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Southborough Rotary Club helps food pantry

southboroIn keeping with the spirit of giving to those in need during the holiday season, the Southborough Rotary Club is pleased to announce that it has made the donation of both a new refrigerator and $800 in goods to the United Parishes of Southborough Food Pantry.  These donations were made possible by fund raising efforts of the Southborough Rotary Club members during the annual Heritage Day weekend in October and a matching grant from the Rotary Club District of Central Massachusetts.  The Rotary Club wishes to thank everyone who made a contribution at the pumpkin lighting event and purchased pizza at the Heritage Day festival. The Rotary Club also would like to thank the following local businesses for their generous contributions.  These contributions provided the local support needed to make the Rotary District matching fund possible: Domino’s Pizza of Southborough; Marlborough Saving Bank; Southborough Veterinary Hospital;        NSTAR; Southborough House of Pizza; Salon Charisma; and Southborough Dental Association.

Chris Robins, President of the Southborough Rotary Club, thanks everyone involved for their efforts and contributions while noting that “It is a Wonderful Life” when members of the local community help one another.

The Southborough Rotary club encourages individuals and organizations to consider being involved with the humanitarian goals of the Rotary Club. Being a member of the Rotary Club is a unique opportunity to be part of local charitable work while contributing to large-scale global efforts such as disease control, emergency assistance, economic development and peace throughout the world.  Rotary is a living example of thinking globally while acting locally. Within the past year, members of the Southborough Rotary Club have had personnel involvement with humanitarian efforts in Guyana, India, Brazil, Mali, England and France.  Become a member of Rotary by contacting Chris Robbins at (508) 481-3797 or by email at chrisr2346@verizon.net and enjoy the feeling of a wonderful life.

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