Kathy is a member of the Board of The Centre Street Food Pantry. Centre Street serves individuals and families from Newton and surrounding towns experiencing a shortage of food. Centre Street Kids Club provides families with additional essentials during school vacations and summer break.
Executive Director – Child Care Scholarship Fund
Kathy volunteered as the Executive Director managing all aspects of the program including community relations, applications, distribution of funds, provider and board of director relationships, and annual grant writing and reporting.
QPR Suicide Prevention Trainer
Kathy volunteered as a QPR, Suicide Prevention Trainer, a program supported by Newton Cares. QPR is a simple educational program that teaches ordinary citizens how to recognize a mental health emergency and how to get a person at risk the help they need.
Kathy has been a mentor for a young woman through highschool, college and into her career.Board Member & President
Newton North HS Tiger Athletic Booster Club
The TABC supported all NNHS sports and teams: 33 Sports – 1 Team
Down Syndrome Holiday Party
Kathy and her family have volunteered as Santa’s helpers for the Down Syndrome Holiday Party, an annual event for The Genesis Fund.
Kathy launched the first ever Newton Serves Day at the Kennard Estate where The Newton Partnership offices were located. Kathy and her team created a more welcoming environment.
Community Event Chair
Kathy was the event chair for Newton’s Touch a Truck, a free community event.