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10.03.2019

In the Bay State Banner: Will you pledge to make sure your community counts in the 2020 Census?

Six months from now, on April 1, 2020, the U.S. census will be in full swing. This is our opportunity of the decade to get our fair share of public resources and political representation. The census will determine our political representation from city council to Congress.

10.02.2019

On Universal Hub: Several chances to catch at-large council candidates in forums this month

By adamg on Tue, 10/01/2019 – 10:58am The Cedar Grove Civic Association holds a forum for the eight candidates vying for four at-large seats on the Boston City Council 7 p.m. tonight at Florian Hall, 55 Hallett St. in Dorchester. Other forums for at-large candidates this month: Wednesday, 5:30 p.m., Environmental League of Massachusetts, BPL main library in […]

06.18.2019

On Boston City TV: 2020 Census Roxbury Counts (promo)

Mayor Martin Walsh joins the Madison Park Development Corporation to promote the community’s effort to facilitate a fair and accurate census count in the neighborhood of Roxbury.

06.10.2019

In Sampan: Mayor’s Office of Financial Empowerment releases new report exploring potential power of youth credit building

Recognizing the consequential impacts credit can have on the lives of young adults, the Mayor’s Office of Financial Empowerment (OFE) in partnership with Citi Community Development and Working Credit NFP, today released a new report from the Dukakis Center for Urban and Regional Policy at Northeastern University that outlines recommendations for creating multi-faceted programs that help individuals establish good credit at an early age, in order to gain control of personal finances and establish economic mobility.