Charities/Making a difference

Finn Family Garden teaching students and helping the community

July 26, 2019 05:00:20 PM
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A garden funded through a grant by SEF is doing more than helping kids learn. Over the summer, it’s also helping feed Food Pantry clients.

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Fundraisers seeking homeowners to show off decor, plus designers/decorators and artisan vendors (Updated)

July 24, 2019 07:30:36 AM
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Organizers of a fundraiser for the Historical Society are seeking participants to be involved in Southborough’s “First Annual” tour of homes beautifully decorated for the holidays.

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Volunteers needed for Summer Nights setup

July 19, 2019 07:28:20 AM
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Recreation is asking me to put the word out that help is needed.

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Rotary doing good in Southborough: Scholarship, Youth Leadership and Donations

July 12, 2019 02:12:00 PM
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Southborough Rotary does a lot to promote service to the community. So, they deserve a moment in the spotlight for the good they’ve been doing this spring and summer.

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Car Wash for an Autism Service Dog – Saturday

June 28, 2019 05:13:15 PM
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A Southborough family has found hope in their efforts to get a service dog for their teenage son with Autism. You can support the effort at this weekend’s car wash.

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NECC: Seeking runners for the Falmouth Road Race (quickly) and looking back at the annual 5K

June 28, 2019 02:41:22 PM
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NECC is seeking volunteer runners for the Falmouth Road Race to help raise fund for the school. It’s a good excuse for me to look back at the school’s own fundraising race earlier this spring.

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More StoryWalks® to enjoy in Southborough thanks to SEF and a Southborough Scout

June 28, 2019 11:55:12 AM
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All summer, children can enjoy Woodward’s StoryWalk® combining literacy, science, and outdoor activity. The displays were dedicated to the former principal and installed by a Southborough Scout. Thanks to that Scout’s volunteerism, Finn students will be able to enjoy their display soon after school begins.

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SEF announces grants, seeks volunteers for board and updating website (Updated)

June 26, 2019 08:30:00 AM
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The latest news from the Southborough Education Foundation.

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Car Wash to help fund a service dog for JayJay – June 29th (Updated)

June 25, 2019 09:30:00 AM
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A Southborough family is pursuing a service dog for their teenage son with Autism. You can support the fundraising effort at a car wash this weekend and/or a donation to the cause.

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The Boroughs Trail is coming! You can help blaze the way

June 18, 2019 11:05:25 AM
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Southborough’s Trails Committee has an exciting announcement. They are also recruiting volunteers to ensure the announcement is true.

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Reasons to smile shared by the Southborough schools – Philanthropy, advocacy, and more

May 31, 2019 03:26:02 PM
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On this feelgood friday, I’m posting news about the good works of Southborough students as shared by our schools.

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SEF news: Red Apple for the teacher (sign up by June 7th) and seeking new board members

May 31, 2019 02:23:31 PM
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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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Girl Scout troop thanks generous community for donating roses to seniors

May 24, 2019 04:45:00 PM
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A troop in town is thanking community members who helped give some senior ladies in town a reason to smile.

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Resident Roundup: Senior of the Year, ARHS senior making over a mustang, and more

May 17, 2019 01:47:39 PM
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I’m feeling a bit of “Girl Power” here in recent Community Advocate coverage of residents doing good in the community.

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