For 30 years the Spirit of Springfield has been producing community events that enhance the quality of life by providing people with a sense of community, civic pride and opportunities for celebration. President, Judy Matt, joins Eric Clemons.
Hosted by: Eric ClemonsProduced by: Western New England 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.
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.
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.
As liberty depends on freedom of the press and the printed word yields to electronic media, journalism must evolve with the times to sustain that freedom. Host Eric Clemons is joined by the publisher of Af-Am Point of View News Magazine, Frederick Hurst.
Puerto Rican Americans are the 2nd largest ethnic group in the U.S. after Mexican Americans. The Puerto Rican Cultural Center is inclusive to all ethnicities and offers programs including ESL, the arts and history to the all of the Hispanic population.
Interview recorded on September 12, 2017. Hosted by Nathan O'Leary.
Entrepreneurship, innovation and small businesses around Greater Holyoke are growing the economy and creating jobs. The Greater Holyoke Chamber works with these local businesses with a focus on education, workforce development and economic development.
Interview recorded on May 23, 2017 at the Majestic Theater. Hosted by Eric Clemons.