Online Resources Directory for Greater Newburyport Launched

June 23, 2015

Pennies for Poverty today announced the launch of its online Resources Directory for those seeking access to area social services The Resources Directory, located at, includes 170 organizations that serve residents of Amesbury, Byfield, Newbury, Newburyport, Rowley, Salisbury, and West Newbury. The mobile-friendly directory provides an easy way to search and locate contact information […]

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Otto’s Pizza Monday Night Fundraiser Set for July 13th

June 21, 2015

Make Monday night, July 13th, Pizza Night at Otto’s at 202 Merrimac Street in Newburyport. From 5-9pm, a portion of all pizza’s ordered (delivery and carry out) will go to Pennies for Poverty to provide farm-fresh food to people in need. Order by phone: 978-225-6161 or 978-225-6160. Pennies for Poverty volunteers will be at Otto’s […]

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Transportation from State Street to Plum Island This Summer

June 18, 2015

There is now a bus line from State Street to Plum Island for the summer. People without cars or who can’t pay $10-20 for parking to visit the beach can now jump on a bus at the Library. See details on the web at:—Schedules/All-Routes-Listed-(1)/Lawrence-Do wntown-Shuttle-(1).aspx The schedule is as follows (from web).

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Rain Date for “Play Nice” Family Event Set for June 6

May 14, 2015

Looks like rain is forecast for Saturday’s Play Nice family event — outside music, food, beer tasting, games on Water Street near Nix’s. So the organizers have set Saturday, June 6, as the rain date. Mark your calendar now. Part of the proceeds will benefit Pennies for Poverty.

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