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40,000 New Volunteers arrive at GiftsToGive

April 4, 2019. Acushnet, Massachusetts

Too windy to go sailing or maneuvering a kite. Way, way too windy to fly, especially if you’re a honey bee! Which turns out to be perfect for motivating 40,000 volunteers into their new home! Seems the bees were in a hurry to get out of the wind, into their shelters and anxious to free their Queens.

If you’re thinking “what do honey bees have to do with a children’s charity”?
See our original story HERE.

Logan sets a most perfect example for all of us!

CEO Blog
Acushnet, Massachusetts

In the middle of a very hectic day, in walks Logan. Logan is 5 years-old. He was on a mission and needed to talk to someone in charge.

Luckily (for me), I was on duty and I received a huge dose of inspiration!

Bishop Stang Fresmen Class – Connecting to Giving and Service

One of our annual traditions, is meeting the entire Bishop Stang Freshmen class at the factory.

Photo archive HERE. (This year’s photos are a gift from students; Amelia Bailey and Emily Iovanna)

We could talk all day, about what is right about young people, but we prefer they talk for themselves.

Thank you to student Veronica Bernier for the following essay:

Kim is back from vacation!

What makes a person spend hundreds of hours and thousands of dollars every year, re-purposing, repairing and giving hundreds of bicycles away to local children in-need?
Ask Kim Camara of Yesteryear Cyclery why he does it, the next time you see him!