Newsletter Archive

  • CIF Fall 2020 Newsletter

    Dear Colleagues and Partners, Fall has come with many challenges for early education and out-of-school time providers, parents, and children. The provider community has risen to the challenge, as it always does, and h...

  • CIF Summer 2020 Newsletter

    Dear Colleagues and Partners, This summer has been unlike any other in our lifetimes. Dealing with the coronavirus pandemic these last six months has been stressful for everyone. In May, the country watched in horror ...

  • CEDAC Spring 2020 Newsletter

    Dear Friends, We at CEDAC mourn the recent deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, Rayshard Brooks, and countless other Black Americans whose lives have been cut short by racist violence.  Their murder...

  • CIF Winter 2020 Newsletter

    Dear Colleagues and Partners, We continue to stay busy with the FY20 ...

  • CEDAC Winter 2020 Newsletter

    Dear Friends, Happy New Year! CEDAC ended 2019 on a strong note, highlighting the important work we pursued preserving affordable housing, providing trainings to community development organizations throughout the stat...

  • CIF Fall 2019 Newsletter

    Dear Colleagues and Partners, This fall, we had the opportunity to attend Groundbreaking or Ribbon Cutting events for three projects that co-locate child care and affordable housing: Brookview House, the Elizabeth Sto...

  • CEDAC Summer 2019 Newsletter

    Dear Friends, Summer has just ended but it’s been a fruitful one. As you’ll see in our newsletter, the highlight of the year for affordable housing production and preservation occurred on July 18th with the annou...

  • CIF Summer 2019 Newsletter

    Dear Colleagues and Partners, This Spring, we hosted our "Let's Take It Outside" training on outdoor play spaces at the Mass Audubon's Boston Nature Center, which has been a great partner as we work with nonprofit ear...

  • CEDAC Spring 2019 Newsletter

    Dear Friends, Happy Spring! These past few months have been a particularly exciting time for CEDAC, as we’ve had a chance to look back at 40 years of strengthening communities in Massachusetts.  We culminated this ...

  • CIF Spring 2019 Newsletter

    Dear Colleagues and Partners, We are enjoying a busy 2019, with many exciting projects in development and with early education as a popular topic of discussion at the national and local levels. At the end of 2018, we ...

  • CEDAC Winter 2018/2019 Newsletter

    Dear Friends, Happy New Year! We’re hopeful that 2019 will be as productive a year in community development as 2018 was. So as we head into this new year, we thought we’d take a few minutes to celebrate the achiev...

  • CIF Winter 2018 Newsletter

    Dear Colleagues and Partners, Children’s Investment Fund celebrates a momentous year! In 2018, we: became a certified Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) and received federal funding through the CDFI...