Pennies for Poverty raises $50,000 this year

December 20, 2015

Coverage in the Boston Globe Metro North section: https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/regionals/north/2015/12/16/newburyport-nonprofit-raises/OOZbHWlkxAmGl6b9FkBmaK/story.html Thank you Newburyport and surrounding towns!

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Flatbread Pizza Fundraiser Set for March 29th

December 11, 2015

Join friends of Pennies for Poverty on Tuesday evening, March 29th, at Flatbread Pizza Company in Amesbury between 5 and 9 pm. Purchase any pizza to eat in or take out and Flatbreads will donate a portion of that purchase to Pennies. In addition you can purchase raffle tickets for a chance to win great […]

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January Local Poverty Matters to Address Poverty’s Impact on Maternal and Child Nutrition

November 21, 2015

Hope Davenport, who has directed the  Northern Essex WIC Program Director for Community Action, Inc. for 12 years will speak at the January 6th Local Poverty Matters Discussion Group at the First Religious Society Church in Newburyport.  She will speak about how the Women, Infant and Child (WIC) program impacts the health and well-being of […]

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Oyster Fest is Back!

November 16, 2015

Mark you calendar for the fifth annual Pennies for Poverty Oyster Fest at Starboard Galley on Saturday, January 30, from 5:30 to 7 pm. This event has earned a reputation as one of winter’s social highlights!  Donations accepted at the door. Oysters served as fast as they can be shucked. Come out on a cold […]

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