The United Way of Tri-County, although once perceived as the middle man, now operates a hybrid model of serving people in the community with child literacy, mental health, food security and employment programs. President and CEO, Paul Mina explains.
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.
YouthBuild Boston is an innovative non-profit that builds the workforce and affordable housing. YouthBuild Boston also serves local non-profits, and creates service projects for area businesses. Ken Smith, Executive Director, tells you how during Comcast Newsmakers.
College Bound Dorchester gives a second chance to high school dropouts by providing a bridge to college and the resources needed to succeed. Mark Culliton, joins Jenny Johnson to discuss this transformative program changing lives through education.
La Voz is a free Spanish-language community newspaper distributed to Lynn, Peabody, Revere and Salem all on the North Shore of Massachusetts. Reaching these communities that previously were not served, La Voz has become the voice of the Latino Community.
Interview recorded on November 21, 2017. Hosted by Jenny Johnson.
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Revere Massachusetts, home to America's first public beach is undergoing a renaissance. From new beachfront hotels to 161 acres of Suffolk Downs situated in Revere becoming home to Amazon H2Q. Hear from Mayor Arrigo all of Revere's possibilities.