We had a great time at the 9th Annual Sweet Soul Supper and we hope you did too. We hope all of you enjoyed the food, music, and fun and we hope to see everyone again next year! In the meantime, stop by the house, volunteer, or take a look at our new website to stay in touch with all of the happenings at our Neighborhood House.
This year’s Sweet Soul Supper was a grand success thanks to you and our many dedicated sponsors who help us provide critical services to the community. Through sponsorships, tickets, silent auction proceeds, and donations received at the event, we raised over $85,000-the most raised at a Sweet Soul Supper to date! We could not have done this without you and we look forward to many more years of partnership and mutual support.
We have a special request: If someone in your group donated to our scholarship fund by credit card, please let us know right away. Unfortunately, our credit card devices did not collect names and addresses of donors, and we want to thank these generous supporters as soon as possible! Please have anyone who donated by credit card e-mail email@example.com and we will make sure to thank them promptly!
Stay tuned for a full album of event photos!!
We can’t wait to see you Thursday for our biggest fundraiser and celebration of the year!
Thursday, June 19th * 6:30 – 10:30pm
MIT’s Morss Hall * Walker Memorial
142 Memorial Drive * Cambridge, MA
Thanks to Cycle Kids, Inc and Cambridge City Councilor Marc McGovern, our kids got brand new bikes on Tuesday! Check out the pics below from our annual Welcome Summer party, a backyard festival with food, music, and plenty of fun.
Please join us for our annual Summer Party here at the house to kick-off the season:
We will be receiving an AMAZING donation from Cycle Kids, Inc. with the help of our friend, Cambridge City Councillor, Marc McGovern! Our youth will be the happy recipients of 28 BIKES to enjoy this summer! We will be celebrating the start of summer with this amazing gift and we hope many of our friends and supporters will join us here at the house for this fun event!
As Thanksgiving 2013 quickly approaches we still need 200 more turkeys! It’s the giving season– don’t miss out on supporting a truly great cause! Our emergency food pantry feeds over 3,000 people annually and gave away 400 turkey baskets last year! Help us reach that goal again this year by donating now! Use our PayPal on the right hand side of this page or mail a check to: 71 Cherry Street, Cambridge, MA, 02139.
Questions? Call us! (617) 547-4680 or email Director of Programs, Mark Stearns: firstname.lastname@example.org
Check out these photos our talented MFNH volunteer from Lesley University, Natalie Cohen, took at the 11th Annual Area IV Pride Day this past September! It was the most well-attended pride day ever (thanks in large part to MFNH’s Area IV Coordinator Roscoe Thomas!) and Columbia Park was just bursting with community, music, food, and fun. Make sure to join us next year, we are already looking forward to it!
We are excited that in a little over a month it will be time, yet again, to celebrate our community and its members. This year’s Area 4 Community Pride Day promises to be a great time for the whole family. There will be plenty of delicious food and live entertainment, not to mention pony rides and bouncy houses to keep the kids occupied. Please join us to celebrate the pride and support we all have for the Area 4 community.
Date: Saturday September 7th, 2013
Time: 12:00-5:00 PM
Place: Clement Morgan Park (Columbia Park)
We want to extend a huge thank you to everyone who came out to the 8th Annual Sweet Soul Supper in support of the Margaret Fuller Neighborhood House. Additionally, many thanks to all those who donated if they were unable to attend the event in person. The pictures from the event just arrived and they look amazing! Check out a sneak peak below. To see the full collection visit either our Facebook page or view the photo-stream on Flickr.(more…)
Join us at our 8th Annual Sweet Soul Super!
Our 8th Annual Sweet Soul Supper is Thursday, June 27, 2013 at MIT’s Walker Memorial!
Buy tickets now or contact us if you have questions at 617-547-4680.
On Sunday, May 5th, our team is walking together in Project Bread’s Walk for Hunger.
Project Bread’s Walk for Hunger brings thousands of people to our state’s capital each year to raise money for antihunger programs, and to promote awareness about the face of hunger in our communities. At the 2012 Walk for Hunger, 43,000 people came together and raised $3.6 million!
By participating in the 2013 Walk for Hunger, we are pledging to make a difference in three important ways:
• To help spread the word about the need for hunger relief in our state
• To support and fund both short– and long-term solutions that make a real, lasting difference for those in need
• To show the world that hunger isn’t something to be ashamed of . . . it’s something we can alleviate, prevent, and END.
We are honored to be a part of The Walk for Hunger, and passionate about what we can do when we work together.
By sponsoring our team, you help change thousands of lives across our state. (more…)