News Archive

  • 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...

  • Pelham affordable housing project gets some seed f...
    Daily Gazette Hampshire / Jan 22, 2020

    A project to bring 34 affordable housing units to an Amherst Road property that features a former fly rod factory building and farmhouse is moving forward. The Community Economic Development Assistance Corp. of Bo...

  • Boston-Area Mixed-Income Asset Lands Construction ...
    Multi-Housing News / Jan 16, 2020

    NeighborWorks Housing Solutions has received $4.7 million in construction financing for Sycamore on Main, a mixed-income community in Brockton, Mass. The property will encompass 48 deed-restricted units which will be af...

  • 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...

  • 10 Boston developments to watch in 2020
    RealEstate / Jan 10, 2020

    So far, Boston’s building boom shows no signs of abating in 2020. In the last six years, the Boston Planning and Development Agency has permitted about 65 million square feet of new developme...

  • 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...