On May 4, 2019 local musicians banded together to raise $13,600 for the Franklin Food Pantry at The Black Box in Franklin, MA. Co-organizer Bill Donovan explains why he and co-organizer Ray Auger decided to start this annual event four years ago. “The Franklin Food Pantry... Read more.
by Robert Falcione
July 10, 2018 -- In a testament to the longstanding practice of community involvement by the founders of Cornell's, as well as the current owners of Cornell's Irish Pub, Selectmen voted to grant a temporary license to serve beer and wine under a tent... Read more.
The FYBO Bill Capen Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament fundraiser will be held at The New England Country Club, Bellingham, MA on SUNDAY AUGUST 19, 2018. The Dinner & Award Ceremony will take place, immediately following the golf, under the on‐site tent. The golf... Read more.
Cumberland Farms has rescheduled their Grand Re-opening to Thursday, October 26, 2017. Please join the Hopedale Friends of Music and the A Cappella Ensemble and the Chamber Wind Ensemble as they perform for the event at the Cumberland Farms in Hopedale between 2:30-3:30pm... Read more.
The Bellingham Woman of Today are planning an exciting new fundraiser, Get to Know Your Town Scavenger Hunt on Sunday May, 7. The hunt will take place at the town common with registration from 10-12. Teams of 3-5 people can register for a fee of $25 per team. Teams... Read more.
What makes a community special? It's not the number of outstanding dining establishments. It's not number of recreational offerings available. It's not even the average household income. It's the people... plain and simple. People make things happen, make things... Read more.
It’s time for the Bellingham Women of Today's annual fundraiser of popular Butter Braids, now called Kansas Maid braided pastry, and Otis Spunkmeyer cookie dough, available just in time for the holidays. It will be hard to decide on which flavor you like best as all are... Read more.
Rob DeDominic, owner of The Tradesman in Milford and WMRC's Ray Auger present a check for $1500 for Milford Youth Football and Cheer to the cheerleading team at Milford High School on Friday September 9th. The money donated was raised from their annual Tradesman Labor... Read more.
On Friday, September 30, 2016 Carlie and Bella Gonzalez, The Drove, Playing With Fire and Defret will take the stage to raise money for pediatric cancer research – specifically the Ty Louis Campbell(TLC) Foundation. Music will play from 7-9 pm at a true rock and roll... Read more.
So your raising money for a fundraiser. (Perhaps the WMRC Mudrats?) It's not an easy task asking others for money and reaching your goals. Or is it? Follow this seven-day guide to raising $500 in just one week. If you're looking for more then simply adjust the numbers! Read more.
Brookside PTO and AmazonSmile have joined forces to raise some money for our school! When you buy on Smile Amazon - smile.amazon.com (not the regular Amazon one) Brookside Elementary will receive 0.5% of the purchase price of all eligible products. Very easy... Read more.
WMRC has learned the controversy over the location of a carnival fundraiser for the Milford Catholic Elementary school maybe resolved. WMRC has been told it will move from East Main near Hamilton Street to the former K-Mart plaza on Medway Road away from any residential... Read more.
The Franklin Elks Lodge BPOE 2136 and Veterans for Oil, will host a Showcase Pro Wrestling fundraiser on Friday night July 24th at the Elks Hall, 1077 Pond Street, Franklin. Two former Milford natives will be on the outstanding six bout card, the first match begins at... Read more.
WMRC is sponsoring a summer-long food drive to benefit the Daily Bread Food Pantry in Milford. Throughout the summer, live music events with be designated "Party For The Pantry" events. At these shows you can bring a can of food to be donated to the pantry... Read more.
My experience with cancer is a difficult and life-changing one, similar to what many others may have gone through when their life became impacted by this most dreadful of illnesses; yet, it is an experience that has molded and shaped my future in a most positive direction... Read more.
The Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition (MBCC) will be holding its annual, statewide Against the Tide swim, kayak, walk, and/or run fundraising events again in 2015. Proceeds benefit MBCC, which is the state’s leading breast cancer organization that seeks to understand... Read more.
A few months ago WMRC was contacted by a local charity that was raising money for a local child suffering from Leukemia as well as an anonomous family who was dealing with a similar situation. Fund raising events were planned by A 2nd Chance, a local organization who... Read more.
Faith Community Church’s Student Mission Team is hosting a huge Garage Sale/Plant Sale/Car Wash fundraiser on Saturday, June 6, from 8am - 2pm at Faith Community Church, 146 East Main Street, Hopkinton. All proceeds from the fundraiser will go towards this summer’s... Read more.
WMRC is promoting a charity event at Lord and Taylor in Natick to benefit Oliva Fund for Cancer Care on May 2nd. We are selling tickets for $5 to benefit the Oliva Fund which entitles you to 10-30% savings passes at Lord and Taylors next Saturday. Ticket sales will... Read more.
A 2nd Chance is hosting an EMERGENCY FUNDRAISER for a family in need! We have a local Milford Family whose mother has been diagnosed with Stage 4 Thyroid Cancer and has fallen on extreme hard times. On Saturday April 25, 2015, A 2nd Chance will be holding a fundraiser... Read more.
Your Culinary Adventure Awaits! Indulge in masterful dishes created by this region's finest culinary talent. Franklin's newest event venue, THE BLACK BOX, provides the evening's dynamic setting. Infused with delightful entertainment by ELECTRIC YOUTH and guest artists... Read more.