Springfield WORKS recognized by Mass DTA for Career Pathways Work

The Massachusetts Department of Transitional Assistance recently recognized the work of Springfield WORKS in a press release. The press release quotes our Director, Anna Kandilis, saying, “Springfield WORKS teamed up with the DTA Works Coordinator for the West and Central regions to bring a DTA Works career track program to Springfield. We agreed that the…

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Springfield WORKS Hosts Data Walk Press Event

Springfield WORKS recently announced that they have received a $400,000 Community Empowerment and Reinvestment Grant. The grant will help us to research and address the problems facing formerly-incarcerated youth. The first step in this process is raising awareness. That is why, on Tuesday, August 23rd, Springfield WORKS hosted a press event and data walk to showcase the important information we have collected so far about this at-risk population.

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Managing the Cliff Effect (Viewpoint)

Mass Live and the Springfield Republican recently published the story of our team’s Community Alignment Specialist, Eneida Molina! In the article, she shares her experience navigating the cliff effect and argues that legislation should be passed to help eliminate the cliff effect for others. Read More at MassLive.

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