Week of January 3, 2010
Quote of the Week:
"The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act put billions into the economy at its darkest hour and it has done so with unprecedented levels of transparency for how the money is being spent."
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FACES OF ECONOMIC RECOVERY
"We were facing an absolutely devastating situation here if we did not receive those funds."
YOUR RECOVERY DOLLARS AT WORK: NEWS & UPDATES
Recovery & Reinvestment blog: Stimulus Funds Help Banneker Students Succeed Read more
Stimulus saves English literacy class
A $50K Recovery Act award saved the Everett Literacy Program, one of the largest English for Students of Other Languages program for immigrant adults in the state. "When we got the news that we would be able to bring those 54 students and rehire teachers thanks to this grant, it was like an unexpected miracle happening," said Meg English, the program's coordinator. Read more.
Stimulus-funded energy appliance rebate program to start
Massachusetts will offer a Home Appliance Energy Rebate Program. Residents who buy Energy Star-rated dishwashers, washing machines, freezers and refrigerators will be eligible for mail-in rebates. Read more.
WHAT RECOVERY CAN DO FOR YOU: JOB & CONTRACT OPPORTUNITIES
Opportunities for Individuals:
FEATURED JOB OF THE WEEK: Professional engineer
Opportunities For Businesses: Search for Contracts
FEATURED CONTRACT OF THE WEEK: Child support services
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