Map of Selected Projects in Massachusetts

Community Testimonials

Brockton Neighborhood Health Center started in 1995 in a medical van hosted in a church parking lot. Today we have several sites serving 37,000 patients, 60% of whom are best served in a language other than English. This growth and the vital services we provide would not have been achieved without the availability of the New Markets Tax Credit. additionally, we have current plans to add additional sites to meet patient demand. We will absolutely need the NMTC support to finance this growth. We urge congress to continued its long-standing support for federally qualified health centers by making this important financing vehicle permanent.

-Melvin Benson, Brockton Neighborhood Health Center, Inc., Brockton, MA

Selected Projects in Massachusetts


Pittsfield, MA | 1st District

The complete restoration of a historic theater (built in 1903) that had been closed for 50 years….

Richard E. Neal Complex Dedicated

Caring Health Center / Community Health Center (CHC), located at 1049 Main St., dedicated as the Richard E. Neal Complex at a dedication ceremony held on Monday, Sept. 22, 2014. CHC was just beginning construction on its Main Street location when the building was ravaged by the June 2011 tornado, causing $1.2 million in damages. U.S. Rep. Richard Neal has been instrumental in guiding fund-raising efforts, securing federal appropriations and grants to help CHC complete the project, and for championing the New Markets Tax Credit, the program that financed the bulk of the project. “Congressman Neal has completely dedicated

Rep. Neal Attends Groundbreaking for Pittsfield YMCA

Berkshire Family YMCA in Pittsfield put shovels in the ground on November 10, 2021, to begin an $12 million overhaul of the historic site that has called North Street home for over a hundred years.