Affirmative Investments is a mission-based finance and development firm that stimulates economic development, expands housing opportunities, and delivers critical services in low-income communities in partnership with community-based organizations

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  • UTEC Celebrates Ribbon Cutting of Nancy L. and Richard K. Donahue Hub For Social Innovation - UTEC hosted hundreds of people for a celebratory, energetic ribbon cutting of their new facility named Nancy L. and Richard K. Donahue Hub for Social Innovation. The ribbon cutting featured tours of the building, a DJ and, in place of a red carpet, an orange one- the organization's main color- made from UTEC recycled mattresses. READ MORE »
  • High Tech Chelsea Home is helping People with ALS Live Longer - Leonard Florence Center for Living in Chelsea, MA places people who've been diagnosed with one the most cruel and debilitating diseases known as Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis(ALS), or Lou Gehrig's disease. The residents living with these diseases are living a longer and more meaningful lives than ever thought possible. The place is wired with computers that READ MORE »
  • Community Servings study shows medically tailored meals reduce healthcare costs - A new study published by the journal Health Affairs, Community Servings medically tailored meals reduce healthcare cost by 16 percent. Funded by the AARP foundation and undertaken in partnership with Massachusetts General Hospital and the community-based health plan Commonwealth Care Alliance, are the first to demonstrate how providing made-from- scratch, medically tailored meals to critically READ MORE »
  • A.I 2017 Project Closings - Affirmative closed a total of 15 projects in 2017: 1.Landfall Apartments (East Boston, MA) December 28, 2017 2. Mill 19 (Pittsburgh, PA) December 21, 2017 3. East Ohio St. Hotel (Pittsburgh, PA) December 13, 2017 4. Mt. Pleasant Home (Jamaica Plain, MA) November 30, 2017 5. EBNHC PACE (East Boston, MA) October 12, 2017 6. High READ MORE »

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