Announcements

Winter Hat and Glove Collection for the Homeless

The North End Friends of St. Francis House will be partnering again this year with the Greenway Realty Group for our annual Winter Hat and Glove collection for the homeless. The drive will start on Monday, November 18 and run through Monday, December 2, 2019. We are collecting men’s and women’s BRAND NEW winter hats and Read More…

Announcements

Support St. Francis House “All the Way Home” Fundraiser

Over the last 15 years, The North End Friends of St. Francis House have raised over $230,000 for St. Francis House’s programs and services through our annual Flea Market & Bake Sale, which we were unable to do this year because of unforeseen circumstances. This year, we want to join together as a community and Read More…

Community

North End Friends of St. Francis House Winter Hat & Glove Collection a Huge Success

The North End Friends of St. Francis House once again held a collection of winter hats and gloves to help the homeless shelter guests keep warm this winter. The drive, spearheaded by Olivia Scimeca, was run in conjunction with the Greenway Realty Group at 155 Endicott Street. Thanks to the generosity of many individuals and Read More…

Announcements Community

North End Friends of St. Francis House Winter Hat and Glove Drive

The North End Friends of St. Francis House will be having our annual winter hat and glove collection for the homeless beginning Monday, November 26 and running through Monday, December 10. We are collecting men’s and women’s brand new winter hats and gloves; no used items will be accepted. We are also collecting brand new Read More…

Community

Thank You From North End Friends of St. Francis House

The North End Friends of St. Francis House would like to say a big THANK YOU to all of you who supported us during a big event this past Friday and Saturday.  We sold tons of stuff at the Flea Market – sold out virtually all of Mama Romano’s food – the eggplant and meatballs sold out and we Read More…

Community

North End Friends of St. Francis House Annual Flea Market & Bake Sale

The North End Friends of St. Francis House will be having our Annual Flea Market and Bake Sale to support the St. Francis House Homeless Shelter. Drop off your donations at the Nazzaro Center April 30 – May 3! Start your spring cleaning by going through your closets, storage units and cellars and donating your Read More…

Announcements People

North End Resident Andrea Clavijo to Run Boston Marathon for St. Francis House

Andrea Clavijo of Boston’s North End will be running this year’s Boston Marathon in support of St. Francis House. Andrea first heard about the opportunity to join the team through one of her colleagues, a staunch advocate for the mission of St. Francis House who has made a fervent effort to make others aware of Read More…

Community

North End Friends of St. Francis House Hold Banner Flea Market & Bake Sale

The North End Friends of St. Francis House held a successful fundraiser this weekend at the Nazzaro Center. The flea market and bake sale are always popular raising over $10,000 to support the homeless shelter in downtown Boston. In addition to the donated items and baked goods, Mama Romano cooked up her famous eggplant, sausage Read More…

Community Event Notices

NEAD to host Mayor Marty Walsh at Family Dinner/Family Talk

North End Against Drugs will be having the first Family Dinner/Family Talk of the school year on Monday, November 21st at 6pm at the Nazzaro Center. We will  be having a fabulous Italian dinner followed by a talk with our special guest speaker, Mayor Marty Walsh. The Mayor spoke at our Drug Awareness Day last year and Read More…

Community

North End Friends of St. Francis House Raise Nearly $10,000

Just wanted to say a BIG THANK YOU to all who donated to the St. Francis House Fundraiser this past Friday and Saturday.  We are currently at $9,650.00.  Our goal is $10,000 which will be matched by an Anonymous Donor.  If you did not have a chance to donate and still would like to help Read More…