Tag: Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese Speakers (MAPS)

MAPS Director Honored at 26th Annual Heritage Day of Portugal

State House – Boston map On Tuesday, June 1st, 2010, members of the House, Senate, the Massachusetts Portuguese community, Lt. Governor Murray, and others gathered in the House Chamber to celebrate the 26th Annual Heritage Day of Portugal. The Heritage Day of Portugal was founded in 1985 as a way to honor the contributions that…

Two MAPS Employees Celebrate 20 Years of Dedication to Our Portuguese Community

S&S RestaurantInman Square1334 Cambridge St, Cambridge map CAMBRIDGE – It was my honor to be a part of a surprise celebration for the two longest serving employees of Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese Speakers (MAPS) at the S&S in Inman Sq, Lois Josimovich and Maria Matos. Lois and Maria exemplify the hard work and dedication I…

FY 2009 Budget Highlights

Helping to craft our state budget is one of the most important parts of my job. Every year, the legislators across Massachusetts hear from their constituents about important priorities for funding within the district. Citizens and advocacy groups are encouraged to call, write, or come visit the State House to make sure their Representative knows…