News By Tag
* Black Business
* Western Mass
* More Tags...
News By Place
Cast Your Vote Campaign Kicks-off
New Western Mass. black professional organization to launch. Public gets to vote on name.
The Cast Your Vote campaign allows residents in Western Mass. to vote for one of five potential names for the organization. Votes will be tallied after Oct. 31 and the winning name will be announced along with the organization’
Voters can send an e-mail with their name, contact information and their favorite selection to votespringfield@
Based in Springfield, Massachusetts, the new group was created to represent the region's black professional population and positively contribute to its advancement by unifying black professionals to impact civic and economic development. Members are encouraged to participate in initiatives that enhance the quality of life within their communities.
The mission of the organization is to be a resource to black professionals in Western Massachusetts by providing professional development, networking and community service. Developed by a seven-member steering committee, there will be a variety of monthly networking events and professional development workshops that build interpersonal and leadership skills. These gatherings will also be a platform for business exchange and fellowship.
Page Updated Last on: Aug 26, 2010