July 27, 2013 For many years, the non-profit organization ABCD (Action for Boston Community Development agency) has kept kids off the streets, while helping them earn some extra money during the summer with a program […]
May 25, 2013 Sequestration cuts are causing havoc on programs which help our children across the nation. More than 70,000 children from poor families are being eliminated from the gold-standard Head Start program, which was […]
Congress and the White House have just four days to stop $85 billion in automatic spending cuts, known as the sequester.
The group ABCD, who helps connect those in need with fuel assistance, says all 5,000 of their customers in Boston who use home heating oil have used up their benefits this winter.
October 06, 2012 For the last 50 years, federal employees have had the opportunity to improve the quality of life for many people in their community by being part of the Combined Federal Campaign or […]
May 19, 2012 She has dedicated most of her life to giving back to the Latino community in Boston and the state of Massachusetts. As head of ABCD’s Boston Hispanic Center for more than two […]
March 31, 2012 Keeping kids off the streets and helping them earn some extra money during the summer is the main goal of a summer jobs program in Boston called SummerWorks, by the Action for […]
March 17, 2012 If you haven’t filed your income tax returns this year, here is some important information you should know before you do so! On this edition of “Centro”, we’ll talk about a program […]
December 24, 2011 Last week, we did a special segment called “Help for the Holidays”, where we featured a non-profit organization that has done a great job offering much needed services to our community. Because […]
October 22, 2011 For almost half a century, an organization called MASSCAP has been helping low income families in the state of Massachusetts. MASSCAP is an association of 24 community action agencies which help people […]