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Fidelity House CRC Welcomes Two New Members to Board of Directors

FHCRC New Board Members Press release 11-2020 Lawrence, MA, November 13, 2020:  Fidelity House CRC (FHCRC), a Lawrence and Haverhill-based nonprofit organization, has announced the appointment of two new members to its Board of Directors: Charlette Wheeden, Chief Financial Officer of Haverhill Bank, and Jose Pino, Marketing and Community Relations Officer of Pentucket Bank. Charlette

Fidelity House CRC Awarded 10 Year Cummings Foundation Grant

Lawrence nonprofit shares in $10 million in funding, October 4th, 2020 Fidelity House CRC is one of 30 local nonprofits to share in $10 million in funding from Cummings Foundation. The Lawrence-based organization will receive $333,330 over the next 10 years. Fidelity House CRC (FHCRC) is a human services organization supporting adults and children with

Brad Howell is one of the new fellows to join in The LEADS Executive Leadership program

LEADS kicks off three new cohorts of Innovative Executive Leadership programming in Lowell, Lawrence and Haverhill in affiliation with Harvard Business School The Program Expands the Leadership Capacity and Social Capital of a Diverse Group of Gateway City Power Players LAWRENCE, MA–The LEADS Executive Leadership program has announced the participants in its newest cohort, which includes

Fidelity House CRC awarded Cummings Grant

Lawrence, May, 2020 – Fidelity House CRC is one of 130 local nonprofits to receive grants of $100,000 to $500,000 each through Cummings Foundation’s $20 Million Grant Program. The Lawrence-based organization was chosen from a total of 738 applicants during a competitive review process. Fidelity House CRC (FHCRC) is a human services organization supporting adults

Medical Advocates Make All The Difference

Medical visits and medical procedures cause all of us to be a little anxious, but for individuals with disabilities, medical visits and procedures can be extra difficult. For example, Allison, who is diagnosed with a developmental disability, lives independently in her own apartment, and has many friends throughout the city. One day while at the

Community Conversation

Growing Older: How to Best Support Older Caregivers of Adults with Disabilities Thursday, October 18, 10:00am to 12:00pm 9:30am: Registration, Refreshments, and Networking Where: Northern Essex Community College, Technology Center, Room 103B 100 Elliot Street, Haverhill, MA Registration Options: 1. Online at https://conta.cc/2MmKzhP 2. Contact Kerry Mahoney, The Arc of Massachusetts at 781.891.6270 (x109) 3.

To The Encouraging Teacher

“I remember going home that day having more self-esteem, self-confidence, and self-love than I’ve had in awhile, if not ever.” – Elizabeth Mintz Today we recognize every educator who has dedicated their career to making the lives of every student, with or without a disability. Your patience, empathy, and passion are exactly what this world needs. You

Thank You, Lanes & Games

On this #ThankfulThursday we are extremely grateful for all who were involved in the 2018 Lanes & Games FUN-Raiser. The efforts of 24 sponsors, 56 raffle and auction item donors, 12 volunteers, 95 registered bowlers and HD gamers, and over 40 online donors raised $25,000 for people with disabilities!   Thanks to you, over 200 children, teens and adults with