War on Poverty

War on Poverty

Stephen Huntley, Executive Director of the Valley Opportunity Council, discusses some specific measures he feels could be instituted to decrease the poverty in this country. Valley Opportunity...

Roca

Roca’s Executive Director Tom McKenna Springfield Assistant Director Keith Rhone talk about their organization, which helps at risk young men get off streets, get jobs, and lead productive lives. They will talk about the intervention model they use to help disengaged...

Food Bank

Andrew Morehouse, Exec. Dir. of the Food Bank of Western Mass. and Christina Maxwell, Dir of programs for the Food Bank of Western Mass will discuss how cuts in federal aid, decreased donations from the food industry and increased need for help are combining to strain...