The Mel King Institute held its largest virtual Stand Against Racism event on April 29

Annually, the Mel King Institute takes part in the YWCA’s nation-wide Stand Against Racism Campaign. This campaign takes place each year during the month of April...

Supportive Housing Units Receive State Funds

On March 31st, Governor Baker, Lt. Governor Polito, and House Speaker Mariano joined Quincy Mayor Koch in Quincy to celebrate the awarding of funding to...

State Housing Agencies Team Up to Offer New Path for Emergency Rental Assistance

The MA Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) announced the Subsidized Housing Emergency Rental Assistance (SHERA) Program , a collaboration with...

MACDC Members Prominent as DHCD Announces Affordable Housing Awards

On March 2nd, Baker Administration officials were joined by local officials and project sponsors in a virtual announcement of 12 affordable housing awards. ...

MACDC Partners with LISC Boston and Resonant Energy to Launch Solar Retrofit Program

On January 28th, more than 60 people, including representatives from a dozen MACDC Members, attended the Launch, via Zoom, of the Solar Technical Assistance Retrofit (...

Extra Time: MA Legislature Adopts Conference Agreement to Approve Economic Development Bond Bill

In the early morning hours of January 6th, in the last sitting of the 192nd General Court – merely hours before a new legislature would be sworn in, legislators...

Pandemic Response: Supporting our small business community - A story about the power of relationships, collaboration, advocacy, and persistence

As the Commonwealth and the Country came to terms with the true impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic in mid-March 2020, I closed the MACDC offices, and sent our staff home...

Community Investment Tax Credit: 2020 Program Impact Report

INTRODUCTION The Massachusetts Community Investment Tax Credit (CITC) program, launched in 2014, continues to be a reliable source of funds for Community Development...

Two CDC Projects Awarded Funds in 2020 Affordable Housing Program Competition

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston awarded $7.2 Million to 5 Massachusetts affordable housing projects, through its Affordable Housing Program (AHP), part of more...

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