Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker Presents B'nai B'rith With Award to Develop Affordable Senior Housing
(Washington, D.C., July 22, 2019)--Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker has announced that the B’nai B’rith Senior Residences at the Machon development is a recipient of the 2019 annual affordable housing rental awards in the state.
The residences will be developed as an adaptive re-use of the former Machon School, which is now vacant. Residents will enjoy amenities including a library and fitness center, as well as the presence of an on-site resident service coordinator.
“We hope that the senior housing development that was just funded can be one of the models we can use in many of the future proposed B’nai B’rith housing developments we are planning to create around the country,” said Marvin Siflinger, chair of B’nai B’rith International’s Center for Senior Services.
B’nai B’rith International has advocated for global Jewry and championed the cause of human rights since 1843. B’nai B’rith is recognized as a vital voice in promoting Jewish unity and continuity, a staunch defender of the State of Israel, a tireless advocate on behalf of senior citizens and a leader in disaster relief. With a presence around the world, we are the Global Voice of the Jewish Community. Visit www.bnaibrith.org