Charitible Events

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

Weekend at a Glance: Christmas sales and celebrations (and robotics)

December 2, 2016 04:00:05 PM
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I always feel like the first Saturday in December should be turned into a Richard Scarry book for kids, “The Busy, Busy Day”.

Here are highlights of what’s happening around town this weekend.

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Girl Scout sing-a-long and toy drive this Friday night

November 30, 2016 07:30:14 AM
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The Girl Scouts will hold their traditional holiday sing-a-long this Friday.

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Santa Day: New entertainment; pre-purchasing tickets, accomodating special needs, and more (Updated)

November 29, 2016 04:30:00 PM
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Santa Day organizers have contacted me to share some exciting changes for this year’s event.

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Friends of the Southborough library Christmas Sale – Saturday, December 3

November 29, 2016 02:20:47 PM
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The Friends of the Southborough Library will host a Christmas Sale on Saturday, December 3 at the library. Pick up some great gifts for the book-lovers on your list, or maybe a few for yourself.

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Holiday Giving in Southborough

November 29, 2016 09:30:50 AM
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I’ve put together a list of the gift drive collections that community organizations have asked me to promote this holiday season.

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Buy “Pretzels for Presents” to help Children’s Hospital patients (Updated)

November 29, 2016 07:30:14 AM
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Two eleven year old hometown girls founded their own charity this year.

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Events this week: Christmas sales and celebrations

November 28, 2016 09:31:40 AM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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Annual Kids’ Shop – December 3

November 28, 2016 07:30:19 AM
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Each year, kids look forward to Cub Scout Troop 92’s gift shop.

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Two more chances to buy wreaths and candles

November 25, 2016 03:00:00 PM
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Cub Scouts will be selling Christmas wreaths and Hanukkah candles.

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Christmas tree sales start tonight at Fire Station

November 25, 2016 10:07:00 AM
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Starting tonight, the annual Southborough Firefighter Association’s Christmas tree sales start up. It’s a tradition that dates back over 50 years.

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Gobble Wobble 2016: Earn that slice of pie

November 23, 2016 07:30:00 AM
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Here’s a reminder of what you need to know for tomorrow’s Gobble Wobble.

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Holiday Giving Program for families in need – by December 9

November 22, 2016 07:27:39 AM
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Southborough Youth and Family Services’ annual Holiday Giving Program is in full swing. Here is information on how you can participate this year.

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Weekend at a Glance: Woodward Family Fun, Autumn Fair, Craft Show, Dodgeball, & potluck

November 18, 2016 02:28:30 PM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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10th annual Gobble Wobble Thanksgiving morning: 5k run, 2 mile walk, and fun run

November 17, 2016 02:50:27 PM
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This Thanksgiving marks the 10th Annual Gobble Wobble. It’s Friends of Southborough Recreation’s big annual fundraiser. And this year, a portion of the proceeds will go to the Special Olympics.

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