Charities/Making a difference

SPD holding annual Pink Patch Project for Breast Cancer Awareness

October 4, 2019 11:30:00 AM
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The department has brought back an awareness and fundraising campaign it launched last fall.

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Finn School asks community to volunteer time to help in the Classroom

October 4, 2019 09:28:25 AM
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Finn School is looking for volunteers to lend a hand in the classroom with regular academic activities.

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Play Golf for ALS One – Heritage Day weekend

October 3, 2019 04:30:00 PM
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The Town is combining an effort to promote the newly renovated golf course with a fundraiser to support a cause in honor of two key players in its success.

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Blood Drive: Give Pints to Half Pints – Wednesday

October 3, 2019 11:30:00 AM
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The Bloodmobile will be in town next Wednesday to collect donations for Children’s Hospital patients.

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Raising more funds to “Defeat ALS” in memory of Helen Grimm Leger

September 20, 2019 10:30:00 AM
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On November 3rd, Linnea Leger will “Walk to Defeat ALS” again. The fundraiser to find a cure for the disease is all the way on the other coast. But her personal cause has deep Southborough roots.

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Project Friend-ships between younger and older kids; Project Friend Plus partnering multi-generations for community service projects

September 17, 2019 12:40:17 PM
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SYFS is seeking families with K- 12th graders who would benefit from some special attention, a mentor, and positive role model. They are also seeking volunteers grades 6-12 and adults 21+ to be mentors and/or work on community service projects.

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Special Olympics Developmental/Unified Sports program for 6-10 yr olds this fall – Sign up now

September 6, 2019 10:57:30 AM
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This fall, a special program run by Special Olympics Massachusetts will introduce kids to “Unified” sports.

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Youth and Family Services promoting initiatives and programs

September 4, 2019 12:17:26 PM
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Southborough Youth and Family Services asked me to help them reach out to the community. They launched a newsletter to help educate the public on their services and intiatives.

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Run for SHIFSTRONG – November 2nd

August 29, 2019 10:11:07 AM
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This fall, the community is invited to a 5K Run and Fun Run to raise funds for the Shifrin family.

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Southborough Ice Bucket Challenge – Saturday afternoon (throughout Summer Nights)

August 21, 2019 12:41:05 PM
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The community is invited to again participate in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS One and to support #Shifstrong. However, with the change in the schedule of Southborough Summer Nights from night to day, there’s a change in the format.

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SAM interviews: Business, law, books, and good works

August 13, 2019 04:43:06 PM

Here are interviews produced this year by SAM or with their help.

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Thanks to those who helped provide fresh produce through the Food Pantry

August 13, 2019 09:27:44 AM
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Last week, food pantry clients were treated to fresh bounty.

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News from NECC: “Infant Sibling Project” studying early detection, visit from Congressional Rep, and award for “Giving Autism a Voice” campaign

August 9, 2019 11:32:08 AM
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NECC is sharing news about people worth recognizing.

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Generous funding will allow Library to launch Teen & TEC Lab for tweens and teens

July 31, 2019 08:50:34 AM
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Thanks to a grant, the Southborough Library will be creating a special lab space with programs for teens and tweens.

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