Member Forum

Being Displaced by Greed

eddy_toussaint-scc_and_uu_memberby SCC member Eddy Toussaint

Eddy Toussaint recently shared his story of displacement in a letter to Union United, a coalition committed to development without displacement in the rapidly changing Union Square area – and throughout Somerville. SCC is one of the founding members of Union United.

An Inclusive Somerville

SCC Deputy Director Meridith Levy

by SCC Deputy Director Meridith Levy 

Rooftop honey harvests, dental gear made from 3-D printers, elderberry beer brewed in a forgotten warehouse, Cuppow mason mugs sold online by unusual gadget shops . . . these are the markers of Somerville’s emerging economy tendrilously transforming the City.

The Case for Giving to SCC

Stephanie-Toews-Moeling-SCC-Board-Member-Dev-Comm-Chair

As a board member for the Somerville Community Corporation, I often make a case for supporting the organization. 

Despite the fact that it has been a trying year for everyone – perhaps precisely because it has been such a difficult year – supporting SCC is even more important.