The Northern Berkshire YMCA serves a geographic area which consists of the following Massachusetts communities: North Adams, Adams, Williamstown, Clarksburg, Savoy, Florida, Cheshire and New Ashford. The Y also serves the neighboring Vermont communities of Readsboro, Bennington, Shaftsbury, Stamford and Pownal. The total population of the Y’s service-area is nearly 40,000.
The Northern Berkshire YMCA is fully committed to helping the less fortunate of the community. In 2008, the YMCA has targeted raising $40,000 in our Reach Out for Youth fund raiser to help us provide high quality programs to the youth of our community. United Way funds enhance the YMCA’s annual fund revenues to assist disadvantaged children and families. In 2010, The Northern Berkshire YMCA funded over $156,000 in scholarships to families, youth and seniors.