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February 22, 2012

Berkshire Eagle Editorial Supports Pittsfield Promise

Berkshire President and CEO Kris Hazzard and Greylock Federal Credit Union Executive Vice President John Bissell represented Pittsfield Promise to the Berkshire Eagle editorial board last Friday. As a result of their briefing, the Eagle published an editorial in support of the community iniative. The goal of Pittsfield Promise is to have at least 90% of Pittsfield third graders reading at grade-level by 2020, up from its current level of 60%.  Link to the editorial or read the pdf version.