Volunteer & Advocate

Get involved and take action

Volunteers are needed for a number of Berkshire County activities throughout the year, most of which require no greater skill than a willingness to participate.

See volunteers in action and watch our LIVE UNITED Community Celebration.

Berkshire United Way's volunteer opportunities




Community members and employers interested in volunteering or coordinating a service project are invited to reach out to Brenda Petell, Director of Volunteer Engagement at 413.212.1431 or bpetell@berkshireunitedway.org.

Lend us your voice

Advocate for policy change. Urge greater investments in schools. Petition your school committee to adopt a curriculum proven to make a significant difference in outcomes. Mobilize residents to speak out on critical community issues in person, by phone or online.

Write, call or email to share your concern. You can make a difference. Find your local legislators

Call us at 413.442.6948 or email info@berkshireunitedway.org.