The Ford Hall Forum at Suffolk University presents Guns Don't Kill People, The Media Kills People with John Rosenthal andCharlton McIlwain; moderated by Edward Powell. Thursday, March 21, 6:30-8:00 pm. Admission is free and open to all. Suffolk University Law School, McLaughlin Moot Court Room, 120 Tremont St., Boston. Wheelchair accessible and conveniently located near the Park St. MBTA Station. For…Continue
Added by Joseph Porcelli (Chief Neighbor) on February 28, 2013 at 9:41pm — No Comments
Thank you so much for the prompt and helpful service with our parking lot after the big storm. I couldn't get my snowblower started and after nearly ruining my back trying to start it I really appreciated the help-even though only one person showed up. She did a great job.
We'd appreciate it if you took a couple moments to tell us what tell what you think is working well about SnowCrew and where we need to focus our attention to make it better.
Here is an idea of the kind of feedback we are looking for:
Added by Jeff Boudreau on February 19, 2013 at 8:30pm — No Comments
Ever think about becoming a Big Sister? Now could be the time! Big Sister Association of Greater Boston has been serving girls for 61 years and is commited to helpling girls in the 69 cities, towns, and communities of Greater Boston realize their potential.
Our programs include:
School-Based Mentoring: For women 18+. This one-to-one mentoring program matches women mentors with girls in elementary school (grades 2-8). Big and Little Sisters engage in…Continue
Added by Big Sister Association of GB on February 14, 2013 at 4:29pm — No Comments
We've made awesome progress today. In total 26 neighbors have been dug out. 8 More still need help, 2 of which are out of state (we'll help anyone who asks).
Added by Joseph Porcelli (Chief Neighbor) on February 10, 2013 at 7:00pm — No Comments
There are many elderly and disabled neighbors who still need our help. In total, together we/SnowCrew have dug out 11 neighbors but there all these folks below still need out help.
Please pitch in where you can. Your help give these neighbors freedom, access to food and medicine, and greatly reduces their anxiety.
Today was a day many of us will remember for some time. In addition to digging yourselves out, many of you opted to help dig out your neighbors in need through SnowCrew.
In total, there have been 26 requests for assistance shoveling. Today, 9 homes/cars were dug out, 2 are still underway, and 16 others still need to be shoveled.
I want to give a special shot out to Jen Barnes, from HolonDesign.com who…Continue
Added by Joseph Porcelli (Chief Neighbor) on February 9, 2013 at 7:00pm — No Comments
It just got a lot easier to find out which of your nearby neighbors need help during and after the blizzard.
Fill out this form now to be notified when an elderly, disabled, or sick neighbor near you submits a request for assistance.
Then, if you are willing…Continue
Added by Joseph Porcelli (Chief Neighbor) on February 8, 2013 at 6:48pm — No Comments
MEDIA ADVISORY 3.8.2013
NEIGHBORSFORNEIGHBORS.ORG ACTIVATES SNOWCREW
A FREE SELF-SERVE ONLINE SHOVELING TOOL FOR THE EDERLY, DISABLED, AND…Continue
Added by Joseph Porcelli (Chief Neighbor) on February 8, 2013 at 12:45am — No Comments
By most accounts, it's going to snow a lot on Friday and Saturday - 18 to 24 inches.
Here are the top 10 questions to ask yourself and your neighbors before the storm:
A massive snow storm is expected to hit Boston this Friday and dump 1 to 2 feet of snow!
While snow storms can be fun, they can also cause a lot hardship for our elderly, disabled, and sick neighbors as snow makes it very difficult to for them to get basics such as food, medicine, and getting around town.
The Roslindale Community Center has openings in several of its child educational or after-school programs.
All programs are Early Education and Care (EEC) Certified.
Tiny Tots Pre-Kindergarten - 8 am to 12 noon weekdays
2-day (Tu-Th), 3-day (M-W-F), 5-Day (M-F)
$25/day ($22/day for 5-day program)
Sibling rates available for additional Children.
After School day…Continue
Added by Dennis Kirkpatrick on February 3, 2013 at 4:50pm — No Comments