Tag: volunteer

Make East Somerville shine this Saturday and win fun cleaning prizes

East Somerville Main Streets (ESMS) is partnering with Alderman Matthew Mclaughlin to host a Fall Clean Up, and they would love to have your help. If you’re interested in volunteering to make East Somerville the most beautiful neighborhood in Somerville, please contact ESMS at projectassistant@eastsomervillemainstreets.org or call at 617.676.5307. ESMS will provide prizes for “Best…

Volunteer Drivers Needed for “New Freedom” Project

Massachusetts Advocates Standing Strong (MASS) has put out a call for volunteer drivers as part of its “New Freedom” project. New Freedom seeks to make transportation efficient and accessible for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities with the goal of promoting self-advocacy. Too often, our developmentally and intellectually disabled neighbors have to rely on others…

A Small Amount of Time Can Make a Big Difference

In the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings, we’ve seen a tremendous outpouring of moral, financial, and personal support from all around our Commonwealth. But it doesn’t take a tragedy to inspire people to make their communities better, and there are always opportunities to lend a helping hand. In that spirit, Somerville-Cambridge Elder Services (SCES)¬†offers…