We are a trusted and powerful convener with a history of effective partnership and inclusion.

The integration of multi-sector efforts and issues is critical to advancing progress for all. By joining forces with key strategic partners, we can leverage expertise, relationships, and resources to produce the most promising solutions and inspire cross-sector engagement.

The Mayor of Springfield and the Springfield Public School system are proud supporters of the Young Women’s Initiative (Springfield Partnership). The Young Women’s Advisory council (YWAC) meets in City Council Chambers.

Corporate Underwriters

Chicopee Industrial Contractors
Encharter Insurance
Shatz, Schwartz, & Fentin, P.C.

Grant support received from the following:

Baystate Health Inc.
Berkshire Bank Foundation
Commonwealth of MA
Elizabeth Wright Fund at Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation
Horace A. Moses Charitable Trust
Irene E. & George A. Davis Foundation
MassMutual Foundation
WAM Theatre

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“I would like you to know how much the focused discussion with peers and mentors nourished my confidence and stimulated an exciting breakthrough in my perception of myself as a leader.”

—Karen Traub, M.Ed., LIPPI ’16