SPRINGFIELD – The new Urban League of Springfield Scholarship Fund totaling $480,786 was established at the Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts in November 2015. This endowed fund made it possible to provide scholarships to 15 African American students from Springfield…Read More
Mr. Thomas is the President and CEO of the Urban League of Springfield and member of the Board of Trustees at the University of Massachusetts. Mr. Thomas is also a former member of the Massachusetts Board of Elementary and Secondary Education. Member of the Massachusetts Board of Higher Education.
Massachusetts is one of the most affluent states in the nation. Our public school system is among the best. Yet when it comes to our urban areas, we are falling short of ensuring every child in the Commonwealth has fair…Read More