BBB Serving Eastern MA, ME, RI & VT - Better Business Bureau Serving Eastern MA, ME, RI & VT (BBB) is proud to announce the launching of our local Community Center located just 45 minutes outside Boston in our Marlborough, Massachusetts office.BBB’s goal is to provide a space for businesses to host meetings, seminars, educational events and more. The space features a large conference room that can be separated into two rooms, as well as a smaller meeting space with room for 6-8 people. These rooms come equipped with technology hookups, wireless internet, whiteboards (in the small meeting space), and podiums (in the large conference room).This is a free space for BBB Accredited Businesses, and a small fee applies for non-Accredited Businesses. BBB’s Community Center also offers educational events to the community free of charge. Our next event will be Civilian Response Training to an active threat, taking place on Thursday, May 31 from 9:00 am - 11:30 am. This event is free to the public and will feature a professional instructor to educate the community on active threats. You will learn:How to respond psychologically and physically in high-stress situationsThe steps staff can take to respond to a threatWhat to expect from a law enforcement responseIdeas around safety protocols for the office to help prevent or stifle such an eventTo register for this free event, visit go.bbb.org/ne-trainingevent. “We believe there is no better way to aid our community than by providing businesses and the general public with the space they need to strive, grow, and lead,” says Paula Fleming, spokesperson for the local BBB. To book your next meeting or event in BBB’s Community Center, visit boston.app.bbb.org/community/bbb-community-center.