About Us

The Christian Center is dedicated to providing human services throughout Berkshire  County                                  We are  committed to the principle that poverty’s  vicious cycle can be broken only by giving children and adults the tools, motivation, and the self-esteem  to  succeed.                                                                                                           Our stated mission:                                                       “uplifting the community by empowering individuals with dignity, nourishment and hope.

The Christian Center is the oldest social service organization in   Berkshire County. Founded in 1892 by parishioners of the First Methodist Church, the Center was  originally known as the Epworth Mission. The Christian Center is a secular non-profit organization.      Contributions to the Center qualify under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.