fundraising

Some of the Faces Helping Us Save Scout

For a little over a week now, Scout staff photographers Sasha Pedro and Adrianne Mathiowetz, as well as photographer Amanda Macchia, have been driving all over town to photograph families from a safe distance as a part of #TheFrontStepsProject. #TheFrontStepsProject, started by photographer Cara Soulia in Needham, is a way of fostering connection, documenting the […]


Thank You for Getting Us Through March, a Plea for April

First and foremost, thank you to all who have donated to our March fundraiser, supported us on Patreon, shared our posts, read our articles, participated in #TheFrontStepsProject, and given us words of encouragement these past few weeks. Your support truly means the world to us, and is the reason we have been able to keep […]


Documenting Our City During the Stay-At-Home Advisory With #TheFrontStepsProject

Scout’s first weekend participating in #TheFrontStepsProject as a way of raising funds was a blast! #TheFrontStepsProject, started by photographer Cara Soulia in Needham, is a way of fostering connection, documenting the people of the community during this time of separation, and raising awareness for Scout’s fundraising efforts—all from the safety of home.  Scout is in […]


Update: Final March Fundraising Push!

As of today, we have raised $3,566—meaning that we are about 70 percent of the way towards meeting our initial fundraising ask of $5,000.  We really appreciate the generosity of the community, and all those who have taken the time to sign up for #TheFrontStepsProject. Without you, this last week wouldn’t have been possible for […]


Update: We Are A Quarter Of The Way There!

As of this morning, we have raised $1,320 towards our $5,000 fundraising goal! We’d like to extend a huge thank you to all of our donors—each one of you is directly helping to keep a local publication alive. We’d also like to extend a thank you to all of our new Patreon supporters. All of […]


All She Wrote Books Crowdfunding Party

Join us for a night of good reads, brews, and community! Every beer purchased will go to help All She Wrote Books open a brick-and-mortar storefront and continue to elevate female, queer and non-binary authored books to readers. Please bring friends – the more, the merrier! Can’t make the party? Please consider making a pledge! […]


Swing Left/Blue Revolution Comedy Fundraiser

Wanna help get out the vote in swing districts for the midterms? Swing Leftand Blue Revolution are fundraising at Aeronaut Brewing Company in Somerville, with some great Boston standup comics. We’ll be live-streaming it on Blue Revolution. We’ve got an allstar Boston comedy lineup of Lamont Price, Harry Gordon, Ken Reid, Kate Ghiloni and Will Smalley. The 5 comics performing are doing this for FREE, so that […]


Swing Left/Blue Revolution Comedy Fundraiser

Wanna help get out the vote in swing districts for the midterms? Swing Leftand Blue Revolution are fundraising at Aeronaut Brewing Company in Somerville, with some great Boston standup comics. We’ll be live-streaming it on Blue Revolution. We’ve got an allstar Boston comedy lineup of Lamont Price, Harry Gordon, Ken Reid, Kate Ghiloni and Will Smalley. The 5 comics performing are doing this for FREE, so that […]


Benefit for breathe in honor of Amy S

Somerville resident Amy S. is in need of a double lung transplant due to the damage her lungs have sustained from her lifelong battle with Cystic Fibrosis (CF). Come join us at Sissy K’s in Boston on Saturday, June 23rd from 4-8pm for fun night out that will benefit a great cause! We’ll have a […]


Breakfast of Family Champions hosted by Parenting Journey

Somerville-based nonprofit, Parenting Journey, will host its inaugural Breakfast of Family Champions benefit dinner honoring members of the community who work to empower families. It will be an evening of fun and celebration, featuring lively activities such as a Family Feud style game show with special guests, and the always enjoyable, breakfast for dinner. All […]


Spotlight: Beth Grierson of Wilderness Heals

Somerville is a city known for its diversity, but it is also filled with citizens willing to take action. Among these city trailblazers is Beth Grierson, a Somerville native who is willing to (literally) take a “hike” towards ending homelessness and domestic violence. Through her involvement with a hike called Wilderness Heals, sponsored by The […]