Charitible Events

Coverage of fundraisers and other events related to charity. Focus on events in Southborough or raising money for a local cause.

Build-A-Scarecrow for Heritage Day (or just for fun)

September 28, 2016 11:37:00 AM
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The Rotary Club is again selling scarecrow kits and holding a contest to raise funds for the Southborough Cultural Arts Council.

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First Community Church sale – Saturday

September 28, 2016 07:30:00 AM
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This Saturday, First Community Church Sale is holding a fundraising sale.

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Blessing of the Animals at St Mark’s Church – Sunday

September 27, 2016 09:37:20 AM
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This year, St. Mark’s Episcopal Church is inviting the entire community to join them for the Annual Blessing of the Animals. (And it isn’t exclusive to real animals.)

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Reminder: Putting for Purple “Fun-raiser” today

September 25, 2016 01:12:55 PM
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Today’s local fundraiser will help kids have fun while raising funds for a classmate’s personal cause.

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ARHS Cheer carwash – Saturday

September 23, 2016 09:45:26 AM
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Want your car washed this weekend? Swing by the Transfer Station and support Algonquin’s Cheer squad.

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Finn Fall Festival – Friday night

September 20, 2016 07:28:20 AM
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Carnival-style games, face painting, crafts, and the always-popular bake sale. You’ll find it all at the Finn Fall Festival this Friday, September 25th.

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Falconi Golf Outing postponed to October 3rd

September 19, 2016 10:22:33 AM
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The annual fundraiser for the Senior Center is postponed to a hopefully sunnier day.

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ARHS’ annual Harmony Brigade concert (tonight) and Applefest weekend

September 16, 2016 04:00:43 PM
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Northborough’s big annual community event is Applefest. This year, it takes place Friday, September 19 – Sunday, September 21.

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Third annual “Fun-raiser” for Epilepsy – Sept 25

September 16, 2016 09:24:16 AM
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A local fundraiser will help kids have fun while raising funds for a classmate’s personal cause.

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25th Annual Falconi Golf Outing – next Monday

September 14, 2016 02:55:48 PM
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The 25th Annual Falconi Family Memorial Golf Outing takes place on Monday, September 19.

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Southborough resident walking for a Reason this Sunday – you can help

September 8, 2016 04:00:00 PM
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Last year, I shared news about friends riding on behalf of a Southborough mother fighting brain cancer. A year later, Sandy Rossini (formerly Torres), is still fighting a helluva good fight.

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Events this week: Principal’s Coffee; Autumn Fair volunteers, Legos, Meditation, Teen Book Club, & Neary Curriculum Night

September 6, 2016 09:22:03 AM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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Kids Bonanza (and parents night out) for a cause on September 10th (Updated)

September 2, 2016 11:17:07 AM
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A week from Saturday, parents can take advantage of a Kids Bonanza in town to enjoy a night out. Fees will go to support the PKD Foundation.

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Summer concert series wraps up season with Blackstone Valley Bluegrass this Thursday

August 16, 2016 07:35:51 AM
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Don’t miss the last summer concert series of the season – Blackstone Valley Bluegrass will take center stage on Thursday.

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