Updates

December, 2020: Letter from the President

December, 2020: Letter from the President

Dear BBPW members and friends, With shorter days and the sun in hibernation, it is particularly hard to remain upbeat this time of year. As we step into this especially difficult holiday season, we need to continue to be vigilant and considerate to keep our friends and loved ones safe.…
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November 2020: Letter from the President

November 2020: Letter from the President

Dear BBPW members and friends, I hope everyone was able to enjoy some of the warm, sunny weather we were blessed with over the past couple weeks, and that there is still a more to come before year end. For those of you I have not met – Nice to…
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Berkshire BPW Names Scholarship Recipients: $21,000 Awarded to 22 Local Women

Berkshire BPW Names Scholarship Recipients: $21,000 Awarded to 22 Local Women

PITTSFIELD, MA—Berkshire Business & Professional Women (BBPW), the region’s long-standing organization for working women, announced the recipients of its 2020 scholarships at its October meeting. Thanks to our donors and sponsors, twenty-two local women are receiving a total of $21,000 to help them attain their higher education goals. “I never,…
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October 2020: Letter from the President

October 2020: Letter from the President

October 18, 2020 Dear Berkshire BPW members and friends, The foliage is beautiful and the fall weather in the Berkshires is superb right around now. I hope this e-Newsletter finds you well and taking advantage of warm afternoons outdoors. As of our board meeting this week, I handed over the…
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Berkshire BPW Woman of Achievement Fundraiser Surpasses First Goal!

Berkshire BPW Woman of Achievement Fundraiser Surpasses First Goal!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 29, 2020 Berkshire BPW Woman of Achievement Fundraiser Surpasses First Goal! Thanks to sponsors, donors and attendees, the Berkshire Business & Professional Women’s annual fundraiser, the Woman of Achievement Gala is just shy of reaching its $28,000 goal. The Gala was held Monday, September 21, 2020,…
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Sept 2020: Letter from the President

Sept 2020: Letter from the President

September 13, 2020 Dear Berkshire BPW members and friends, Happy Fall!  Where did the summer go? It seems like yesterday that is was 82 degrees and sunny! Now the leaves are changing and the mornings are crisp. I hope this letter finds you starting to settle into a new fall…
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August 2020 Spotlight: June Roy-Martin

August 2020 Spotlight: June Roy-Martin

I have been a members for many years! Was President in 1992. I currently serve as the Scholarship Committee Chair and got involved with that after I was awarded a scholarship. The membership of Berkshire BPW has always supported me in many ways and it is nice to give back!…
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August 2020: Letter from the President

August 2020: Letter from the President

Dear Berkshire BPW members and friends, I hope this letter finds you and your families doing well. Even with the pandemic, masks, too many virtual meetings and social distancing, there is so much happening with Berkshire Business & Professional Women. Enjoy the letter and do spend a few minutes on…
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July 2020: Letter from the President

July 2020: Letter from the President

July 17, 2020 Dear Berkshire BPW members and friends, There is a lot happening with the Berkshire BPW, even during this challenging time. I am excited to share the highlights of our news with you. First, save the date! We will be honoring DA Andrea Harrington as our 2020 Woman…
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July 2020 Member Spotlight: Janet Brennan

July 2020 Member Spotlight: Janet Brennan

Janet Brennan joined Liberty Mutual, a Fortune 75 company to help people protect what they love and cherish. The Liberty Mutual philosophy of being customer centric and always doing the right thing for the customer aligns with her personal feelings. Today she is helping people be prepared for difficult and…
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