As a result of our study, we learned that HFA alumni generate 1/4 billion dollars of economic activity in the Pioneer Valley each year, provide 20,000 days of volunteer service, and 800 of them help lead the institutions that support the creative economy here.

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Read about our results in the following sections:

-Executive Summary

-Methodology & Objectives

-Where our alumni are located

-Contributions to the cultural sector

-Where our alumni work

-Volunteer work and donations

-Resources alumni use at UMass

-Resources identified as needs

-Skills learned at UMass

-Alumni interviews

-Alumni profiles

-Comments from our alumni