fundraising

Documenting Our City During The Stay-At-Home Advisory With #TheFrontStepsProject

Scout’s first weekend participating in #TheFrontStepsProject as a way of raising funds was a blast! #TheFrontStepsProject, started by photographer Cara Soulia in Needham, is a way of fostering connection, documenting the people of the community during this time of separation, and raising awareness for Scout’s fundraising efforts—all from the safety of home.  Scout is in […]


Update: Final March Fundraising Push!

As of today, we have raised $3,566—meaning that we are about 70 percent of the way towards meeting our initial fundraising ask of $5,000.  We really appreciate the generosity of the community, and all those who have taken the time to sign up for #TheFrontStepsProject. Without you, this last week wouldn’t have been possible for […]


Update: We Are A Quarter Of The Way There!

As of this morning, we have raised $1,320 towards our $5,000 fundraising goal! We’d like to extend a huge thank you to all of our donors—each one of you is directly helping to keep a local publication alive. We’d also like to extend a thank you to all of our new Patreon supporters. All of […]


Women’s Lunch Place Supper Club featuring Tiffani Faison

The annual Supper Club features Boston’s top chefs and James Beard Award winners. This intimate dining experience is limited to 70 guests and supports our work helping Boston’s most vulnerable women. Join us Wednesday, April 1, 2020 for a special menu prepared by Tiffani Faison of Orfano, Tiger Mama, Sweet Cheeks Q, and Fool’s Errand […]


Sweet As Maple Variety Show

On August 16, 2018 Sweet As Maple Variety Show will be heating up the stage of the Oberon theater! It will be a night of entertainment and raising money for the animals at Maple Farm Sanctuary, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Featuring Performances by: Kitty Levesque, Pearl Buttons, Benonce, Baroness Blitzen VonShtupp, and more!


Breakfast of Family Champions hosted by Parenting Journey

Somerville-based nonprofit, Parenting Journey, will host its inaugural Breakfast of Family Champions benefit dinner honoring members of the community who work to empower families. It will be an evening of fun and celebration, featuring lively activities such as a Family Feud style game show with special guests, and the always enjoyable, breakfast for dinner. All […]


Dig It! 2018

Join us for an evening of fun, food, and silent auction to celebrate garden-based learning in Boston and Cambridge Public Schools. Help us nurture curiosity in youth! This year’s program includes a variety of exciting events. We will be presenting the CitySprouts Environmental and Community Impact Award to Karen Worth, a dedicated instructor from Wheelock […]


“From Cambridge,” A Benefit for the Cambridge Historical Society

Enjoy good company, music, hors d’oeuvres, wine, and beer donated by Cambridge Brewing Company. Support the work of the Society at our Spring Benefit, and celebrate this year’s theme, asking ‘Where Is Cambridge From?” Hear from two local restaurant owners and an urban anthropologist about their experiences with clientele, food, and belonging in Central and Harvard […]


Robert Jean Chefs Dinner

On March 16th, 2018, the world lost Chef Robert Jean at the age of 51. An incredible chef who touched many with his skill and passion, Robert was a dear friend of the culinary industry. From opening chef at Teatro, Sorrelina, and L’Andana, to his most recent venture opening Pigtale in Nashua NH, Robert has […]


Stand Against Racism

A Panel of Women of Color Elected Officials discussing The Importance of Registering to Vote, Voting and Running for Public Office


Trailblazing Women: Communal Reading & Community Conversation

Please join us in conversation: Trailblazing Women — Nevertheless She Persisted Wed, March 28th, Cambridge City Hall, 5:45pm – 8pm An honoring of local women, a group reading and community conversation with an Open and Honest dialogue on race Developed in collaboration with Cambridge’s Councilwomen E. Denise Simmons & Office of the City Manager, Cambridge […]