The Parmenter Food Pantry Could Use Your Help!

During the COVID-19 crisis, the Parmenter Food Pantry continues to provide support to those in need and welcomes your help. However, the Archdiocese has closed all of its MA churches, including the Good Shepherd Parish at St. Ann’s Church in Wayland, where the food pantry is located. Therefore, the below-requested donations may be dropped in a bin placed at 41 …

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!