Charities/Making a difference

Fellow veteran calls on public to honor John Wilson through service

February 13, 2019 08:03:00 AM
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Resident Mark Fallon, a fellow veteran, shared on his blog some memories of John Wilson. They included Wilson’s influence on him and his thoughts of how the public can honor him.

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Scholarships through GWCF – apply by March 4

February 6, 2019 02:28:55 PM
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GWCF has announced the window for scholarships is open and available to Southborough residents (as members of Worcester County).

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Middlesex Savings Bank donated $1.4M to charities including $50K for the Southborough community

February 1, 2019 07:29:45 AM
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Last week, Middlesex Savings Bank handed out checks totaling $50,000 to three charities supporting the Southborough community. It was part of $1.4M in unrestricted gifts doled out by its charitable foundation this year. The donations went to 84 food pantries, senior centers, and libraries.

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Trottier’s 2nd annual Polar Plunge for Special Olympics – Feb 13

January 29, 2019 10:55:57 AM
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Trottier Middle School is hosting another special Special Olympics fundraiser.

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Nominations for “Library Service Distinction” deadline is March 1st

January 24, 2019 08:14:40 AM
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The Southborough Library is seeking nominees for the 5th annual Peggy Tuttle Award for Library Service Distinction. And I owe a late congrats to last year’s winner.

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Southborough Gardeners thank sponsors

January 23, 2019 09:50:25 AM
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The Southborough Gardeners are thanking local businesses who supported the holiday wreath program.

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“Roller Skate for Shifrins” – February 2

January 22, 2019 08:58:35 AM
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On February 2nd, you are invited to “Roller Skate for the Shifrins”.

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Federal workers can get help from the Southborough Food Pantry

January 17, 2019 03:12:57 PM
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The Southborough Food Pantry asked me to share an announcement. Any Federal workers in our comunity who aren’t receiving checks due to the government shut down should make use of their services.

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More than “100 Women of Southborough” making a charitable difference – next meeting March 7 (Updated)

January 11, 2019 12:30:00 PM
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100+ Southborough women gather to hear presentations, cast votes, and make combined donations towards a big difference.

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Photo Gallery: Community vigil for Peace and Unity

January 8, 2019 11:26:07 AM
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On Saturday afternoon, residents and special guests gathered to hold a “Candlelight Vigil for Peace and Unity”.

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Rain or Shine – Outdoor Vigil for Peace and Unity – “Celebrate Our Community” on Saturday (Updated)

January 4, 2019 04:08:38 PM
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Southborough residents promoting peace and unity invite you to join them for an outdoor candlelight vigil.

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Years in Review: Looking back at the last 10+ years

January 1, 2019 08:42:10 PM
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Often at New Years, “the blog” shares a Year in review. But this year is a special milestone. This summer marked the MySouthborough.com’s 10 year anniversary – and my 5 year anniversary as the blogger behind it.

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Outdoor Vigil for Peace and Unity – January 5th

December 31, 2018 09:34:38 AM
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Southborough residents promoting peace and unity invite you to join them for an outdoor candlelight vigil.

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Season of Giving: Charity by schools, public safety, and community

December 27, 2018 07:30:08 AM
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Today, I want to call attention to the spirit of giving community members demonstrated this month.

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