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VOLUNTEER SPOTLIGHT-SHARON STOUT

Sharon Stout has been volunteering with Newton Community Pride for more than 15 years. She has had lead roles in logistics, fundraising and in-kind donations for NewtonSERVES and has also helped with Harvest Fair, July 4 and Newtonville Village Day. Thank you, Sharon! Read what Sharon has to say about her volunteer experience [...]

2020-06-02T01:15:35+00:00June 2nd, 2020|Blog|

THE IMPORTANCE OF ARTS AND CULTURE: THE ARTS SECTOR AND COVID-19 RELIEF

Several members of the arts sector are calling for specialized federal assistance. The arts and culture workforce contributes 4.5 percent to the nation’s gross domestic product and directly employs more than 5 million workers. They are valuable commerce for local businesses and essential during times of economic recovery. Investing in the arts sector is an investment in our nation’s capacity to drive economic activity, generate creative solutions to complex problems, support the health and well-being of communities, and educate and inspire lifelong learners. [...]

2020-04-24T18:28:31+00:00April 24th, 2020|Blog|

SPONSOR SPOTLIGHT: NEWTON-WELLESLEY HOSPITAL

On this Patriots Day, we shine a huge spotlight on Newton-Wellesley Hospital and all those working towards the health and safety of our community. Right now we have over 100 people being treated for COVID-19 and over 100 who have been discharged and are recovering. NWH is averaging 170 tests a day. Please read Mayor Ruthanne Fuller's message from Friday.

2020-04-20T14:40:03+00:00April 20th, 2020|Blog|