DTA Stakeholder Meetings Planned to Inform Food Insecurity Nutrition Incentive (FINI) Grant

Earlier this year, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Institute for Food and Agriculture (NIFA) awarded the Massachusetts Department of Transitional Assistance (DTA) a $3.4 million grant through the Food Insecurity Nutrition Incentive (FINI) Grant Program.

DTA will convene five regional Community Stakeholder Meetings across the state to provide a full update to their FINI stakeholders. The meetings will include details on the project design, the implementation timeframe, status on the planning and systems development phases, and the roles of individual stakeholders.  Locations, dates and times are listed below. 

FINI Community Stakeholder & Funder Meetings

  1. Monday, September 21st: Boston, The Boston Foundation—10:00 – 12:30 (FINI Stakeholders: 10:00 – 11:30; Funders 11:30 – 12:30 (Directions) (Doodle RSVP)
  1. Thursday, September 24th: Worcester, Central Massachusetts Regional Planning Commission—2:30 – 5:00 (FINI Stakeholders: 2:30 – 4:00; Funders 4:00  – 5:00)                       Directions) (Doodle RSVP)
  1. Friday, September 25th: Lawrence, Northern Essex Community College—2:30 – 5:00 (FINI Stakeholders: 2:30 – 4:00; Funders 4:00 – 5:00) (Directions) (Doodle RSVP)
  1. Monday, September 28th: Cape Cod, Barnstable County Complex—11:00 – 1:30 (FINI Stakeholders: 11:00 – 12:30; Funders 12:30 – 1:30) (Directions) (Doodle RSVP)
  1. Tuesday, September 29th: Holyoke, Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center—10:00 – 12:30 (FINI Stakeholders: 10:00 – 11:30; Funders 11:30 – 12:30)                          (Directions) (Doodle RSVP)