Last Tuesday SEMA President Julius Britto attended the New Bedford Community Preservation Committee meeting where the Committee announced that
they will send a recommendation to the City Council to fully fund SEMA's request for a $100,000 grant.
SEMA requested the funds to help meet our pledge to raise $1,000,000 to be used for
The City Council will consider the recommendation and vote to approve the expenditure during their next few meetings.
This grant will be matched 1:1 by the Manton Foundation! We are excited that the City has shown this support for
and her future in New Bedford.