News Archive

  • A $5 million investment in kids at Greater Lowell ...
    Lowell Sun / Mar 06, 2020

    A $5 million “investment in the future of our kids” should be ready by September as the Greater Lowell YMCA embarked Friday on a renovation and expansion project to its Thorndi...

  • Belchertown Day School buys land at former State S...
    MassLive / Feb 05, 2020

    Belchertown Day School has purchased two acres the former site of the Belchertown State School, where it plans to build a 8,600-square-foot early-childhood education center and afterschool f...

  • Making room for growth, GLCAC makes final push to ...
    The Eagle-Tribune / Jan 16, 2020

    Sharing the parking lot with a Dunkin', the building looks a lot like a strip mall. That's because at one time, it was. From the outside, the Child Care Center at 581 Andover St. is ...

  • Cape Ann Y gets $1M for early ed center
    Gloucester Daily Times / Jan 14, 2020

    With help from a state grant, the new Cape Ann YMCA will be able to provide more space for in-house educational opportunities for young children. The new YMCA, which is slated to open i...

  • Women-led YWCA construction project breaks ground ...
    Telegram / Jan 09, 2020

    Poised to “meet the challenge of the new downtown,” as YWCA Central Massachusetts President Roberta Brien announced, the all women-led construction team for the YWCA’s $24 million re...

  • Worcester YWCA begins $24M renovation
    Worcester Business Journal / Jan 09, 2020

    The YWCA Central Massachusetts began construction Thursday on a $24-million renovation of its Worcester facility. The construction project has already hit a milestone: what the nonprofi...

  • Greater Lowell YMCA receives $1 million for renova...
    Lowell Sun / Dec 28, 2019

    Smiling kids smear green paint on paper plates. It’s Christmas Eve, and children in the Greater Lowell YMCA’s school-age care group are crafting cone-shaped pine trees. ...

  • Central Mass. YMCA receives $1M state grant to imp...
    Telegram.com / Dec 27, 2019

    The YMCA of Central Massachusetts was among six early education providers around the state this month to receive a $1 million grant to improve their facilities. In total, Gov. Charlie Baker a...

  • YWCA Gets Piece of $6 Million Grant from State to ...
    This Week in Worcester / Dec 20, 2019

    The Baker-Polito Administration and the Community Economic Development Assistance Corporation (CEDAC) announced $6 million in grant awards for facility improvements at early education and care p...

  • YMCA Cape Cod Receives $1M Grant for Hyannis Early...
    CapeCod.com / Dec 20, 2019

    The YMCA Cape Cod has been awarded a $1 million grant from the state to support a new early education center in downtown Hyannis. The grant was one of six announced Thursday at the Hyannis Vi...

  • Baker-Polito Administration Awards $6 Million for ...
    Department of Early Education and Care, Executive Office of Education / Dec 19, 2019

    The Baker-Polito Administration and the Community Economic Development Assistance Corporation (CEDAC) today announced $6 million in grant awards for facility improvements at early education and ...

  • YMCA Cape Cod gets $1M grant for child care center
    Cape Cod Times / Dec 19, 2019

    The Hyannis Village Marketplace will be home to a new early education center this fall with help from a $1 million capital grant the YMCA Cape Cod received from the Baker-Polito administration. ...