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Bio Berkshire Bank is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hills Bancorp. Life is exciting. Let us help. ®
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Salesforce - Social Studio : A closer look at wealth in America reveals staggering racial wealth disparities. Even before the Covid-19 pandemic, the 2019 national Black poverty rate was more than double the white poverty rate in the U.S. (roughly 22% compared to 9%).

Salesforce - Social Studio : Tune in to AARP of CT Today at 10:00 AM to hear Berkshire Bank on the Fraud Fighting 4th Fridays show. Register below.
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Salesforce - Social Studio : Tonight at 7:30 PM you can watch a special segment on #blackhistorymonth on FOX23News presented by Berkshire Bank. We were honored to bring awareness to the many accomplishments of African Americans.

Salesforce - Social Studio : In 1778 Richard Allen and Absalom Jones established the Free African Slave Society, an organization to help educate newly freed people on socioeconomic issues. Today many financial institutions offer financial education, including Berkshire Bank. bddy.me/3pRZ94B

Salesforce - Social Studio : Did you know, the 1989 Financial Institutions Reform Recovery and Enforcement Act mandates that the FDIC will help preserve and promote minority-owned institutions. bddy.me/2ZBLQKI

Salesforce - Social Studio : Phyllis Wheatley was the first African American to publish a book of poetry in 1773. She was sold to the Wheatly family of Boston when she was 7 years old, She was emancipated shortly after her book was released.

Salesforce - Social Studio : The Berkshire Bank Foundation awarded Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts (MCLA) $20,000 to fund the Berkshire Bank #STEM Academy, which accepts up to 20 incoming first-year students enrolled in a STEM major. bddy.me/2NHEdQl

Salesforce - Social Studio : Vet Girls RISE brings awareness to the contributions of women veterans to the United States military and provides an opportunity for women veterans to celebrate the bonds they formed during their service. Today we profile U.S. Coast Guard veteran, Sarah. bddy.me/3axjQye

Salesforce - Social Studio : Tomorrow is National Vet Girls RISE Day. A day that recognizes the immense dedication of the nearly 2 million U.S. veteran women. Keep an eye out for our veteran profile and give her a shout-out for her service.

Salesforce - Social Studio : At Berkshire Bank, we believe that our best business is shown through what we put back into our communities. Life is exciting, so let us help you every step of the way. #community

Salesforce - Social Studio : For the first African American banks, it was not only about serving as a source of credit for businesses and consumers, but also about providing training opportunities and jobs for African Americans, supporting economic development, and more importantly pride.

Salesforce - Social Studio : Dont get complacent. Right now, we need to be leaders in our communities and #MaskUp. Encourage others to follow your example by posting a photo of you wearing a mask. Use #MaskUp and tag Berkshire Bank.

Salesforce - Social Studio : Black-owned firms with paid employees generate over $103 billion in revenue annually, with the largest share (about $17 billion, or 16%) earned in the health care and social assistance sector.

Salesforce - Social Studio : Happy Mardi Gras, Yall! Since there are no parades this year we thought we would join the virtual celebration.

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Twitter Web App : Berkshire Bank will delay opening in Capital Region/Albany Branches today, including Amsterdam and Johnstown NY, to 10:00 AM, to ensure our employees are able to travel to work safely and that you can visit us safely. Thank You.

Salesforce - Social Studio : Happy Birthday to Susan B. Anthony. Born in Adams, MA, Anthony is best known for her role in the movement to secure voting rights for women, but she also was a strong anti-slavery and voting rights pioneer.

Salesforce - Social Studio : February 15th, Singles Awareness Day reminds us that there’s nothing wrong with being single. In fact, the day after Valentine’s Day points out all the ways that singledom benefits our communities and more.  #SinglesAwarenessDay

Salesforce - Social Studio : Twenty-nine percent of all Black-owned businesses with paid employees are in the health care and social assistance professions, which includes independent practices of physicians, as well as continuing care/assisted living and youth services.

iPhone : Presidents Day is here. Get ready for all those mattress sales and car deals. Also, Berkshire Bank branches and offices will be closed today in observance of the holiday. We resume normal hours on Tuesday. #PresidentsDay