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2020 Snow Emergency/Season Information

Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the City of Everett would like you to be prepared for the upcoming winter/snow season. The City is ready to face any and all obstacles that Mother Nature throws our way, let's be sure we all work together to keep our streets safe.

With the snow season now upon us, the City is well prepared for both snow removal and emergency measures. The Mayor recently met with his senior staff to ensure that the procedures, staffing, and supplies for snow removal and parking enforcement are effectively in place.

Everett Students in Need

Bread of Life is in need of donations of special food items for Everett students. One of Bread of Life's food pantries is located in Everett City Hall and is open to Everett residents. BOL's Brandon King, Terry O'Brien and Teri Barchard are spearheading a project to provide backpacks to Everett students in need. They have a goal to fill 100 backpacks (donated by generous donors)
with special items. Here's a wish list for each backpack:
-Small cartons of milk
-Small boxes of cereal
-Juice boxes
-Raisins
-Granola bars
-Pretzels
-Applesauce
-Peanut butter

Toy & Food Pantry Event

There is a Christmas Toy & Sunday Food Pantry Event this Sunday, December 15th at Everett Grace Food Pantry, 50 Church St. Sign-in is 6-8am, bring an ID and your own bags. Street or municipal parking, no city restrictions.

Food distribution: 7:30-10 a.m.
Clothes Outreach: 7-10 a.m.
Visit with Santa: 8-10 a.m.

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A Company Christmas at Pops Children’s Program at Boston Symphony Hall

The Everett Haitian Community Center’s Emerging Bright Stars Academy - FHLP Announces Open Registration for 2019
A Company Christmas at Pops Children’s Program at Boston Symphony Hall, Courtesy of Encore Boston Harbor.

This evening is comprised of the children having dinner, activities at Symphony Hall, an opportunity to try orchestral instruments, and a visit from Santa, raffle, followed by the concert! The cost is free. An unforgettable experience for your child. Register your child by 11/15/2019

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2019 Helping Families Fundraising Gala

For Kids Only is less than one month away from their annual Helping Families Fundraising Gala and 35th anniversary celebration. 

Friday, November 15, 2019
7:00-11:00pm
Hyatt Regency Boston Harbor

This exciting event includes a full course dinner, entertainment, raffles and a silent/live auction. 100% of event proceeds go directly to scholarships for families in need. 

Giving Heart Award Recipient will be Speaker of the House Robert A. DeLeo.

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New Volunteer Opportunities at Everett Grace Food Pantry

You can make-a-difference by donating a few hours a month to help FEED the NEED in our Everett Community and beyond.  One in 200 families are one paycheck away from homelessness; you CAN help. Stop by, meet our Crew and see where the Giving begins. No Empty Plates Here.

Nonprofit Charitable Org. 501(c)(3)
Contact Irene Cardillo at imcardillo@yahoo.com or 617-799-9440.

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Halloween Bash & Rivergreen Park Grand Opening

Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the City of Everett invite all residents to the Grand Opening of Rivergreen Park, on Thursday, October 31, combined with this years Halloween Bash!

It will be an outside festival with fun for everyone, including, Roller Skating, where they will supply the skates and the rink with Music and lights. Helmets and Pads are not mandatory, they will have a limited amount there but feel free to bring your own, they encourage it.

Image courtesy Everett Grace Food Pantry

Everett Grace Food Pantry

Everett Grace Food Pantry and Gifts of Love

Location - 50 Church St. Everett 501c3 Nonprofit Charitable Org.

Date - Sunday October 20th
Register (signup) 6am-8am only.
Distribution 7am-10:30 only. Municipal or Street Parking Only. *MUST bring your own bags or carts.

Food Distribution starts 7am: Meat, fish, poultry, milk, eggs, cheese, rice, fresh veggies & fruits, beans, cereal, can goods, juice, much more.

Gifts of Love Outreach Open 7am: Clothes Closet with Infant thru Adult Sizes. *Coats for all sizes and ages.

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Creative Coping

A group for new moms
A free series for first-time moms and moms-to-be.
Each week community experts will present special topics, such as:
• the many challenges of motherhood 
• understanding your developing child 
• your pediatrician – your friend
• how to keep your child safe 
• developing a balanced life

Meets on Wednesdays
Sept. 25 - Nov. 13, 2019
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch will be served.

Family Resource Center
548 Broadway, Everett
Entrance by Maple Ave.

Childcare and transportation support available.

Small Alcohol Bottle Community Survey

Small Alcohol Bottle Community Survey

The Everett Community Health Partnership - Substance Abuse Coalition is working with partners in Arlington, Cambridge and Somerville to better understand the issue of alcohol nips (small alcohol bottles) in our community. Please help gather more information by completing this short survey, and share widely with your networks by email or share their announcement on Facebook.