Charities/Making a difference

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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The Upward Spiral – virtual talk on relieving stress through neuroscience

April 14, 2020 07:30:22 AM
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Southborough Youth & Family Services is offering more free help to residents feeling overwhelmed by stress.

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Suicide Prevention Training: Sign up for free “Gatekeeper” online training

April 8, 2020 01:17:50 PM

Southborough Youth & Family Services is offering free suicide prevention training.

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Algonquin Writing Center using digital platform to help students

April 8, 2020 08:57:33 AM
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A group of students from Algonquin have thrown a lifeline to peers struggling with their writing.

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Fundraising Drive to help furloughed workers

April 7, 2020 08:36:09 AM
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A Southborough church’s teen group is asking the community to help people put out of work by the pandemic.

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