Week of August 1, 2010
Quote of the Week:
Secretary of the Treasury Timothy F. Geithner in an editorial in The New York Times, on the impact of the stimulus program on the country's economic recovery.
FACES OF ECONOMIC RECOVERY
"YouthBuild Fall River helps these troubled teens turn their lives around and become productive members of the community."
YOUR RECOVERY DOLLARS AT WORK: NEWS & UPDATES
Don't Miss Out: Recovery & Reinvestment blog: Providing a Head Start on Life Read more.
Stimulus helps fund small biz clean energy grants
The Department of Energy will award $188 million to small businesses in 34 states to develop technologies with a strong potential for commercialization and job creation and to help those businesses bring clean energy ideas to the marketplace. The award includes $73 million in Recovery Act funding. There are 39 projects in 24 Massachusetts-based companies that will receive awards. Read more.
Stimulus Stories: Giving Fall River youth opportunity and hope
For teens raised in poverty, it is difficult to find opportunity -- or hope. YouthBuild Fall River is addressing this with the help of a $1.1 million stimulus grant that is enabling the agency in this South coast city to provide youth with education, training and support. Read more.
WHAT RECOVERY CAN DO FOR YOU: JOB & CONTRACT OPPORTUNITIES
Opportunities for Individuals:
FEATURED JOB OF THE WEEK: Energy Payment/Office Assistant - Quincy Community Action Programs
Opportunities For Businesses: Search for Contracts
FEATURED CONTRACT OF THE WEEK: Department of Public Works Municipal Garage HVAC Replacement - City of Marlborough
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