Support local food drives

November 21, 2014

Food pantries are busier than ever this time of year so please take time to buy and drop off food at local pantries or participate in one of the local food drives taking place in our communities. Look for notice of food drives in the paper. Here are the ones coming up over the next […]

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Dine at Andiamo for Pennies on January 8 (Jan 15 snow date)

November 19, 2014

Have dinner with family and friends at Andiamo Restaurant (24 Winter Street) in Newburyport on Thursday, January 8. Andiamo will donate a portion of the night’s revenue to Pennies for Poverty. You enjoy a lovely evening of good food and good friends. Pennies receives money to help individuals and families in need in Greater Newburyport. […]

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ROOF Over Head to Speak at Dec 3 Local Poverty Matters

November 19, 2014

Kerri Perry and Susanne Cameron, board leaders at ROOF Over Head, will speak at the Dec 3 Local Poverty Matters Meeting at the Unitarian Church (basement classroom) in Newburyport on Wednesday, Dec 3, at 7 pm. Join others to explore the challenges of finding housing when you live in poverty and to learn what ROOF […]

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Thank you!

November 19, 2014

Music for Change, held November 1 at the Belleville Stage, was a resounding, foot stomping success! More than 125 folks came out on a rainy night to mingle with friends, enjoy the three great bands, bid generously on the silent auction and contribute to Pennies for Poverty. We raised more than $10,000. All proceeds from the event […]

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