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Corporate catering initiative has contributed 100,000+ meals to children in need

Corporate catering initiative has contributed 100,000+ meals to children in need

| November 20, 2017

Boston – JLL and ezCater announced they are joining forces with Feeding America® to expand CaterCares, a program created in Boston in 2016 to help end childhood hunger. CaterCares (www.catercares.com) converts a percentage of online catering sales to cash donations that provide food for children and families in need. The program has already funded more than […]

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Dyer Brown, Others, Contribute Services to Travis Roy Foundation

Dyer Brown, Others, Contribute Services to Travis Roy Foundation

| November 10, 2017

Boston – After a sudden and terrible accident on the ice 22 years ago, collegiate hockey star Travis Roy found himself paralyzed and learning to live confined to a wheelchair. Since that time, he has gone on to become a motivational speaker and a pillar of the Greater Boston community. The Travis Roy Foundation — […]

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MassDev Helps Open Day Program

MassDev Helps Open Day Program

| November 8, 2017

Uxbridge, MA – MassDevelopment has issued a $1,550,000 tax-exempt bond for Venture Community Services, a nonprofit in Worcester County that provides advocacy and support to individuals with disabilities and their families. The organization used bond proceeds to renovate, furnish, and equip a day program facility at 670 Douglas Street in Uxbridge. The facility will support […]

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Jewett Selected for Center for Wildlife Project

Jewett Selected for Center for Wildlife Project

| November 8, 2017

York, ME – Continuing a long history of building nonprofits in New England, Jewett Construction of Raymond, N.H., has been contracted by the Center for Wildlife in York, Maine, to build a new, 16,000sf wildlife medical clinic and visitor center. The project, which has been many years in the making, is an effort to provide […]

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Berkley Investments Celebrates Construction with Donation

Berkley Investments Celebrates Construction with Donation

| November 6, 2017

Charlestown, MA – As development progresses on Berkeley Investments’ The Graphic in Charlestown, the company celebrated the construction’s headway by making a substantial $25,000.00 donation to The Fund for Parks & Recreation in Boston. The Fund, managed by Boston Parks & Recreation, has earmarked the donation specifically for The Ryan Playground, which is just blocks away from The Graphic. Cathy […]

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O & G Team Participates in Fund Raising

O & G Team Participates in Fund Raising

| November 6, 2017

Torrington, CT – The staff of O&G Industries  has raised over $6,500 in October for the American Cancer Society through their participation in numerous cancer-related fundraisers.  

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Peabody Properties Builds Homes for Vets

Peabody Properties Builds Homes for Vets

| October 23, 2017

Peabody, MA – A desire to help end veteran homelessness has led Karen Fish-Will, CEO of Peabody Properties, a Woman Business Enterprise (WBE), and her sister Melissa Fish-Crane, COO, to form Peabody Veteran Supportive Housing, which to date, has developed four veterans housing communities for formerly homeless veterans. Peabody Properties was designated by the U.S. […]

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NERCC Teams Up for Wounded Warrior

NERCC Teams Up for Wounded Warrior

| October 19, 2017

Hanson, MA – The New England Regional Council of Carpenters has announced its partnership with Jared Allen’s Homes for Wounded Warriors, Commodore Builders, and other sponsors in the construction of a new home for United States Army Corporal Paul Skarinka, his wife, and two children in Hanson. A ceremonial groundbreaking for the project was held […]

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PROCON Owners Support United Way

PROCON Owners Support United Way

| October 4, 2017

Manchester, NH – PROCON owners Sally and Mark Stebbins are longtime United Way contributors and Alexis de Tocqueville Society members. Their family has supported United Way through personal contributions, corporate fundraisers, and challenge matches over the past 60 years. On October 1, 25 Granite United Way business supporters and their guests boarded a bus to Gillette […]

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Griffin Electric Donates to Pantry Shelf

Griffin Electric Donates to Pantry Shelf

| October 2, 2017

Holliston, MA – Wayne J. Griffin Electric, Inc. has donated over 40 backpacks filled with school supplies to aid the Holliston Pantry Shelf’s backpack drive. Since 2014, Griffin Electric has collected donations to support area students as they begin a new academic year. This annual initiative ensures that students from elementary through high school age […]

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