Berkshire county is rich in volunteer and internship opportunities. Volunteer at your local food pantry, community meal sites or farmers’ market. Learn valuable skills in relation to cultivation, growing and food production. Scroll down to find something that is right for you! Get involved and seize the day!


95 Old Cheshire Road Lanesborough MA

CSA farms shares for fresh produce, meat and eggs. Vegetables are grown without the use of chemicals from June through July.  All items are sold at  local… Read more »

equinox community farm


237 Bow Wow Road Sheffield MA

Whole sale farm operation specializing in organic salad greens.  Produces for the Berkshire Co-Op Market and Guidos. Interns who are interested in production farming are welcome.

Moon in the pond farm


816 Barnum Street Sheffield MA

CSA farm and farm stand open every day from dawn to dusk. Additional farm stand located in front of Rubinier’s Cheese Shop in Great Barrington MA. Open… Read more »

Caretaker farm.fw

(413) 458-9691

1210 Hancock Road, Williamstown, MA, 01267

CSA farm open every Tuesday and Friday from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m. and on Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Low income shares are available. Workshops… Read more »


98 State Line Road West Stockbridge MA

Farm stand open May through October every Friday through Sunday from 10:00 a.m. -7:00 p.m.   Lettuce, tomatoes, squash and so much more! At Three Maples, part… Read more »


973 Barker Road Pittsfield MA

Bittersweet farm stand open July through October daily 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.  Farm stand offers fresh produce, fresh cut flowers, hay and straw. Volunteers are welcome!… Read more »


442 Stockbridge Road Great Barrington MA

Market runs June through September every Thursday from 3:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m. Accepts WIC and SNAP benefits as well as senior checks. Volunteers are welcome! Please call… Read more »


42 East Hawley Road Pittsfield MA

Please contact to become apart of a seedling CSA! Accepts WIC benefits and senior cars at all Farmers’ Market locations in Lanesborough and Pittsfield. Only accepts SNAP… Read more »


303 Rannapo Road Sheffield MA

Farm stand open when corn is in season. Pick your own pumpkins in the fall! Volunteers and interns are welcome! Please call for more information.


45 Dodd Road Sandisfield Ma

Please call to become apart of the herd share for fresh milk!  No artificial growth hormones or chemicals.  Joshua’s Farm now offers classes in keeping a family… Read more »


600 Wiliams Street Pittsfield MA

Farm store open year round from dawn to dusk. Currently a CSA Farm and soon to accept SNAP benefits!  Unbeknownst to of most Pittsfield, Donna and Bill… Read more »


11 Phillips Road South Egremont MA

Farm Store open daily from 7:00 a.m.- 7:00 p.m.  We sell maple syrup, jams and jellies. Volunteers and potential interns please call or email for more information.


74 Undermountain Road South Egremont MA

Please call Peter Maggio for seasonal information and pick up times.  Mayflower Farm raises sheep, chickens and offers lambs and wool for sale.  In addition to their… Read more »

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196 South Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201

Community meals offered September- May on Mondays and Tuesdays at 12:00 p.m. and June-August Mondays and Thursdays at 12:00 p.m. Suggested donation of $2.00 for individuals age 60+…. Read more »



5 Irving Avenue North Adams MA 01247

Jennifer Munoz facilitates school and community gardens in 13-15 locations around North Adams and Adams. Programming is free and open to people of all ages/abilities. Learn to… Read more »


91 American Legion Drive, North Adams MA

Holiday Christmas meal December 25th 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  Free to the community, donation is optional. Emergency housing shelter. Please call or inquire within for more… Read more »


25 Park Place, Lee, MA 01238

From May 23 through September 5, every Saturday from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Currently looking for additional vendors. Please call for more information! Volunteers are welcome!  Please call for… Read more »

west stockbridge farmers market

Ginna Dudney 413.854.8607

Harris St West Stockbridge, MA 01266

Open from May 21st through October 8th every Thursday from 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.  SNAP and WIC benefits are accepted. We are a small, friendly Market with… Read more »

413-743-8300 ext. 173

8 Park Street, Adams MA 01220

Adams Farmer’s Market is open June through August every Sunday from 10:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m. Volunteers are welcome! Please call or email for more information.


125 South Main Street, Sheffield, MA

Open from June 5th through October 9th every Friday from 3:00-6:00 p.m. The Sheffield Farmers’ Market is your one-stop shop for fabulous local, farm-fresh food on Friday afternoons,… Read more »


65 Walker Street Lenox MA

Community lunch every Monday and Friday at 12:00 p.m.  Suggested $2.00 donation. Brown Bag program every 2nd Wednesday of the month from 11:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m.  For… Read more »

adams visitor

(413) 743-8333

3 Hoosac Street Adams, MA 01220

Community lunch every Monday and Friday at 11:30 am for seniors age 60 and older.  Please call 48 hours in advance to reserve your spot.  Suggested $2.00… Read more »


119 School St., Cheshire, MA, 01225

Community lunch every Monday and Wednesday at 11:30 a.m. Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance. Suggested $2.00 donation. Community breakfast first Saturday of every month… Read more »

(413) 528-1955

2 Van Deusenville Road, Great Barrington, MA 01230

Free community lunch every Wednesday at 12:00 p.m.  Please call ahead in bad weather.  Often extra leftovers and fresh vegetables to take home.  Free Thanksgiving dinner. Please… Read more »



40 Field Street Ext. Dalton, MA 01226

Community lunch every Monday and Thursday at 12:00 p.m.  Suggested $2.00 donation for seniors, $7.50 for non-seniors.  Please RSVP at least one full business day in advance…. Read more »

South Congregational Church


110 South Street Pittsfield, MA 01201-6110

Free community dinner every Wednesday at 5:00 p.m. Food pantry every Wednesday through Thursday from 7:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Volunteers are welcome! Please call for more… Read more »



193 Robbins Ave. Pittsfield, MA 01201

Community breakfast  every Monday through Friday  from 9:15 a.m. – 11:00 p.m. Community lunch every Monday and Friday from 12:00 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. Community lunch every… Read more »



298 West Street Pittsfield, MA 02102

Free community breakfast every Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Free community dinner every Sunday at 4:30 p.m. Food pantry every Monday – Friday at… Read more »