Room to Dream Foundation 1330 Boylston Street, Chestnut Hill, MA02467 The Room to Dream Foundation is focused on creating spaces that promote healing and positivity for children facing…More chronic illness. Its efforts are largely focused on suburban and urban areas with families of moderate or low incomes. Their team of professionals and volunteers are hopeful that their renovations will provide a space where children can have room to dream of a healthier future.
Minot Rose Garden Saint Paul St & Browne St, Brookline, MA02446 Located on the south end of Winthrop Square, the Minot Rose Garden is lovingly maintained by a crew of Brookline…More volunteers. The garden was first created in 1971, but has fallen into neglect from time to time and was last replanted in 2005. It now contains 324 bushes and 70 different rose varieties, according the Friends of the Minot Rose Garden.
Ruth Cowin House 1027 Beacon St, Brookline, MA02446 Located on Beacon Street, this brownstone in Brookline houses low-income elderly men and women. Each resident lives in a…More furnished studio with kitchenette. Residents are offered meals and holiday celebrations by volunteers in the community kitchen. Call for more information and with general inquiries, as well as to inquire about open spaces.
Ronald McDonald House 229 Kent St, Brookline, MA02446 The Ronald McDonald House provides a home away from home for families with children with cancer. The home is community…More supported and has more than 100 volunteers along with regular staff. It can accomodate 23 families a night, and many rooms have their own bathrooms, kitchens and living areas. The Ronald McDonald house is close to Longwood Medical Area, and often accomdates patients from Children's Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute's Jimmy Fund Clinic. This Brookline location was the eighth Ronald McDonald House location in the country.
For the Love of Jobe - Pet Services, LLC 30 Kilsyth Road, Brookline, MA02445 For the Love of Jobe - Pet Services, LLC
pet care, sitting, and love
For the Love of Jobe – Pet Services, LLC is a…More Brookline, MA based business providing love and care to domestic animals, specializing in dogs and cats. The owner, Michelle Quinn-Davidson, provides compassionate, loving, and dedicated care to your furry family member and peace of mind while you are away. Michelle is a proud member of the National Association for Professional Pet Sitters (NAPPS) and a volunteer for the NAPPS Pet Parent Resource Committee. She also volunteers for the ASPCA, MSPCA, and pet shelters in her free time. She believes in long walks, socializing, and frequent conversations, just like with any family member!
For the Love of Jobe was created in memory of Michelle’s beloved, rescued, blind Newfoundland mix named Jobe. He was the sweetest dog on the planet, and his presence brought family, friends, and neighbors much love and joy. As Michelle transitioned from her career in youth development, she realized her true passion has always been for animal welfare.