Charities/Making a difference

Fundraiser for ARHS Facemasks for graduating seniors

May 21, 2020 03:45:12 PM
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A group of community members are seeking to fund face masks for the close to 350 member graduating Algonquin seniors. The initiative is part of an effort to allow seniors to hold some kind of Graduation celebration.

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Photo session fundraiser for Chestnut Hill Farm

May 15, 2020 08:08:25 AM
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Pose for a 5 or 10 minute photo session with the Southborough farm as your backdrop and half the fee will be donated to support CHF.

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Mental Health Month: SYFS spreading messages of hope and resilience, self care and more

May 13, 2020 05:28:30 PM
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May is Mental Health Month. As usual, Southborough Youth and Family Services is using it to raise public awareness and reach out to those who need help.

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Youth in Philanthropy: High schoolers, apply to join Southborough based group of philanthropists

May 13, 2020 12:47:47 PM
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A new Youth in Philanthropy group is being formed in Southborough.

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Scouts finish Trailhead kiosks

May 13, 2020 07:30:55 AM
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Troop 1 members Eric Hanson and Zane Walter used their Eagle Scout projects to support public use of Southborough trails. The Southborough Trails Committee is thanking the two scouts for their help.

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Covid Roundup: Supplying free PPEs for dentists, Liquor liability insurance refunds, and Thanking family of nurses

May 12, 2020 11:57:53 AM
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Two Southborough organizations got recent press coverage for covid-related news. And one family’s story got new national attention with a special thank you.

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Resident asking public to support purchasing of masks for Mass hospitals

May 11, 2020 02:54:15 PM
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A Southborough resident asked me to spread the word on his fundraiser to get more effective facemasks in the hands of hospital workers. 

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Reminder: NECC 5K going Virtual – Saturday fundraiser

May 8, 2020 04:24:27 PM
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Like many organizations at this time, NECC is pursuing a virtual substitute for its annual event.

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Get quick, free Suicide Prevention training on your schedule

May 1, 2020 07:30:00 AM
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Southborough Youth & Family Services is offering free suicide prevention training.

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Food pantry news: All Car Care sharing proceeds; Teachers donate groceries; Volunteers help make curbside work

April 27, 2020 12:36:03 PM

I have a few good works stories to share that are related to the Southborough Food Pantry, so I’m rounding them up.

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NECC 5K going Virtual – May 9th fundraiser

April 23, 2020 09:28:23 AM
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Like many organizations at this time, NECC is pursuing a virtual substitute for its annual event.

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Youth & Family Services is still providing Needs Based Services

April 22, 2020 07:34:11 AM
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Even with its physical offices closed, Southborough Youth and Family Services wants residents to know that they are still here for us.

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Healthcare Workers and First Responders can receive free emotional support coaching

April 16, 2020 10:38:29 AM
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A Southborough entrepreneur asked me to share news about an offering to healthcare workers and first responders.

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Rotary news: Earth Day cleanup cancelled (plus other events); Helping Food Pantry

April 16, 2020 09:31:36 AM
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The Southborough Rotary Club sent out its April newsletter with updates on good news and disappointing news.

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