On Monday, March 2, Senator James Welch and Representative Bud Williams presented a check to Stone Soul, Inc. for $25,000 for the Stone Soul Community Festival. Senator Welch secured the $25,000 through a Fiscal Year 2020 state budget amendment.
Pictured: Candejah Pink, Senator James Welch, Andrew Cade, Representative Bud Williams, and Malo Brown
Bill will invest $1.5 billion in public schools, update statewide education policy, and support effective approaches to closing opportunity gaps for students throughout the Commonwealth. (more…)
BOSTON– On Thursday, March 22nd the Massachusetts Senate passed two bills improving practical education for our students: one to improve financial literacy and the other to increase civic engagement. (more…)
Senator Welch attended this year’s Veterans Service Officers Annual Luncheon on January 24, 2018. During the luncheon Senator Welch and Senator Lesser met with Veterans Service Officers from Western Mass, including Chicopee’s Stephanie Shaw (pictured).