October 2, 2014

Christmas for Children seeking applicants, donors

For those in need of help with gifts for their children during this upcoming holiday season, information letters and applications for the Mayor’s Christmas for Children Program can be picked up at the Gardner Multi-Service Center during regular business hours.…

Local food drive to benefit families in need

During its Customer Appreciation Days in November, OneMain Financial will provide its customers and area residents the opportunity to support their local community.
During the month of November, the Gardner OneMain Financial branch will  collect non-perishable food to help feed …

Mayor’s Christmas program accepting applications

Information letters and applications for the Mayor’s Christmas for Children Program can be picked up at the Gardner Multi-Service Center, in the lobby of city hall at the utilities or parks and rec counters.  Completed applications should be brought to …

AROUND TOWN: Is the Multi-Service Center closing?

Is the Gardner Multi-Service Center  closing?

According to Joanne Haworth, Community Social Services Manager at the Gardner Multi-Service Center, while the not-for-profit has recently undergone some changes in the services they are able to offer, the center is open for …

Clothes closet seeks new home

Volunteers are seeking a new home for the Clothes Closet – used clothing donated to those in need. Organizers are hoping someone has space where it can be used as space at the Gardner Multi-Service Center is no longer available.…

Gardner Multi-Service Center director adjusting to her new job

Corbin H. Crable
chcrable@gardnernews.com
She’s only been on the job for a week, but Gardner Multi-Service Center Director Joanne Haworth can already tell that Gardner residents have big hearts.
“The folks who come in and (use the center’s resources) also …