Natick Service Council News

Natick Service Council Week 2022

By Sonia Shah | May 5, 2021

NSC week (May 15-21, 2022) is dedicated to raising awareness in our community to help support our motto of “Neighbors Helping Neighbors.” You can support your community during this special week by donating food or personal items, signing up for a volunteer shift, joining our Annual Meeting, or donating to our Spring Appeal!

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Annual Meeting to Honor Local Philanthropist and Businesses

By Sonia Shah | May 3, 2021

Please join us for our Annual Meeting! We will be presenting awards to the following partners at the 2021 Annual Meeting: Founders Award: Bob Brack Corporate Partner of the Year: Good Neighbor Award: This past year has been unlike anything we could have ever imagined. As a part of Natick Service Council Week, we will…

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NSC Holiday Appeal Match Unlocked!

By Sonia Shah | January 4, 2021

We would like to thank everyone who contributed to the NSC 2020 Holiday Appeal. A very generous anonymous donor offered us a dollar for dollar $100,000 match for all donations made through December 31st. In just a matter of a few short weeks, the Natick Community stepped up and we are thrilled to announce that…

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NSC’s Thanksgiving Meal and Holiday Gifts Programs a Success!

By Sonia Shah | November 24, 2020

Kesley Hampton, Director of Food Pantry & Volunteer Services and Kellie Mercurio, Program Manager handing out gift cards. Over 400 holiday cards donated by Pam Koskovich and volunteers she organized to give out to our families! We at NSC, would like to wish you and your family a healthy and happy Thanksgiving. The Thanksgiving Meal…

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NSC Fall for Natick Virtual 5K Run/1 Mile Walk a Huge Success!

By Sonia Shah | October 26, 2020

This year, in order to keep our volunteer, supporters and community safe, NSC made the decision to change our annual Fall for Natick Dinner and Auction to a Virtual 5K Run/1 Mile Walk. Thank you everyone who participated and sponsored NSC’s first ever Fall For Natick Virtual 5K Run/1 Mile Walk! The event raised $36,000!…

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Thanksgiving & Holiday Gifts Fund

By Sonia Shah | September 29, 2020

Each Fall, sponsors of our Thanksgiving Meal Program and Holiday Gift Program help families in Natick by purchasing Thanksgiving meals and holiday presents. Unfortunately, this year, given the pandemic, these programs will not look like they have in the past.  We simply cannot bring together the hundreds of volunteers who make these programs possible in a…

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NSC’s Annual Report: Neighbors helping neighbors, keeps our community strong.

By Sonia Shah | July 23, 2020

Over the past fiscal year (April 1, 2019 to March 31, 2020), Natick Service Council experienced a number of notable changes, from staffing to a complete reorganization of our operations due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Throughout all of the normal and unprecedented changes, one thing remained constant, the support from the Natick community. To that…

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Welcome NSC’s New Executive Director, Dan Shea!

By Sonia Shah | July 9, 2020

Natick Service Council is excited to announce that Dan Shea has been appointed as the new Executive Director. Dan comes to NSC after 38 years in Corporate America at IBM and Arrow Electronics. Dan has been a part of the Natick community for more than 20 years and looks forward to serving our community. Dan has been…

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2020 Backpack Campaign

By Sonia Shah | July 2, 2020

Backpack Program is offered in the fall for children, teens, and adults who are going to school. Each individual participating in the program receives a backpack full of school supplies. Each summer, sponsors of our backpack program help us by purchasing and filling backpacks with school supplies for children of families that benefit from services…

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Natick Service Council to Host 6th Annual Telethon on Wednesday March 22nd

By Donna Casey | June 3, 2017

NATICK, MA: March 2017 On Wednesday, March 22nd from 6-9pm, Natick Service Council (NSC) is hosting its 6th Annual “Neighbors Helping Neighbors Telethon” which will be broadcast live on Natick Pegasus channels 3, 29 and 99.   This year’s telethon will be hosted by Andy Meyer and Richard Gill and feature local community groups who will…

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