Posted by: Liz Curtis, Executive Director, Massachusetts Interagency Council on Housing and Homelessness On Monday, November 16th, a group of homeless service providers, advocates and state agency representatives from across the state came together for a Peer Learning Session in Worcester. The session …Continue Reading The Fight to End Homelessness Goes to Worcester
Posted by: Elizabeth Clay, Director of Grassroots Governance This morning I had the opportunity to join Governor Patrick, Secretary Greg Bialecki, fellow state employees and young people from Boston’s Year Up Program volunteering at the Greater Boston Food Bank, sorting cans of food to be …Continue Reading Governor volunteers at the Greater Boston Food Bank – How will you get involved this winter?
Posted by: Liz Curtis, Executive Director, Massachusetts Interagency Council on Housing and Homelessness Each year the National Coalition for the Homeless and the National Student Campaign Against Hunger and Homelessness sponsor National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness week. As we lead up to Thanksgiving we …Continue Reading It’s National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week! Get Involved!
Posted by: Madelyn Grant, Senior Assistant Director, Governor’s Office of Boards and Commissions “And I will be calling on you each one of you to stay engaged, to bring forward your solutions, not just your problems, to suggest a better way, to keep your …Continue Reading Serve the Commonwealth on a Board or Commission: Find Out How
Posted by: Secretary Ann L. Hartstein, Executive Office of Elder Affairs Having been involved with seniors most of my professional life, I am deeply committed to the idea that if I want to know what people are thinking and what they want, I have to …Continue Reading Connecting with Seniors across the Commonwealth
Jeffrey Simon Director, MA Recovery & Reinvestment Office View Jeffrey’s Bio Greetings, I’m Jeffrey Simon. I head up the Massachusetts Recovery and Reinvestment Office. Governor Patrick has assigned our office the task of overseeing the federal stimulus program here in Massachusetts. I’d like to fill …Continue Reading Engage with the MA Recovery and Reinvestment Office
Posted by: Brianna Busby, Governor’s Statewide Youth Council member (Plymouth County) On October 24, 2009 the Governor’s Statewide Youth Council, in partnership with the Governor’s Office of Community Affairs and the Department of Public Health, hosted their first ever Connecting For Change: Youth Empowerment Project …Continue Reading Connecting For Change Summit – Youth Empowerment in the Commonwealth
Deval Patrick Governor, Commonwealth of Massachusetts View Governor’s Bio Today is election day in Massachusetts. In cities and towns all across the state, people will head to the polls to vote for city council members, mayors, and other local leadership. Actions at the local level …Continue Reading Election Day: Make Your Voice Heard
Posted by: Chris Dempsey, Assistant Secretary of Transportation Change is coming to transportation, and we want you to be a part of it. You’ve probably heard about the reform bill which merges the state’s major transportation agencies into MassDOT on November 1st. As part of …Continue Reading 2009 EOT Developers Challenge and Conference