The BNFblog

News from Berkshire Nursing Families

Beer Tasting at Big Elm Supports BNF

Babies, boobies, beer, Big Elm brewery- what a blast! On Sunday, June 4th, an overflowing of people of all ages gathered to play, socialize, sip beer, tour a brewery, munch on snacks and most importantly, to raise money and awareness for Berkshire Nursing Families. It...

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Rosalie Girard: a 2015 Unsung Heroine

We, the Berkshire Nursing Families team, is proud to announce that Rosalie Girard, our founder and director, has been awarded the 12th annual Unsung Heroines of Massachusetts by the Commission on the Status of Women on June 17, 2015 at the...

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Did you know? Ways to support BNF

Did you know that you can help support Berkshire Nursing Families while doing your holiday shopping this year? Choose Berkshire Nursing Families as your AmazonSmile designated charity and Amazon will donate 0.5% of the purchase price. Simply go to and...

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Double Down 4 BNF

You have been challenged to help raise $40,000 for BNF.  Every dollar pledged to Berkshire Nursing Families before December 31st will be matched up to $40,000 for a grand total of $80,000. That’s right, dollar for dollar: Your gift of $5 will become $10; $50 will...

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BNF Open House

The Hospital may be closed, but the milk is still flowing! Berkshire Nursing Families is open for business and operating out of the Blackinton Center, the Northern Berkshire Pediatrics offices and your homes. Come to our Benefit Concert on Saturday June 21st and see...

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Mother’s Day

Honor the important women in your life this year by making a donation on their behalf to Berkshire Nursing Families and they will receive a specially-designed Mother's Day card by local graphic artist, Suzy Helme. Your gift will make a meaningful contribution to...

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New Phone Number

In addition to our Breastfeeding Support Line,(413) 743-5338, Berkshire Nursing Families can now be reached during office hours at their new location in the Blackinton Center at (413) 346-4532.

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New Location

Berkshire Nursing Families will no longer working out of North Adams Regional Hospital. Instead, BNF will be working at the following location, beginning Saturday, March 29, 2014. Downstairs at the The Blackinton Center (Former Incarnation Church) 1288 Massachusetts...

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Welcome to the new BNF website!

Our new website has finally gone public.  Building upon the bases established by our previous website, is a new and easily accessible resource to the breastfeeding community of Northern Berkshire County.  Take a poke around.  Maybe you...

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We are only able to provide our world-class service free of charge because of generous donations from people like you.

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