Hospice of Martha's Vineyard celebrates summer
On a gorgeous midsummer eve, 280 guests poured happily into Farm Neck Golf Club on Monday for the Summer Soiree, the signature annual fundraiser for Hospice of Martha's Vineyard. What's grown into a huge gathering started out in the mid-1990s with a modest cocktail party where people were simply invited to come and support Hospice, however they could. Read More.
Pancakes for nonprofits
On Sunday from 7 am to 1 pm, some 600 hungry Islanders headed to the Edgartown waterfront to feast on a pancake breakfast hosted by the Rotary Club of Martha's Vineyard. The prep, the cooking, and the cleanup were all handled by members of the club, which has a low profile in the community but a long reach when it comes to supporting local nonprofit organizations. Read More.
Starting a business, need help with the one you've got, SCORE can help
Having trouble with your business? Want to start a business? There is help, here on Martha's Vineyard —help that is confidential and free. The US Small Business Administration sponsors an organization called SCORE, which stands for "Service Corp Of Retired Executives." Our members meet with you at your convenience and can help you in several ways. Read More.