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NATICK – The Charles River Rotary Club, serving Ashland, Framingham, Natick, Wellesley and the Metro West area had the Natick Service Council Executive Director join the clubs meeting on Thursday, May 26, to discuss the programs, services ,and the needs of the organization.

Established in 1962, Natick Service Council has been dedicated to serving the most economically disadvantaged members of our community. 

The organization helps clients meet basic needs for food, housing, utilities and programs for children with the goal of promoting self-sufficiency. 

They are guided by the motto “Neighbors Helping Neighbors” and serve our fellow community members with dignity, compassion and confidentiality.

The Charles River Rotary presented Shea with a donation of $2500 to support the Council’s programs.

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Natick Service Council works hand in hand with the community to help improve the quality of life for Natick residents. The Council recognizes the needs in our community are as diverse as our clients. The Council’s multi-service organization provides a broad range of human and social programs to our clients.

With more than 500 enthusiastic volunteers, Natick Service Council is truly a place where people can come if they need a helping hand or if they wish to be of help.

Natick Service Council is able to support 700 families in Natick because of our generous

supporters and volunteers.  Thanks to the helping hands in our community, the Natick Service Council
has improved the lives of many residents.

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The Charles River Rotary also consistently assists at the Natick Food Pantry with donations and staffing the food pantry.

The Charles River Rotary club meets every Thursday morning at 7:30 a.m. at the Natick Senior Center 117 E Central Street in natick.

The club’s annual fundraiser to support the Natick Service Council, Keefe Tech Continuing Education
scholarships and other Metro West programs, Scoopalooza, the World Famous All You
Can Eat Ice Cream festival will be held on Saturday June 25, 2022 on the Natick Common, Rt. 135 from non to 3 p.m. To learn more about Scoopalooza or the Rotary Club, please contact President Jon Fetherston at

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Susan Petroni is the former editor for SOURCE. She is the founder of the former news site, which as of May 1, 2023, is now a self-publishing community bulletin board. The website no longer has a journalist but a webmaster.