Charitible Events

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

Students hold walks/runs for Miracles and Life

May 4, 2016 05:20:59 PM
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Students from Algonquin and Assabet continue their traditions of raising funds to save lives. This month, both schools will host annual festivities centered around walking/running.

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Tomasso’s Bakes for Breast Cancer through May 8

May 3, 2016 09:39:21 AM
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Through Mother’s Day, proceeds from purchase of a selected sweet treat at Tomasso’s will benefit breast cancer care and research.

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Events this week: Mary Cassatt, NECC 5k, kids art, Friendship Tea, plant sale, and Day at the Derby

May 3, 2016 07:19:25 AM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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NECC’s 5K Walk/Run for Autism this Saturday

May 2, 2016 07:24:44 AM
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This Saturday, is New England Center for Children’s 10th Annual Walk/Run for Autism.

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Pre-Mother’s Day Annual Plant Sale – May 7

April 29, 2016 04:00:00 PM
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On Saturday May 7th, The Southborough Gardeners will hold their annual Plant Sale at the Community House.

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APTO seeking donations for safe post prom night

April 29, 2016 11:11:56 AM
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For more than twenty years, parents of Algonquin students have sought to keep kids safe after prom. The APTO is asking for help managing it again this year. They are hoping the community and businesses answer the call.

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Keep Smilin through a Day at the Derby – May 7

April 27, 2016 03:00:47 PM
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A charity with strong local links is holding A Day at the Derby on Saturday, May 7th.

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Events this week: Horseback riding; pollinators, organic gardening, trail clearing, candidates night, yogathon, and more

April 25, 2016 09:19:59 AM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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Seeking volunteers to clear trails – April 30

April 22, 2016 09:50:00 AM
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Next weekend, the Southborough Trail Committee will be working to clean up the Sudbury Reservoir Trail.

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Marimba Band concert to benefit orphans in Botswana – April 29

April 22, 2016 07:29:40 AM
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A Marimba band from Botswana will be performing a benefit concert at St. Mark’s School next week.

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An Evening to Breathe (and give): Yogathon for Children’s Hospital – April 29

April 20, 2016 09:47:00 AM
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Fellowship hall will convert to a yoga studio on the 29th to raise funds for sick children.

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Reminder: Fay & St. Mark’s 5K & Fun Run to benefit Food Pantry – April 23rd

April 18, 2016 11:45:20 AM
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Fay School and St. Mark’s School to celebrate their 150th anniversaries by running a 5K to benefit the Southborough Food Pantry.

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ARHS Lacrosse carwashes – next two Sundays

April 15, 2016 05:30:00 PM
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The teams will be holding car washes this Sunday, April 17 and the following Sunday, April 24.

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Boston Marathon: Residents running for a cause (Updated)

April 11, 2016 02:12:45 PM
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Once again, Southborough runners are in training for the Boston Marathon. This year, 20 runners are assigned bibs. At least nine of them are using the run to raise funds for worthy causes.

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