Supporting Black Businesses In the Berkshires

Our Vision 

To establish the Berkshires as the Black Economic Hub for Black Business/ Entrepreneur Development and, commerce for the Berkshires.


Our mission is to aid and advocate economic development with respect to education, neighborhood revitalization, arts and culture, business ownership, social programming, environmental justice, and recruitment and retention of business regarding the Black business community.

A Vision for the Future: BEC Success Idea Jam


SUCC3SS Report Preliminary Resource Plan & Overview


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Your Donation is important for furthering the goals of the Black Economic Council here in the Berkshires.

We appreciate your decision to contribute to our cause. As a small non-profit with a big mission, your donation will help us continue our advocacy for the thousands of Black-owned businesses across Massachusetts!

The Berkshire Black Economic Council  is a tax-exempt 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.  Your contribution is tax-deductible.


The BBEC supports
Supplier Diversity in the Berkshires.

Black and Minority business enterprises (MBE’s) play a key role in creating pathways to wealth creation as they are more likelyto do buisnessin disadvantaged areas and are more likely to hire people of color.

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