coming-together during Covid-19

Stories about how the Southborough Community is reaching out to is to offer aid, help others feel less isolated, spread some joy or help mitigate stress during the stay-at-home and social distancing advisories.

(You can find these under “coming-together” in the Features menu.)

Food Pantry: Off-site location for donating personal care/hygiene, infant care, and first-aid items

April 22, 2021 07:30:56 AM
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A Southborough scout is holding an off-site collection of First-Aid and Hygiene items “to help all Southborough residents that aren’t able to afford these vital items to stay healthy”.

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Town again offering Rent and Mortgage Assistance

March 19, 2021 09:30:00 AM
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The Town is renewing its Rent/Mortgage Assistance program.

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Volunteers helping Southborough teachers and seniors book Vaccine appointments

March 11, 2021 02:14:45 PM
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A group of Southborough mothers have been volunteering their time and energy to book Covid-19 vaccination appointments for Southborough teachers and seniors.

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Kindergroup announcing Easter Scavenger Hunt for the “Golden Egg Raffle Basket”

March 10, 2021 02:22:15 PM
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For the second year running, Southborough Kindergroup won’t be able to hold it’s traditional Easter Egg Hunt. This year, they came up with an even better (pandemic-safe) substitute than last spring.

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Sign up to be notified of “Phase 2” Covid-19 vaccine clinics in/near Southborough

February 18, 2021 09:55:50 AM
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The Town is offering a way for eligible residents under Phase 2 of the Mass Covid-19 Vaccine rollout to be notified of clinics opening in Southborough or surrounding towns.

The opportunity is now being promoted to ages 65+ and those in senior housing, but other phase 2 groups can also sign up.

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St Matthew’s Youth Ministry’s Souper Bowl a success

February 12, 2021 04:46:22 PM
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St. Matthew’s Youth Ministry shared news of their successful Souper Bowl collection drive.

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Southborough partnering on Vaccine Clinic for ages 75+ (including homebound patients) starting Friday

February 9, 2021 04:50:24 PM
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The Town just posted important news about a Covid-19 Vaccine Clinic. Southborough seniors ages 75 or older (and anyone who was eligible under Phase 1 of the state’s rollout) are eligible. According to the announcement, special appointments are even available to qualified homebound seniors.

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Peace Parade (and Valentines) to thank frontline workers this Saturday

February 8, 2021 08:59:50 AM
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Community groups in Southborough are asking the public to help thank frontline workers, including local hospital medical professionals, food service workers, and cleaning staff.

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School nurses get second vaccine shots

February 5, 2021 03:40:01 PM

Yesterday, school nurses that were vaccinated in a Covid-19 Clinic held by a Southborough resident received their second dose.

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Sign up to be notified of “Phase 2” Covid-19 vaccine clinics in/near Southborough

February 3, 2021 09:50:24 AM
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The Town is offering a way for eligible residents under Phase 2 of the Mass Covid-19 Vaccine rollout to be notified of clinics opening in Southborough or surrounding towns.

Top priority is residents aged 75+, but future phase 2 groups can also sign up.

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Postponed: “Peace Parade of Thanks” (Updated)

January 15, 2021 01:20:47 PM
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I just learned that the event is being postponed due to forecasts of heavy rain and high winds.

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Disposable facemasks for veterans available through Southborough Rotary

January 14, 2021 03:07:54 PM
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The Rotary Club of Southborough is continuing to distribute facemasks. This time, they are making a public offer for Southborough Veterans in need of disposable masks.

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Southborough doctor held Covid Vaccination Clinic for school nurses

January 12, 2021 12:25:17 PM
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Southborough’s Dr. Louis Kuchnir used his nearby Kuchnir Dermatology office to vaccinate close to 100 people, including at least 65 public school nurses.

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Community turned out in celebration of Arthur Butler’s 100th Birthday

January 11, 2021 09:22:03 AM
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Southborough veterans joined members of the community to celebrate a former resident and WWII combat veteran’s 100th Birthday.

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