1.4 min readBy Published On: November 30th, 2015Categories: Features0 Comments on Giving Tuesday

who to donate to

In the spirit of GivingTuesday – a national movement to kick off the giving season on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday.  Here are some ideas of #Southie organization to donate to:

  • South Boston Neighborhood House – Holiday Helper Program – various sponsors are connected with individuals or families to provide them with gifts for the holidays. To donate to the South Boston Neighborhood House Holiday Helper program contact Kathy Lafferty at 617-268-1619 x201 or [email protected]
  • Julie’s Family Learning Program –  It’s the annual fundraiser and dinner for an amazing local institution – Julie’s Family Learning Program – on Thursday, December 1st at 6pm at Florian Hall (55 Hallet Street).  Tickets are $100 and help support this community based support and education program helping low-income female headed families break the cycle of poverty. For more information on how to donate visit here! 
  • Catholic Charities Laboure Center –  Purchase a ticket to the house tour! This December marks the 25th annual Laboure Christmas House Tour of South Boston. Hosted by Catholic Charities, this important fundraiser features homes in South Boston decorated for Christmas by local designers. This beloved tradition has become for many visitors and Boston residents the start of the Holiday Season. Five homes are selected and decorated by a team of Boston professional design firms and opened to the public by the generous homeowners to raise money for the social services provided by Catholic Charities Laboure Center.  Tours take place on Saturday, December 3rd and Sunday December 4th.  For more information visit here! 

Did we miss your favorite Southie charity?  Let us know who you like to donate to and why!