Birthday Wishes Needs Toddler Toys!

Birthday Wishes Toddler Toys Needed

Toddler toys needed! The Newton Office is in need of brand new toddler toys (1-2 years) such as: * Stacking Toys * Sensory Balls * Learning/Activity toys * Mr. & Mrs. Potato Head   To schedule a donation drop-off click here. The Newton office is open 9am-5pm Monday-Friday. Can’t make it to Newton? Shop our […]

Cultural Survival’s Bazaars in Jamaica Plain

Cultural Survival’s Bazaars in Jamaica Plain

On Saturday, Aug. 6 and Sunday, Aug. 7 from 10am-5pm, Indigenous artists and musicians from around the world will come together for a free admission festival celebrating their cultures. The Jamaica Plain community is invited to join them to enjoy Indigenous music from Mali, Ecuador, and the US northeast and art whose purchase supports the livelihoods […]

7th Annual HopeWalks: Register Now!

7th Annual HopeWalks: Register Now!

The Newton-Wellesley Hospital Charitable Foundation has announced that its seventh annual HopeWalks event will be held on Sunday, October 2, 2016. HopeWalks is a 3.3 mile neighborhood walk to benefit cancer patients and their families by supporting the Integrative Support Services offered at the Vernon Cancer Center. These life-enhancing services for cancer patients optimize healing […]

#LiveUnlimited and Support the Muscular Dystrophy Association


Davion’s #LiveUnlimited moment is an inspiration for us all. Now through July 31, a generous partner will give $1 (up to $30,000!) to the Muscular Dystrophy Association for every #LiveUnlimited moment created and shared via the web tool. To celebrate the campaign launch, 18 artists (including X Ambassadors, American Authors, and James Dupre!) are sharing […]

Cancer Survivor Month: Please Join Us

Cancer Survivor Month: Please Join Us

Help Stamp Out Hunger on May 14th

Stamp Out Hunger

Help Stamp Out Hunger on May 14th WHEN: Saturday, May 14, 2016 WHERE:  Communities throughout the state. WHO: The US Postal Service, the National Association of Letter Carriers and the American people. WHAT:  Saturday, May 14th marks the 24th anniversary of America’s largest-single day of food donations — the National Association of Letter Carriers Stamp […]

FREE Soccer Clinic for Kids Ages 5-8

soccer without borders soccer clinic

Soccer clinic for kids in Kindergarten, First Grade and Second Grade hosted by Soccer Without Borders Ambassadors, Sidnie and Maia (7th graders). Sidnie and Maia are both on NEFC’s first team, which is ranked #1 in the state. Sidnie’s mom, Alison Foley, is Boston College’s Head Coach for women’s soccer. She will be the assistant […]

Newton Family Singers Benefit Concert

Newton Family Singers benefit concert for Newton Community Farm

Newton Family Singers Long May You Run Songs by Neil Young and Friends A Benefit for the Newton Community Farm Join the Newton Family Singers for a very special concert on Saturday, May 14th at 3:30pm at the Newton South High School auditorium. In addition to performing songs by legendary folk rock artist Neil Young, NFS will […]

Volunteer Drivers Needed for Newton at Home

Volunteer Drivers Needed for Newton at Home

NEWTON AT HOME LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEER DRIVERS Are you an empty nester and have some time to give? Are you new to the Newton area and looking to get more involved with your community?  Perhaps you are recently retired and looking for just the right volunteer opportunity. Newton at Home, a nonprofit, membership-based organization for […]

Registration Open for Newton 10K

Newton 10K

REGISTRATION OPENS FOR 2016 NEWTON 10K City’s Only 10K Race Will Benefit DREAMFAR High School Marathon Fattman Productions, a strategic planning, marketing and promotions company, today announced that the 2016 Newton 10K will be held on Sunday, June 5, 2016, beginning at 8 AM.  The city’s only 10K event will draw more than 600 runners […]