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SUPPORT FOR THE BROWN COMMUNITY IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19

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Dear Brown Middle School Community Members,

In this uncertain and challenging time for all families, we want to reach out to families in the Brown community that are in need of additional support and resources.

We also know there are many people, including teachers, staff and Brown community families, who are looking for ways to be of assistance. Below is a form, specific to Brown, to help people looking for help and people able to offer it.

If you would like to provide financial support for these efforts, we’ve also set up a separate fund within the PTO and included a donation link below. All donations will go directly to Brown Middle School families in need.

Also listed here are other community supports and ways to be of assistance.

BROWN-HELPING-BROWN – COMMUNITY SUPPORT FORM

布朗中學為因應支持新型冠狀病毒疫情

코로나바이러스19에 관한 브라운 중학교 설문

Cộng đồng Trường Trung học Phổ thông Brown hỗ trợ ứng phó Covid-19

ブラウンミドルスクール コロナウィルスCovid−19に対するコミュニティーサポート

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Want to help support these efforts?

DONATE TO THE BROWN-HELPING-BROWN FUND

Please know we are thinking of all families, teachers and staff at this time and will continue to look for ways to be of support. Please email us at help@brownpto.org with any questions.

OTHER COMMUNITY RESOURCES
Centre Street Food Pantry

11 Homer Street, Newton Center

www.centrestfoodpantry.org

617.340.9554

Newton Food Pantry

1000 Commonwealth Avenue (City Hall)

www.newtonfoodpantry.org

617.796-1233

Arabic Food Pantry

187 Church Street, Newton Corner

www.arabicbaptist.org

617.723.9766

Boston resident students will be able to access the city’s food resources: https://www.boston.gov/departments/food-access.

Project Bread (1-800-645-8333) will be able to support families in need, especially if you are unable to go to work.

Brown helping Brown

DONATE TO THE BROWN-HELPING-BROWN FUND

Please know we are thinking of all families, teachers and staff at this time and will continue to look for ways to be of support. Please email us at help@brownpto.org with any questions.

Newton HHS Coronavirus Resource Page

As the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve, it’s important to have up-do-date information from trusted sources. The Newton Department of Health and Human Services is maintaining a useful COVID-19 website with a Coronavirus Q & A, as well as links to the latest local, state and CDC news and recommendations. Check this site regularly, as it will have the most current updates and alerts for our schools and our community.

Nominate a Good Cause for The Giving Project

The Giving Project is back! Inspired by Brown English teacher Becky Cohen, the Giving Project is a special community event that brings families from Brown and Oak Hill together over a delicious meal while raising awareness and funds for some of the many charities supported by our students and faculty.

Students and faculty are invited to nominate non-profit organizations they support, along with a brief summary of why they support it. Nominations are due Thursday, April 9. The nominations are then shared with both the Brown and Oak Hill communities, and 5 charities are selected to be showcased at our Giving Project Potluck Dinner on Thursday, May 7th. The funds raised at the dinner are then shared among the 5 charities. We can’t wait to hear about the charity or cause that inspires you! Click here to nominate an organization today!

Superintendent Coffee with Brown Monday, March 30 in the Brown Library

Please join Superintendent David Fleishman and members of the Newton School Committee for their annual visit to Brown Middle school.

The meeting will include a brief update on school district initiatives followed by a Q&A to answer your questions and listen to feedback.