GELF Fundraiser Dinner: March 21st

GELF Fundraiser Dinner

It is the GELF time of year again.  Katya Salkever will once again be cooking, Jen and principals will be serving, the fabulous Katani Sumner and band will once again be playing. This year we will have beer pairings (there will be wine for the non-beer drinkers) from Sam Adams- and Jim Koch the co-founder and […]

Rotary Newton Craft Beer Festival

Rotary Newton Craft Beer Festival

Do you like all things beer related?  The Rotary Club of Newton is hosting Rotary Newton Craft Beer Festival on Sunday, March 1 from 1-4 pm at the American Legion Post 440 at 295 California Street in Newton. The festival will feature craft beer and food vendors offering tasting samples.  “Mini-seminars” will be held throughout […]

Kill Shelter Fundraiser to Save Dogs

Kill Shelter Fundraiser to Save Dogs

This is our dog sitter, Stacey from Wicked Happy Dogs. What most of you don’t know is that she spends hours of her free time every day volunteering for Survivor Tails Rescue Organization. Survivor Tails rescues dogs from high volume kill shelters in the South and brings them up here where they can find loving, […]

Little Brothers-Friends of the Elderly Valentine’s Day Visits

Little Brothers-Friends of the Elderly Valentine's Day Visits

Little Brothers-Friends of the Elderly Valentine’s Day Visits! Register Now! As always, we will be kicking of 2015 in true LBFE style with our first holiday visiting program this Valentine’s Day and we would like to invite you to join us as we promote companionship with our elders through Valentine’s Day celebrations. We will be […]

Kohl’s Young Volunteer Scholarship Program

Kohl's Young Volunteer Scholarship Program

Kohl’s Department Stores will be accepting nominations for outstanding young volunteers beginning next week for the 2015 Kohl’s Cares®  Scholarship Program. Nominations for kids ages six to 18 will be accepted January 30 – March 13 at kohlskids.com, and nominators must be 21 years or older. Through the program, Kohl’s will award more than 2,500 […]

Nelly Carreño Celebrity Chef at COOK Restaurant

Nelly Carreño Celebrity Chef at COOK Restaurant

Cook Cooks for Charity Cook Restaurant Welcomes Nelly Carreño as Part of its Continuing ‘Celebrity Chef Series’  WHAT:            Cook, the highly acclaimed American bistro located in Newton, MA is welcoming NECN meteorologist Nelly Carreño as part of its continuing “Cook for Charity” celebrity chef series. On Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 from 6:00PM – 8:00PM […]

FA Day Middle School at Red Sox Game Fundraiser!

FA Day Middle School at Red Sox Game Fundraiser!

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Yoga Benefit Class with Dawn Davis Yoga

Dawn Davis Yoga

Yoga Benefit Class for Newton-At-Home on Friday, December 26th! 9:30 am at The Windsor Club 1601 Beacon Street, Waban, MA 02468 Newton-At-Home helps older folks in our community continue to live safe and active lives in their own homes. Check out the important work on their website. For more information, please contact our very own Julie Plaut Mahoney […]

Panties Benefit Seven Bar Foundation

Panties Benefit Seven Bar Foundation

Equinox, the upscale fitness and high performance lifestyle leader, is introducing the perfect holiday gift for the active activist. Equinox is partnering with Empowered by You to offer the Empowered by Equinox panty line. The limited edition, holiday 3-pack of perfect everyday seamless panties, available for $60 at all four Boston Equinox locations, are designed […]

Catalog Canceling Initiative to GO GREEN!

Go Green Catalog Canceling Initiative

Go Green! CATALOG CANCELING INITIATIVE My elementary school is doing this via our Social Action Committee but I wanted to share with everyone in Newton and invite you all to Go GREEN! As the holiday season is upon us, most households begin to receive an abundance of unwanted sales catalogs. Over 19 billion catalogs are […]