Charities/Making a difference

Support Southborough cyclists in the PMC

July 23, 2020 09:39:44 AM
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Seventeen cyclists from Southborough will be among those participating in the “Reimagined” Pan Mass Challenge next week.

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Youth Group holding Car Wash on Saturday

July 17, 2020 10:22:47 AM
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Members of a Pilgrim Church Youth Group are asking you to drive over to the Transfer Station on Saturday morning.

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Food Pantry update: More generous donations and thank yous

July 10, 2020 09:42:51 AM
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Recently, Middlesex Savings Bank announced that it is contributing $5,000 to the Southborough Food Pantry. I decided to check in for an update on other donations to the Southborough Food Pantry.

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Free tutoring this summer for K-12

July 1, 2020 04:29:19 PM
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A group of Southborough teens is offering free tutoring this summer.

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Protest for Black Lives Matter – Friday

June 30, 2020 02:44:53 PM
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This Friday, July 3rd at 3:00 pm, a group of Southborough teens are holding a peaceful protest for Black Lives Matter.

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Suicide Prevention Training: Quick, free, and on your schedule

June 18, 2020 07:30:07 AM
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Southborough Youth & Family Services is still offering free suicide prevention training for 17 more residents.

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Editorial: We need to advocate Black Lives Matter and always strive for better (Updated)

June 15, 2020 10:58:32 AM

In Southborough, we have been fortunate to have been insulated from many of the issues rocking the nation by living in a mostly white, fairly affluent town. There have been no publicly reported acts of racial injustice by our police department. That doesn’t mean we should put blinders on to what’s happening in our country.

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Reminder: Sunday’s Candlelight Vigil for Peace and Racial Justice

June 13, 2020 08:30:41 PM
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Southborough’s Neighbors for Peace released new details on the Candlelight Vigil for Peace and Racial Justice planned for this Sunday.

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Southborough Gardeners’ Flower Flash thanks Essential Workers

June 12, 2020 03:56:05 PM
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The Southborough Gardeners asked me to share their announcement about a special thank you through flowers.

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Update on Sunday’s Candlelight Vigil for Peace and Racial Justice

June 11, 2020 09:33:06 AM
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Southborough’s Neighbors for Peace released new details on the Candlelight Vigil for Peace and Racial Justice planned for this Sunday.

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Red Apple for the teacher – sign up by Thursday

June 8, 2020 09:14:39 AM
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An end of school gift idea for parents who have a child in the Southborough/Regional public school system.

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Candlelight Vigil for Peace and Racial Justice – June 14

June 5, 2020 11:07:12 AM
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A week from Sunday, the Southborough Neighbors for Peace is holding a “Candlelight Vigil for Peace and Racial Justice”.

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AVM asks you to join in a “fervent plea” through song “The Time Has Come” – Friday Night

June 4, 2020 09:54:26 AM
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Assabet Valley Mastersingers is asking the community to join them in singing a special song about justice, peace, healing, and bridging chasms on Friday night. The group will be singing their “fervent plea” in support of Black Lives Matter.

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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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