New data resource for Pioneer Valley; New England Fathering Conference – 3/13-15
New Pioneer Valley Data Website Available
On Thursday, the Community Foundation of Western MA joined the Pioneer Valley Planning Commission to celebrate the launch of the new Pioneer Valley Data website. Now local governments, businesses and nonprofits can quickly get answers to question such as “What’s the poverty rate in West Springfield?”
The website is a project of the CFWM, MassMutual Foundation, Irene E. & George A. Davis Foundation, Beveridge Family Foundation, Regional Employment Board of Hampden County, Economic Development Council of Western Massachusetts, Public Health Institute of Western Massachusetts and Franklin County Council of Governments. Read more coverage here.
New England Fathering Conference – 3/13 -3/15
The 20th Annual New England Fathering Conference , March 13-15, Springfield Sheraton. See the conference brochure by clicking here, or go to www.nefatheringconference.org where you can view the brochure, register for the conference, and book your discounted room. Be sure to register by January 31st, while early bird rates are in effect (only $250 for all three days),