City of Methuen
Methuen, MA is ideally situated between the hustle of Boston, the recreational mountains of New England's north and the seacoast. The city is just 25 miles from downtown Boston and only an hour's drive to the region's most spectacular skiing, boating and hiking resorts. With an ethnically diverse population of 43,000 and a range of housing options supported by strong schools, Methuen is a city where diverse cultures share common goals and visions. From its ethnic festivals to its international cuisine, the city reflects the pride of its multicultural population.

The Chopra Center
Fulfilling a lifelong dream of creating a center that focuses on enhancing health and nourishing the human spirit, Deepak Chopra, M.D. and David Simon M.D. opened The Chopra Center For Well Being in 1996. The center offers a wide variety of individual and group programs in mind body medicine and personal development, integrating the best of western medicine and natural healing traditions to provide a fresh approach to modern health care needs.

CosmiKids™ is a unique learning experience that promotes character development and emotional intelligence for children of the new millennium. The dynamic, spiritual curriculum is built around philosophies and empowering principles from around the world.

GOAL/QPC is a not-for-profit educational institution whose mission is to help organizations and communities to grow and prosper through quality initiatives. GOAL/QPC training specializes in promoting teamwork, effective decision making, training, and breakthrough thinking. Through expert instruction and hands-on practice, GOAL/QPC course attendees develop the practical knowledge and confidence needed for successful teamwork, process management, strategic planning, project leadership, problem solving, creativity, and more!

Greater Lawrence Community Action Council, Inc.
The Greater Lawrence Community Action Council Inc. (GLCAC, Inc.) is a private non-profit agency, designated as the official federal and state anti-poverty agency for the Greater Lawrence, MA area. At GLCAC, Inc. we understand that individuals cannot attain a quality of life until basic needs are met. Poverty cannot be solved by a "Band-Aid" approach. The GLCAC, Inc sponsors many programs to assist individuals and families climb out of poverty by providing a comprehensive system of education, training, support and resources.

Innovative Kids Publishing
Innovative Kids Publishing, or iKids, crafts books that feed kids' desire for fun and the need for knowledge. Every title is jam-packed with LEARNING - and most importantly, with HANDS-ON FUN. iKids knows how to make learning fun for babies, preschoolers, beginning readers, and our toughest consumers -- preteens. Please take a moment to think back to your own childhood as you look at our newest line of interactive hands-on, minds-on books. Remember the feeling you got as a child when you held that special toy you couldn't wait to play with. That's what happens when you give a child an iKids book!


Lawrence Literacy Works
Lawrence Literacy Works strives to strengthen the relationship between workforce development, economic development and adult education so that newcomers, incumbent workers and transitioning youth will have access to a continuum of services, allowing for pathways to post-secondary education, workforce training and upward mobility within job tracks. LLW encourages collaboration across sectors to address the community issue of literacy in a holistic, systemic way, catalyzing changes in community building and family strengthening.

Little Sprouts Child Enrichment
Little Sprouts Child Enrichment Centers provide high-quality early education services to families throughout Northern Massachusetts. Since 1982, Little Sprouts has supplied individuals and leading corporations with early education services they can trust.


Methuen Public Schools
The Methuen public schools serve over 7,000 students in kindergarten through 12th grade. The district is committed to the academic, physical, emotional, and social development of its student population. Its mission is to prepare students to live and compete in a global society.


Nevins Memorial Library
The Nevins Memorial Library is the public library of Methuen, MA, providing outstanding library services for the people of all ages who live, work, and attend school in Methuen. The library offers a variety of programs throughout the year that target adults, teens, and children.

Sal's Pizza
The Sal's family of restaurants includes Sal's Just Pizza, Mary's Just Take Out, and Sal's Kitchen. It is the wholesome and fresh product line for restaurant/takeout and franchise operations that has made Sal's Just Pizza a unique and successful quick server enterprise. Sal's offers their famous 19-inch, 3-pound pizza, plus calzone, and deli and pastry platters, among many other fine food products. Sal's wholesale business includes schools, food service companies, and retail stores that are supported by a 35,000 square foot commissary. With corporate owned properties in New Hampshire and Massachusetts, the business has become a large retail, franchise and wholesale operation serving all of New England.
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