Announcements Archive

  • Governor Baker’s FY18 EEOST Award Announceme...

    At INSITES this week, we recount Governor Baker's recent announcement of $4 million in FY18 Early Education and Out of School Time (EEOST) Capital Fund awards at Crispus Attucks Children’s Center in Dorchester. Read...

  • Recovery in the Community: Housing’s Role in Men...

    At INSITES this week, we hear from the Massachusetts Department of Mental Health as they outline their community-based approach to improving access to affordable and supportive housing for clients with mental illness....

  • Happy Birthday, INSITES!

    This week, we celebrate INSITES turning one year old! The blog has allowed us to share important information about our efforts in supporting the community development sector, and we've been astounded by the positive feed...

  • An In-Depth Look Into Extremely Low Income Renters...

    At INSITES this week, we share a paper written by Bill Brauner, Director of Housing Preservation & Policy at CEDAC, that takes an in-depth look into extremely low income renters in America’s central cities. The pap...

  • YWCA Of Central Mass and Community Leader, Linda C...

    At INSITES this week, we highlight the YWCA of Central Massachusetts and its Executive Director, Linda Cavaioli. CEDAC and the Children’s Investment Fund are proud to be partnering with the Y on a critical housing and...

  • Governor Baker and Undersecretary Chan Announce 20...

    At INSITES this week, we recount Governor Baker and Undersecretary Chan's recent announcement of 19 affordable housing projects across Massachusetts that will receive housing tax credits and capital subsidies to produc...

  • Children’s Investment Fund Becomes A Certified C...

    At INSITES this week, we share some welcome news: Children’s Investment Fund (CIF), an affiliate of CEDAC, has been certified by the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions (CD...

  • Celebrating Milestone Work Anniversaries at CEDAC

    At INSITES this week, we hear from two CEDAC staff members: Bill Brauner, Director of Housing Preservation & Policy, and Carolyn Williams, Finance & HR Manager, as they each reflect on their 15 years contributing...

  • Let’s Take It Outside: Developing Natural Pl...

    At INSITES this week, we learn about the recent Let's Take It Outside: Developing Natural Play Spaces (LTIO) training offered by CEDAC affiliate Children's Investment Fund. LTIO provides an overview of creating and mai...

  • Summer 2018 Newsletter

    As you will see in our Summer newsletter, the hard work and dedication of our community development partners in the Commonwealth has resulted in numerous events held to highlight project accomplishments over the last few...

  • Building Stronger Centers Through the Children’s...

    At INSITES this week, we hear from Tess Carenbauer, Public Relations & Marketing Associate at CEDAC, about the recent Building Stronger Centers Training Institute (BSC) offered by the Children's Investment Fund, an...

  • Strengthening Communities Through the Kuehn Planni...

    At INSITES this week, we hear from guest blogger Jennifer Gilbert, Executive Director at the Kuehn Charitable Foundation, about the Kuehn Planning Grants, which help non-profit organizations in Massachusetts explore the...