Charities/Making a difference

Town seeks babysitters (paid or volunteer) for Town Meetings – March 8th & ATM

February 14, 2017 02:28:10 PM

Southborough Recreation is seeking experienced babysitters, high school age and up. They’d like volunteers, but are willing to pay.

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Special Olympics recruiting Southborough teams for a Polar Plunge – March 4th

February 9, 2017 09:44:00 AM
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Special Olympics MA is looking for Southborough residents to jump into fundraising.

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Southborough news roundup: Senior graduates early with a mission, native all star athlete, and ARHS garden fundraiser

January 20, 2017 04:30:05 PM
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It’s time for another roundup of news stories related to Southborough.

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Skate party for St. Jude’s – February 4

January 19, 2017 02:51:07 PM
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A Southborough family is hosting a fundraiser for St. Jude’s Hospital again this winter.

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Youth soccer seeking help: Marketing & Communications, Secretary, and Community Liaison

January 13, 2017 02:32:25 PM
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Southborough Youth Soccer is looking for volunteers. This time it’s not a plea for parents to coach. They are reaching out for help to “build stronger ties” with the community.

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SCAC: Cultural arts awards granted; seeking new members

January 12, 2017 10:30:00 AM
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Southborough Cultural Arts Council has just announced this year’s grant awards. And the group is on the lookout for new members to help its ongoing efforts to support the arts.

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Hop on the bus for Women’s March for America – Saturday, January 21

January 11, 2017 11:20:53 AM
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On January 21st, hundreds of thousands of women will be marching to send a message to our country’s leaders. They won’t be marching down Southborough’s Main Street. But some women from Southborough will be joining them and are inviting you to come on board.

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Scholarships through GWCF – apply by March 6

January 6, 2017 09:30:02 AM
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Another organization has announced that scholarships are available to Southborough residents.

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Southborough business roundup: Company fighting hostile takeover, Best in Biz award, and $21K grant

January 3, 2017 11:30:28 AM
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Three Southborough based businesses made news recently – one of them twice.

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Supporting the Southborough Library

December 22, 2016 02:14:20 PM
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The Library’s Board of Trustees asked me to share their request to support the Southborough Library Fund. Plus, Library staff asked me to share news of a grant they received from the Southborough Community Fund.

As long as I’m sharing those stories, as President of the Friends of the Southborough Library, I feel compelled to bring attention to that organization as well.

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Assabet students grant “Aztec Wishes” to children in need

December 21, 2016 09:30:00 AM
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Assabet students collaborated to help children in need have a happy holiday.

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Special Olympics Basketball free classes begin in January; seeking volunteers

December 20, 2016 09:16:11 AM
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Southborough Recreation is working with Special Olympics Massachusetts to offer a free basketball program this winter.

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Reminder – Red Apple Awards donations due Tuesday

December 19, 2016 06:57:37 PM
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Are you looking for a creative teacher gift? Instead of yet another mug or Christmas ornament, why not give Southborough teachers the resources they need to be creative and innovative through the Southborough Education Foundation’s Red Apple Program.

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Fire Department: Tractor trailer crash on Saturday and other updates

December 19, 2016 07:30:47 AM
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A glimpse of what the SFD has been up to over the past month

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