Joe's Summer Sabbatical

Thanks to the generosity and support of the MACDC board and staff, I was able to take a two-month summer sabbatical this year – my first full summer vacation in a...

Defining Health Equity: “I know it when I see it”

In the five months since I started at MACDC as the Program Director for Health Equity, I have struggled to define the key term imbedded in my title: “health...

The Mel King Institute’s Public Housing Training Program trains hundreds of residents across Massachusetts

PHTP particpants at a recent training in Ludlow. “Before the (PHTP) training, I didn’t understand the way things work… The training is serious. I like...

By the Numbers: CDCs That Led the Way in Supporting Families in 2018

MACDC is proud to document the collective impact of CDCs in our annual GOALs Report.  In the 2019 Report, we celebrated this collective impact CDCs achieved in...

Secretary Kennealy and Undersecretary Chan Visit MACDC Members’ Affordable Housing Projects

Secretary Kennealy on a visit to Valley Community Development's Sergeant House, a 31-unit supportive housing development in Northampton MACDC would like to thank...

Strengthening Hospital-CDC Partnerships – A new focus of MACDC

Massachusetts hospitals devote millions of dollars annually to public health programs that serve their surrounding communities. As hospitals shift the focus of their...

MACDC's top priorities supported in FY 2020 State Budget

This past weekend, the FY 2020 Budget Conference Committee came to an agreement on a $43.1 billion budget proposal, which the House and the Senate subsequently approved...

State Funds Workforce Housing and Narrowing the Racial Homeownership Gap

On July 9, Governor Baker, joined by Undersecretary for Housing and Community Development Janelle Chan, and MassHousing Executive Director Chrystal Kornegay, announced $...

ONE Mortgage program made more affordable in Boston

On July 18, Mayor Marty Walsh announced that the Barriers to Homeownership Working Group, in a partnership with the Massachusetts Affordable Housing Alliance (MAHA) and...
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