Pittsfield: Career Center slates workshops

The BerkshireWorks Career Center has a variety of workshops, seminars and other events scheduled for next week.

Workshops/events

Monday: Closed for Labor Day.

Tuesday: North Adams Regional Hospital Workers’ Assistance Center, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.; Open Interview with Securitas Inc., 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Learn Your Labor Market, 10-11 a.m.; Career Center Seminar, 2-3 p.m.

Wednesday: North Adams Regional Hospital Workers’ Assistance Center, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.; Elder Services Senior Aid Program, 10 a.m.-noon; Berkshire C0Act Workshop, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; BCC College and Career Navigator.

Thursday: North Adams Regional Hospital Workers’ Assistance Center, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.; Create Your Resume, 10 a.m.-noon; Career Center Seminar, 2-3 p.m.; BCC College and Career Navigator.

Friday: North County Job Search, 9 a.m.-noon, North Adams City Hall.

Information: BerkshireWorks, (413) 499-2220 ext. 110, berkshireworks.org; BCC College and Career Navigator, Shelly Armstrong, (413) 236-1639 for an appointment; Elder Services, Linda, (413) 499-0524 for information and registration.

Pittsfield: Bank donates money toward ALS

Berkshire Bank donated $50 for each of the first 50 employees that took place in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Aug. 14. The participants shared their videos on Facebook.


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You can follow the progress and see Berkshire Bank employees that took part in the Ice Bucket Challenge by visiting www.facebook.com/berkshirebank.

Among the employees who completed the challenge during the first three days were President & CEO Michael P. Daly; Executive Vice President, Retail Banking Sean Gray; Executive Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer Linda Johnston; Executive Vice President Chief Risk & Administrative Officer Richard Marotta; Executive Vice President & CFO Josephine Iannelli; and Executive Vice President, Commercial Banking George Bacigalupo.

More than 150 employees in the bank’s four-state coverage area have participated in the challenge, along with several of Berkshire’s vendors and business partners.

The Berkshire Bank Foundation will make a $2,500 contribution to the ALS Association as a result of employee participation in the challenge.