Massachusetts Recovery Update

Week of August 8, 2010


Quote of the Week:

"All of the components were made here in Massachusetts. This is putting people back to work."

State Senator Karen Spilka, on the stimulus-funded Ashland energy projects.


photo: John Hampe FACES OF ECONOMIC RECOVERY

" After 22 years of being out of school, I was surprised I could do it."

John Hampe, on going back to school to retrain as an IT technician. Hampe's retraining was paid for by the stimulus-funded National Emergency Grants.





YOUR RECOVERY DOLLARS AT WORK: NEWS & UPDATES

Don't Miss Out: Recovery & Reinvestment blog: A Haven For Kids Thrives in Brockton Read more.


Stimulus energizes Ashland

photo: Ashland Solar Project
For the town of Ashland, energy efficiency is no longer just a buzz word: its stimulus-funded grant has enabled the town to utilize solar energy and upgrade its water pumps at its water treatment facility. Read more.





Stimulus Stories:
Easing the nursing shortage, a stimulus-funded scholarship at a time

photo: Regis Nursing College
For Regis College, the tuition relief that stimulus provided for its nursing students is not only a huge help to those individuals but also incredibly significant to the nursing sector. Regis received $9,000 for its Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students and $270K for its Nurse Faculty Loan Program. Read more.




WHAT RECOVERY CAN DO FOR YOU: JOB & CONTRACT OPPORTUNITIES

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Opportunities for Individuals:

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FEATURED JOB OF THE WEEK: Resource Development Manager - Lower Merrimack Valley Workforce Investment Area

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Opportunities For Businesses: Search for Contracts

FEATURED CONTRACT OF THE WEEK: Supporting the Conditions for School Effectiveness - The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (ESE) seeks providers to offer education improvement services

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