Grants http://wamc.org en U.S. Department Awards Grants For Hurricane Sandy Research http://wamc.org/post/us-department-awards-grants-hurricane-sandy-research <p>The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded grants for Hurricane Sandy recovery research.</p> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 21:45:52 +0000 Allison Dunne 76200 at http://wamc.org U.S. Department Awards Grants For Hurricane Sandy Research Federal Grant Aims To Assist Small Businesses In Northern Berkshires and Franklin County http://wamc.org/post/federal-grant-aims-assist-small-businesses-northern-berkshires-and-franklin-county <p></p><p>Officials and members of the Northern Berkshire business and Franklin County business communities gathered in North Adams Friday to kick off a federally-funded initiative supporting small businesses and entrepreneurs.</p><p></p> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 20:00:45 +0000 Lucas Willard 69620 at http://wamc.org Federal Grant Aims To Assist Small Businesses In Northern Berkshires and Franklin County NY rewards 4 districts for efficiency savings http://wamc.org/post/ny-rewards-4-districts-efficiency-savings <p>On Tuesday Gov. Andrew Cuomo held the districts up as models for the rest of the state, while promising them $12 million in competitive grants over the next three years.</p><p>Rochester is the biggest winner, receiving $4.5 million for identifying $9.5 million in savings. Newburgh and Kenmore-Tonawanda will each get $3.6 million for finding nearly $6 million in savings and Queensbury is being awarded $561,000 for finding $624,000 in savings.</p> Wed, 06 Mar 2013 13:31:19 +0000 Jaired Crofut 59213 at http://wamc.org NY rewards 4 districts for efficiency savings Massachusetts Program Supports Regionalization of Community Initiatives http://wamc.org/post/massachusetts-program-supports-regionalization-community-initiatives <p></p><p>Over $2 million in grant funding has been awarded by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to support a wide variety of community-based initiatives, from public safety to information technology.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>The 2<sup>nd</sup> round of the Community Innovation Challenge Grants were announced this week to support expansion and regionalization of a slew of community programs across the Bay State. Lieutenant Governor Timothy Murray says that the $2.25M round of funding is important for solidifying important programs, but will also save cities and towns money in the long-term.</p> Thu, 14 Feb 2013 17:30:28 +0000 Lucas Willard 57831 at http://wamc.org Massachusetts Program Supports Regionalization of Community Initiatives $2 Million in Development Grants Okayed in Vermont http://wamc.org/post/2-million-development-grants-okayed-vermont <p>Governor Peter Shumlin is announcing nearly $2 million in Vermont Community Development Program grants.<br /><br />Of the total, $600,000 will go toward renovation of a landmark building in the center of Morristown, the former Arthur&#39;s department store. Shumlin says that project will also create 18 units of affordable housing.<br /><br />Other grants announced Friday include $325,000 to the Town of Brattleboro for a loan to Carbon Harvest, $500,000 to the Town of Ludlow and Housing Trust of Rutland County for infrastructure improvements to the Tuckerville Mobile Home Park.<br /> Fri, 27 Jul 2012 21:15:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 44175 at http://wamc.org $2 Million in Development Grants Okayed in Vermont