Special Notices

Organizational and Business Members-Fiscal Year 2014

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Extraordinary Partners

(All 2014 Diamond and Gold Gala Sponsors are also Extraordinary Partners. Please see their logos on the left side home page panel)

Joel H. Schwartz, P.C.

Community Calendar

What's New at MAPS?

Thank You – Obrigado!

April 14, 2014

Galabanquet14Thank you for a beautiful, SOLD OUT MAPS 2014 Awards Gala on Saturday, April 12th. at the Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel. To our award recipients who inspired us so much; to our guests, sponsors, presenters and other Honorary Committee members, advertisers, Raffle and Auction donors; as well as to our staff, Board members and volunteers who made it all happen – a very special and heartfelt Obrigado!

Here’s a link to Gala photos taken by O Favorito, one of our Gala Media Sponsors.

For Raffle winners, check here.

Please keep checking our home page and 2014 Awards Gala page as well as our Facebook page for many more photos and stories!

MAPS 2014 Awards Gala Nearly Sold Out!

April 1, 2014

Elle Gomes

Elle Gomes

Limited seating is still available for the Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese Speakers (MAPS) 2014 Awards Gala, to take place April 12 at 6 pm at the Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel! The RSVP deadline is Friday, April 4 for the health and social service organization’s largest annual fundraiser.

The Gala is a black tie-optional event featuring a red carpet arrival with paparazzi, banquet, awards ceremony, entertainment with Elle Gomes and her band as well as DJ Manny Morais, dancing, a Silent Auction, a raffle and more. Gala reservations, at $85 per person, can be made by calling (617) 864-7600 or following the Reservations link on the left side of the MAPS home page at www.maps-inc.org. [→]

MAPS Announces New Operating Hours for its Brighton and Lowell Offices

March 13, 2014

The Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese Speakers (MAPS) has announced new operating hours at its Brighton and Lowell offices. Now both offices will remain open until 6 pm twice a week in order to better assist clients who work during the day and have difficulty accessing services during 9-5 business hours. [→]

MAPS Begins to Offer Regular Walk-in Free Health Clinics in March

March 12, 2014

The Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese Speakers (MAPS) will offer free walk-in health clinics starting in March. The clinics will be available at four convenient locations in Somerville, Dorchester, Brighton and Framingham. Visitors will be able to privately see one of the agency’s professional health educators for counseling and to get tested for HIV and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs), including chlamydia, syphilis and gonorrhea. [→]

MAPS partners with Jane Doe Inc. to engage men and boys in the 2014 Massachusetts White Ribbon Day Campaign

March 5, 2014

jane doe - engAs an Affiliate of the 7th Annual Massachusetts White Ribbon Day (WRD) Campaign sponsored by Jane Doe Inc., the Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese Speakers (MAPS) is inviting men and boys from its community to take the pledge and wear a white ribbon on March 6, 2014, at 1:00 PM, in the Gardner Auditorium at the State House, for the official Massachusetts White Ribbon Day Proclamation Event. [→]

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