North End Family Pride Week 2013

North End Family Pride Week took place this year the week of August 5th – 11th. The event began with the Emlie Pugliano/Bobby D neighborhood boat cruise. The cruise was once again provided by the Nolan Family owners of Boston Harbor Cruises. About 150 North Enders were able to enjoy a wonderful night on Boston Harbor.   National [...]

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North End Reunion

On Sunday August 4th at  Langone Park over 200 current and former North Enders came together to celebrate friendship.  The event was organized by Mike Giannosoli and his committee with any profits to benefit North End Against Drugs. People came together to renew old friendships, make new ones, and to reminisce about the old neighborhood [...]

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North End Family Pride Week Schedule of Events

North End Against Drugs along with the Nazzaro Center and NStar have announced the schedule for the 24th North End Family Pride Week in memory of “Bobby D” Decristoforo. The week of events starts on Monday, August 5, 2013  and ends with the bigNorth End Family Pride Day on Sunday, August 11, 2013. Free admission to [...]

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PRIDE WEEK IS COMING!!!!!

Mark Your Calendars, Save the Date, PRIDE WEEK IS COMING, PRIDE WEEK IS COMING - August 5th – August 11th Please see the letter below.  If anyone would like to make a donation to help us to cover the costs of this totally free fun week we would be so grateful.

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NEAD Family Fun Baseball Game

On Saturday June 8th NEAD held its first “Family Fun” event at Fenway Park.  Thirty neighborhood parents and children were able to attend the game at a discounted price due to a grant from our corporate  sponsor NSTAR. NSTAR has been a member of the NEAD family since our inception and we are truly grateful for [...]

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North End Younger Seniors Barbecue

On Tuesday June 4th North End Against Drugs provided a barbecue for Ida DePasquale’s North End Younger Seniors club. Fifty of  the club’s members were treated to hamburgers, hot dogs, sausages, chips and water. Chief cook was Mikey “Fudd” Giannasoli  who also donated half of the cost of the event to NEAD. Thanks so very [...]

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Michelina and Raymond Costa Scholarship Awards

North End Against Drugs presented its annual Michelina and Raymond Costa Scholarship Program on  Monday May 20th at the Nazarro Center as part of the final family dinner series to close the 2013 school year. The evening began with an informative presentation by NEAD board member and Health Educator of North End Waterfront Health, Mary [...]

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NEAD attends Boston Red Sox games

  Thanks to the generosity of the Boston Red Sox Charitable Foundation 40 neighborhood residents were able to attend Red Sox games on April 11th and April 12th. Among the attendees pictured are the Griffins, and John D’Amico and Wally. Thanks so much  Boston Red Sox for your continued support to NEAD .     [...]

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NEAD Bingo a HUGE Success!

On Sunday NEAD had it’s first ever charity bingo fundraiser.  We would like to give a  ”Huge Thank You” to all the players who attended, all of the generous local businesses and individuals who provided the prizes or made a cash donation, the Nazzaro Centers’s Carl Ameno and Laurie D’Elia who gave up their day [...]

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9th Annual NEAD Michelina and Raymond Costa Scholarship fund for the 2013-2014 academic year

North End Against Drugs is pleased to announce that applications are now available for the 9th Annual NEAD Michelina and Raymond Costa Scholarship fund for the 2013-2014 academic year. Students attending tuition & non-tuition based schools are encouraged to apply. Gift cards for supplies will be awarded to non-tuition based school winners. You “must” be [...]

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