The Parmenter Food Pantry Could Use Your Help!

The Parmenter Food Pantry is providing extra support to Wayland families during this very difficult time. As a result, the food pantry is in critical need of the non-perishable food items listed below. If you are able to assist, donations can be dropped to the Parmenter Food Pantry at Good Shepherd Parish at St. Ann’s Church, 134 Cochituate Rd. in …

Heart Health Month: An Acute Concern for the Uninsured and Underinsured

A Special Type of Health Care in MetroWest Seeks to Intervene before Unadressed Heart Conditions Can Kill By Angela Crocker Interim Executive Director, The Parmenter Foundation On a recent Tuesday night clinic at Congregation Beth El in Sudbury, a MetroWest Free Medical Program physician staged a critical intervention that likely saved a life: a patient suffering from diabetes, uninsured and …

How does the Middle Class make it in MetroWest?

How far a median income goes in one community depends on many factors outside a family’s control. Knowing how to help when hardship strikes can make MetroWest communities better for us all. By Amy Paquette EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, THE PARMENTER FOUNDATION MetroWest Boston: Great schools. Quiet neighborhoods. Accessible to public transportation and the Mass Pike. It is no wonder that the …

Saluting Wayland teen mentor

Saluting Wayland teen mentoring children at HeartPlay, a bereavement support program funded by our generous donors. Read the full story at Wicked Local: Click here!

Wayland’s Villa Restaurant Shoots to Win

What does the Villa Restaurant’s Turkey Shoot Support? The Villa Restaurant remains committed to raising funds for the “Unfunded Hospice Bed” Grant with a bi-weekly Turkey Shoot (Bingo-type game). For indigent hospice patients, The Parmenter Foundation created an “unfunded bed” grant at the Miriam Boyd Parlin Hospice Residence in Wayland, MA, providing a local, ground-breaking caring and compassionate home environment …

We recognize local teen leaders

Recognizing local teen leader Daly Johnson who is providing guidance for children at HeartPlay, a bereavement support program funded by our generous donors. Read the full story at Wicked Local: click here!