We are committed to helping nonprofits connect, learn and grow. We connect nonprofits to volunteers through referrals, the Giving Back guide, and this new online posting service.

INDIVIDUALS

Are you looking to match your skills to a nonprofit? Volunteering can be a great source of satisfaction and a learning opportunity. Peruse the opportunities listed here to find one that resonates with you. Then, click the email to contact the organization and start building a relationship.

NONPROFITS

Seeking new volunteers? This tool allows you to post openings for your organization. NPC Berkshires created this space to help you grow and diversify your board, build strong committees and connect with volunteers looking to serve our community.

Click here to post a volunteer opportunity.

 

Click here to post a board or committee opening.

 

Listings will be posted beginning in April 2019 and updated on a rolling basis. Don’t miss a thing! Sign up on our homepage to receive a monthly email update of opportunities to GIVE BACK BERKSHIRES.

THE BIDWELL HOUSE MUSEUM

 

Volunteers who might eventually become Board members

 

About the nonprofit:The Bidwell House Museum is a New England heritage site providing a personal encounter with history, early American home life, and the Berkshire landscape through its land, house and collection. The Museum is a non-profit educational institution for the benefit of the community and today’s audiences of all ages, dedicated to preservation, scholarship and enjoyment of the landmark site.

 

Skills & talents needed: Planning and set up for events, familiarity with fundraising and gala planning, interest in history.

 

Interested? Contact bidwellhouse@gmail.com

GREAT BARRINGTON LAND CONSERVANCY

 

Treasurer

 

About the nonprofit: “Promoting land conservation, farm preservation and community trails since 1992”

 

Skills & talents needed: Board members with nonprofit, finance, budget and fundraising skills needed.

 

Interested? Contact Janice.Kabel@gmail.com

TERRACORPS

 

Land Stewardship Coordinator-AmerCorps

 

Time & Schedule Requirements: Full-time for 11 months

 

Skills & talents needed: TerraCorps is an innovative national service program that prepares and mobilizes emerging leaders to help communities conserve and secure land for the health and well-being of people and nature. We do this by supporting AmeriCorps members who serve with nonprofit organizations across the state to tackle issues around land access, urban agriculture, and conservation. This year, The Nature Conservancy in Great Barrington is looking for an AmeriCorps Member to come and serve with them! Members serve in full-time (38 hour/week), 11-month positions from August 26th, 2019- July 24th, 2020. These 1,700-hour AmeriCorps positions receive a living allowance and are eligible for an education award, and additional AmeriCorps benefits.

 

Interested? Contact Maria Infante at admin@terracorps.org