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A message from our Executive Director

Dear Friends of The Gray House, I am writing to share the news that I will be leaving The Gray House at the end of April, 2020. I am so proud of all that our team accomplished during my time as executive director and wish that circumstances would allow me to continue serving this community. […]

English Conversation Circles Launch in February

The Gray House will launch its inaugural English Conversation Circles on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 from 11:30 AM to 1:00PM at The Gray House on 22 Sheldon Street, Springfield. Please note that evening circles in Forest Park have not yet begun. More information will be posted when available. Interested participants must be evaluated as an intermediate level or above English […]

The Gray House brings Christmas Joy to 785 Children

785 children received wish list items that they asked for this Christmas! Children from low-income families across the Greater Springfield community were able to open gifts this Christmas thanks to the generosity of our community. Each child received about $50 worth of gifts, and not just any random gifts, gifts that they specifically asked for! […]

Thanksgiving Food Donations and Distribution

THE GRAY HOUSE SEEKS TURKEYS TO FEED NEIGHBORS IN NEED Springfield, Mass. – Thanksgiving is approaching and The Gray House, a nonprofit human service agency in the North End of Springfield, is requesting donations to help ensure everyone enjoys a traditional Thanksgiving meal. “There are so many families in our community that would go without […]

Fill the Plate, Feed a Family 2019 Kick-off

The Gray House is kicking off its fifth annual “Fill the Plate, Feed a Family Challenge,” an on-line fundraising initiative which will run from Sunday, Sept. 1 through Monday, Sept. 30, 2019. The Organization has set a goal of raising $15,000 for the month of September and is asking the community to help them reach […]

Tag Sale to Benefit The Gray House 8/27

SPRINGFIELD, MA –The Gray House, a nonprofit organization in the North End of Springfield, is hosting a tag sale to raise money for its programs which help low-income individuals and families throughout the Greater Springfield community. The tag sale will take place at The Gray House, 22 Sheldon Street, Springfield on Tuesday, August 27 from […]

Urban Potential Summer Session a Triumph!

On Thursday, August 8, Urban Potential at Trinity Church completed its four-week summer intensive of Adult ESOL classes with incredible results. 100% of the students improved more than 50% with an average improvement of 10 points or 70%. All advanced past the levels offered at Urban Potential and will receive first priority in enrolling into higher […]

Funds from Chicopee Savings Bank Charitable Foundation Create Fun Environment for Kids

The Gray House was recently awarded a $7,500 grant from Chicopee Savings Bank Charitable Foundation. $2,500 will go toward the Organization’s food assistance program, while the remaining $5,000 was spent on helping to create a fun, safe environment for the children in the Kids’ Club summer and after school programs. On Tuesday, July 30, 2019, […]


Adult Education

The Adult Education Program provides English for Speakers of other Languages (ESOL) and basic literacy education to adult learners.

Kids’ Club

The Kids’ Club is an After School and Summer Program serving children in grades 2 to 5.
Food at the Market at Gray House

The Market

The Market at Gray House serves as a source of groceries for those in need.