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Budget Summary FY2018

70031206 - Massachusetts Service Alliance
Data Current as of:  12/6/2017





Account Description FY2017
Spending
FY2018
GAA
7003-1206 Massachusetts Service Alliance
For the Massachusetts Service Alliance, Inc. to administer state service corps grants and provide training and support to volunteer and service organizations; provided, that not less than $400,000 shall be expended for the Urban League of Springfield, Inc.; provided further, that not less than $250,000 shall be expended to the Department of Planning and Development in the city of Lowell for the creation of an economic development grant program; provided further, that not less than $250,000 shall be expended towards workforce efforts at the Pine Street Inn in Boston; provided further, that $125,000 shall be expended for the Moving Ahead Program at the St. Francis House in Boston; provided further, that not less than $200,000 shall be expended to Career Resources Corporation in Haverhill toward employment services for veterans with disabilities; provided further, that not less than $400,000 be expended for the Urban League of Eastern Massachusetts; provided, that $50,000 shall be expended for the Cambridge Economic Opportunity Committee; provided further, that not less than $50,000 shall be expended to CONNECT, a financial opportunity center in the city of Chelsea; provided further, that not less than $50,000 shall be expended to Arlington Community Trabajando Inc. in the city of Lawrence; provided further, that not less than $15,000 be expended for La Feria Internacional del Libro, Inc. in the city of Lawrence for the purpose of assisting literacy and promoting reading in the greater Lawrence community through advocacy, programming and the annual Lawrence International Book Festival; and provided further, that $15,000 shall be expended for financial assistance for qualified seniors in the city of Newton to receive the services of Newton At Home, Inc

1,450,000 3,080,000

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