Your generous donations helped spread #holidaywarmth and cheer this season. Our supporters exceeded our expectations and surpassed our fundraising goal. Together, you donated more than $18,000 which funded warm fleece jackets and $10 gift cards to 800 individuals in need at Advocates this year.
On Christmas morning, about 15 volunteers from Temple Beth Am got to work peeling sweet potatoes, chopping celery, and baking turkeys in the temple's kitchen. Their hands worked quickly and efficiently as they prepared enough food to feed 32 people.
A portion of the Pine Grove Cemetery in Westborough is the site for more than 500 graves for patients with mental health challenges who resided at the Westborough State Hospital from the early 1900s up to 1987.
First and foremost, I want to say that what I have chosen to write about is very hard for me to express and is in fact very painful. I am still unsure how to put it into words as describing psychosis is almost impossible, much like trying to accurately describe a dream.