BCNC provides resources and support to help Boston's Asian immigrants and Asian American community achieve greater economic success and social well-being. The Pao Arts Center is the first community art center and cultural anchor in Chinatown.
Hosted by: Eric Clemons Produced by: Greater Boston Newsmakers Team
Everyone must adapt to an ever-changing world, but the challenges for girls and young women in our culture don’t seem to be getting any easier. Joining host Eric Clemons is the Executive Director of Girls Inc. of Holyoke, MA, Suzanne Parker.
Exeter New Hampshire Town Manager, Russ Dean, sits down with Jenny Johnson at the New Hampshire Institute of Politics to discuss infrastructure, construction of a wastewater facility, affordable housing, the senior population and civic engagement.
When the state focuses on collaborating with local businesses, non-profits, financial institutions and communities, it can lead to economic growth both locally and state-wide. Joining Eric Clemons is the TDI Fellow at MassDevelopment, Laura Masulis.
Connecticut TransAdvocacy Coalition Executive Director, Diana Lombardi, joins Newsmakers to discuss challenges and progress as the transgender community seeks equality and an end to discrimination in all areas of life.
The New Britain Museum of American Art conserves and exhibits a collection of the best works in all artistic media by American artists; including upcoming exhibits by Georgia O'Keefe and film star Dennis Hopper. Director, Min Jung Kim, joins Newsmakers.
There are nearly 1800 United Ways around the world, helping connect people to the services that can make the difference in their well-being and survival. Host Eric Clemons’ guest is the President & CEO of the United Way of Pioneer Valley, James Ayers.
Tony Williams Dance Center provides quality dance instruction to a diverse urban community. Tony's motto "Dance with Diversity" exemplifies that quality dance builds physical and mental discipline and is also an excellent means of cultural education.
Interview recorded on November 21, 2017 at Suffolk University.
Lawrence CommunityWorks (LCW) provides access to high-quality affordable housing and commercial development in an effort to create vibrant neighborhoods and empower both youth and adult residents with opportunities to move themselves and the city of Lawrence forward.
Interview recorded on August 22, 2017 at Suffolk University. Hosted by Jenny Johnson.
The Boston Harbor, once among the nation's the dirtiest, was transformed by the decades long clean up efforts of Save the Harbor Save the Bay into one of the country's cleanest harbors with people boating, kayaking and swimming in its waters again.
Interview recorded on September 26, 2017.
Film Intervening Getting High Team (F.I.G.H.T) is a youth mentoring program battling the opioid crisis through creative outlets. Founder, Johnny Hickey, shares how his personal experiences with opioids led to his film OxyMoron and the founding F.I.G.H.T.