Pettengill House Annual Winter Coat Drive

October 17, 2014

The Pettengill House 9th Annual Winter Coat Drive is upon us and we need your help to help others.  Over the past 8 years community donations have provided 3,755 coats (along with gloves, mittens, hats and scarfs) to area adults, children and families. Headed by staff and our dedicated volunteers, this year The Pettengill House […]

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Ellie Davis to Speak at Nov 5th Local Poverty Matters Study Group

October 6, 2014

Ellie Davis from the Newburyport YWCA will speak at the Nov 5 Poverty Matters Study Group. Her topic of “dignity” addresses an aspect of poverty that most of us don’t think about much or fully understand. Join the discussion on Wednesday, Nov 5, from 7-8 pm in the basement conference room at the First Religious […]

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Three Bands Announced for Music for Change Concert on Nov 1

October 6, 2014

Pennies for Poverty presents Music for Change, An Evening of Good Times and Good Tunes to Support our Neighbors in Need on Saturday, November 1 from 6:30-10:30 on the Belleville Stage, 300 High Street Newburyport. The evening includes a silent auction and three great acts playing, Americana, Bluegrass and Blues. All proceeds from the event […]

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Pennies is Community Partner for Doug Seegers Concert on Oct 11

September 22, 2014

Join Pennies for Poverty and Belleville Roots Music at the Belleville Stage on Saturday, October 11, at 8 pm as we welcome internationally-renowned singer-songwriter, Doug Seegers, to our community. Seegers is a brilliant musician who suffered from homelessness for years. Belleville Roots Music is using the occasion of his concert on October 11 to recognize […]

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