Poverty Awareness Discussion Group Begins Again on October 1

August 20, 2014

The well-attended Poverty Awareness Discussion Group, which began last winter, will start its fall session on Wednesday, October 1, from 7-8 pm at the Unitarian Church on Pleasant Street in Newburyport. Deb Smith of Pettengill House will speak about poverty in the local school system. There will be time for discussion after her presentation. Following […]

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Michael’s Harborside Fundraiser for Pennies – Sept 22 for Dinner

August 18, 2014

Join friends and neighbors for dinner at Michael’s Harborside on Monday evening, September 22nd. Eat inside in the main dining room and Michael’s will donate 10% of the price of your dinner (excluding alcohol) to Pennies for Poverty. It’s easy. It’s a fun evening out. It’s for a good cause. Make plans now to meet […]

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Silent Auction to Accompany Concert by Liz Frame and the Kickers

July 20, 2014

Liz Frame and the Kickers will headline a concert on Saturday evening, November 1, at Belleville Church Hall. You won’t want to miss a minute of the music but will have some time between band performances to peruse the Silent Auction. We’ll give you some advance notice of what we’re offering — sure to include […]

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Thank you Provident Bank! And thank you to our supporters!

July 20, 2014

Provident Bank donated $385 to Pennies for Poverty as part of it’s “Our Community, Your E-Vote” campaign. Thank you, Provident Bank. And many thanks to the hundreds of supporters who voted for Pennies. The funds will be used to address urgent needs and support under-funded programs at local anti-poverty organizations.

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