Become a Member

BerkShares Inc. is a non-profit corporation, governed by its members. Membership in BerkShares, Inc. costs 25 BerkShares annually. Membership dues go to support the organization and its efforts to support sustainable economic development in the Berkshires.  The members come together each October at the Annual Meeting.  Any resident of the Berkshire region may become a member.  Why become a member?  Read our membership appeal here.


To run for a position on the Board of Trustees please submit your name, address, and one or two paragraphs of biographical information along with your membership dues.


To be considered valid for the 2017 Annual Meeting membership dues and nominations must be received no later than the end of the day on October 12th.



If you wish to register by mail, please send 25 BerkShares or $25 to the following address, and include your name, mailing address, an email address and your phone number.

Berkshares, Inc.
P.O. Box 125
Great Barrington, MA 01230


To join and pay online, please make a $25 contribution here: