Tag Archives: Gay for Good

Pay it forward with G4G Boston this Saturday

G4G BostonGay for Good Boston will help Urbanity Dance, a Boston-based contemporary dance company, move into their new studio space in the South End on Saturday, September 27th at 10:00 AM

Interested? More details here.

Gay for Good: Franklin Park Zoo June 28th

Gay for Good Boston Gay for Good Boston (G4G) will head to Boston’s Franklin Park Zoo later this month on Saturday, June 28th to help with the beautification of the park ahead of the zoo’s peak summer season. A lunch is planned immediately after at Doyle’s Cafe at 3484 Washington Street in JP.  If you are interested in joining this volunteer opportunity, you must register / RSVP.

RSVP for June 28th – Franklin Park Zoo Today

Gay for Good Boston aims to energize and mobilize the LGBT community by volunteering time to various social welfare and environmental service projects.  Gay for Good also has chapters in Chicago, Columbus, Dallas, Los Angeles, Orange County, Pittsburgh, San Diego, San Francisco and Seattle.  You can learn more about this organization by visiting here.

MLK Day of Service with Boston’s Gay for Good

MLK Day G4GIn just a couple of weeks the Boston chapter of Gay4Good will be working with the Human Rights Campaign and BAGLY (Boston Alliance of Gay Lesbian Bisexual Transgender Youth) to help package gifts on Martin Luther King Jr. Day – Monday, January 20, 2014 from 11am – 2pm.  The donated contents  need to be packaged so they may be distributed to local homeless LGBT youth.

WHEN: Monday, January 20, 2014 from 11am – 2pm

WHERE:  BAGLY at 14 Beacon St, Suite 301 in Boston

If you want to do more or if you cannot join but would like to help you may access a gift registry on Amazon.com.  After you visit the Amazon wish list and are ready to check out choose the gift registry shipping address for John Affuso. 

MLK Day of Service Gift Registry Wish List

After volunteering, the group will grab a bite to eat.  For more information about the drive link here.

Gay for Good Boston

Gay for Good BostonGay for Good (G4G) Boston will be lending a helping hand to the Charles River Conservancy this Saturday.  Volunteers will be asked to help maintain the banks of the river so wear outdoor work clothes suited to the weather. Work gloves will be provided.

Location:  The Boston side of the river, between the Weeks footbridge and the Anderson Memorial Bridge.  More Details Here

Gay for Good visits Cradles to Crayons

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WHEN:  August 13, 2013 at 6pm
WHERE:   Cradles to Crayons 155 N Beacon St, Brighton
RSVP:  Click Here

In the past, I’ve talked about the Boston Chapter of Gay for Good (G4G), which organizes monthly volunteering activities that allows men and women the chance to give back to their local community and to meet people.  The August volunteering activity is next Tuesday, August 13th at 6PM in Brighton.

G4G will be sorting clothing and materials to help provide less fortunate children with the basic essentials they need to thrive- at home, at school, and at play.  In addition to signing up, Cradles to Crayons asks that all volunteers pre-register before their scheduled volunteer visit using the link below:

Registration link: http://www.cradlestocrayons.org/preregister

Registration code: a0RC000000CaSFr

  • The warehouse is not heavily air-conditioned, so dress accordingly (shorts and t-shirts) but no open-toed shoes or sandals.
  • Parking is available around the warehouse and on adjacent streets.
  • After the event everyone is invited to join us for pizza in Brighton.

To find out more about these opportunities register on their website gayforgood.org or you can check them out on facebook, Gay For Good Boston.

Gay for Good Boston heads to Greater Boston Food Bank

Gay for Good BostonWednesday, July 17th from 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm local do-gooders also known as the Gay for Good Boston Chapter heads to the Greater Boston Food Bank at 70 South Bay Avenue in Boston.

G4G needs volunteers for the Greater Boston Food Bank.

If you have not made plans for tomorrow, won’t you consider joining friends and neighbors who will also be volunteering for a few hours in a comfy climate controlled room?

If you have any questions about the group or the volunteering program feel free to reach out to me or you can read more about it on the Facebook event page here.

Boston Gay for Good at Franklin Park Zoo

Gay for Good BostonNext Saturday, June 29th the Boston chapter of Gay for Good will be volunteering at the Franklin Park Zoo.

Saturday, June 29th – 9AM to 12PM – Franklin Park Zoo

This popular outdoor volunteering event, is a great way to spend part of your Saturday and meet some great people. Want to learn more about Boston’s chapter of Gay for Good or would you like to register to help out at the volunteering project?  Link here.