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Building Healthy and Vibrant Communities for All.

There's a lot of work that goes into identifying the right interventions on a community level. Fortunately, Worcester County enjoys a strong network of thoughtful and strategic nonprofit organizations committed to doing what works--mobilizing people, learning from practice, and working collaboratively with others.


Summer: An Opportunity to Make a Dent in the Achievement Gap

With the end of school, and the launch yesterday of Recreation Worcester's program, the summer learning season is upon us.  That's right - the learning season.  This is a big deal for the families and children of Worcester, and doing something about it is our shared concern.


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Ann Lisi and Chris O'Keeffe on air with Hank Stolz

Hank Stolz welcomes Ann and Chris to speak about the citywide initiative to curb the early childhood education achievement gap.

Foundation Committed to Reducing the Achievement Gap

Innovative Program Inspires Joint Effort with United Way of Central Mass., City of Worcester, Worcester Education Collaborative, Family Services of Central Mass., and Worcester Public Schools

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