1. Cash grants haven't increased significantly in nearly 30 years. Massachusetts needs to catch up.

    The cost of living has risen exponentially over the past few decades, and MA is now one of the most expensive states to live in the country. But cash grants haven’t kept up. It's time for that to change.

  2. What You Need To Know About the MA State Budget

    Governor Charlie Baker released his proposed state budget for FY21 in January. Here’s what it means.

  3. New Program Brings Economic Mobility Coaching to Young Parents

    The program, a partnership with Brigham & Women’s Hospital, provides parents ages 18-25 with one-on-one mentoring to set and achieve goals across all areas of life.

  4. 9 Reasons to Give to EMPath this Holiday Season

    Choosing which nonprofits to donate to during the holiday season can be difficult. Here's why EMPath should be on your list.

  5. Meet the Mentor: Charmaine L.

    "I’m doing something locally, but in some ways, I helped develop this really beautiful model that is making change all over the world."

  6. Meet the Mentor: Jessica A.

    "What I really want people to know is that EMPath doesn't drive itself. The participants drive us."

  7. Meet the Mentor: Amparo G.

    "You can never underestimate anyone. Everybody has the capacity to overcome anything and change for the better."

  8. Meet the Mentor: Bryna R.

    "I say it all the time – Mobility Mentoring® works. I see it working. It works differently and at different speeds for everybody, but it works."

  9. Meet the Mentor: Carlos M.

    "When you push the numbers to the side, what’s left over is the emotions."

  10. Mobility Mentoring® Essentials Part Four: Recognition

    Recognition acknowledges participants' progress along the path to economic independence and provides positive encouragement to keep going.