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Amazing Turnout for Dinner and a Movie Event!

Amazing Turnout for Dinner and a Movie Event!

The screening of One Big Home was so successful that we were sorry to turn away people once the theater was full! It was also a success because so many people in our community turned out to engage in a discussion addressing the vital need for low-moderate income...

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Board of Directors Welcomes 6 New Members

Board of Directors Welcomes 6 New Members

L to R: Cara Davis, David Rich, Shep Evans, Dave Christopolis, Rachel Moriarity Not Pictured: Daniel Mintz At the 2018 CDCSB Annual Meeting six new board members were elected and three board members were re-elected. New board members include Dave Christopolis, Cara...

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Welcome AmeriCorps Member, Alfred Brewer

Great Barrington native, Alfred Brewer has joined CDCSB for the next ten months as a Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LICS) AmeriCorps Member. Alfred has a Bachelor of Music Performance from The New England Conservatory of Music. He has worked in the...

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Dinner and a Movie: One Big Home

Dinner and a Movie: One Big Home

You’re invited to Dinner and a Movie! Please join us for our 3rd, free community Dinner and a Movie event featuring a screening of the documentary film, One Big Home. A discussion with the film’s director, Tom Bena, and documentary interviewee, Chris Murphy, will...

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Community at Bat Charity Softball Game a Success!

Community at Bat Charity Softball Game a Success!

It was a glorious, sunny day in late September for our second annual Community at Bat fundraising softball game at Memorial Field, in Great Barrington. Broadcast live on WSBS, the afternoon was spirited with play-by-play announcing by Rep. Smitty Pignatelli, Jack...

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Tanglewood Donor Event

Tanglewood Donor Event

On a beautiful night at the end of August, CDCSB hosted its top donors and supporters at a special event at Tanglewood. The evening began with cocktails and hors d'oeuvres on the lawn with a lively conversation about CDCSB's continuing good work. Attendees later had...

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Annual Meeting

Annual Meeting

CDCSB held its 2018 Annual Meeting on Wednesday, October 24, 2018, at 8:30, at the Congregational Church at 251 Main Street Great Barrington, MA 01230. A short business meeting and project updates, was followed by a conversation with Joe Kreisberg, President of the...

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Thank you Salisbury Bank!

Thank you Salisbury Bank!

Salisbury Bank in Lakeville, CT, has granted CDCSB $5,000 to further its work in creating affordable housing and fostering the creation of jobs in the community. “There continues to be a need for affordable housing in our local communities and we are pleased to...

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Thank you Eastern Bank!

Thank you Eastern Bank!

Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation has made a $1,000 grant to CDCSB, funding its work building low-moderate income housing and creating jobs in the Berkshires. This grant will support the organization by growing its general fund to expand staff and further our...

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Thank you LISC!

Thank you LISC!

Rural Local Initiatives Support Corporation (Rural LISC) has granted $16,235 to CDCSB to fund our work building low-moderate income housing and creating jobs. This grant will provide capacity-building support for our work in incorporating environmentally healthy...

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August 2018 Newsletter

August 2018 Newsletter

  Read the August 2018 e-newsletter. Find other CDCSB e-newsletters here.   Read the August 2018 e-newsletter. Find other CDCSB e-newsletters here.

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3rd WSBS Interview

3rd WSBS Interview

Listen to board member Tom Doyle and Rachel Moriarty discuss the CDC, and our upcomming Community at Bat event, with WSBS’s Jesse Stewart on this August 23 edition of “Let’s Talk”. Support your community and by registering to participate in Community at Bat here....

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CDC on WSBS Again!

Listen to executive director Tim Geller and board member Rachel Moriarty discuss the CDC, and our upcomming Community at Bat event, with WSBS's Jesse Stewart on this August 7 edition of "Let's Talk". Support your community and by registering to participate in...

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