MVCC awarded $41,000 from Berkshire Bank Foundation to support local entrepreneurs and thINCubator

The Mohawk Valley Community College Foundation, Inc., was awarded a three-year $36,000 naming sponsorship and an additional $5,000 from Berkshire Bank Foundation to support MVCC’s entrepreneurial ventures at thINCubator and the College’s Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!), respectively.

“Berkshire Bank understands the importance of providing financial education to assist local communities to fuel small businesses,” stated Jennifer Hunt, AVP, commercial administrative manager. “We are proud to support Mohawk Valley entrepreneurs with tailored financial solutions to empower communities to innovate businesses, create jobs, and grow wealth.”

Today, a ribbon cutting ceremony was held with Berkshire Bankers and the Mohawk Valley Community College Foundation.

The naming sponsorship will turn thINCubator’s Community Room into the Berkshire Bank Room, a critical resource for startups and small businesses in the region, according to thINCubator Director Ryan Miller.