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SPUR Welcomes Lynne Krasker Schultz as Executive Director

Edible Boston Article
How SPUR and other organizations are rescuing food from going to waste to
fight food insecurity

  The SPUR Community Clean Up


SPUR, Root, Others Team up to Deliver Valentine’s Greetings and Meals: read HERE
February 2021, Salem News


More than 1,000 Households Help Marblehead SPUR in 2020: read HERE 
December 2020, Marblehead Patch


Help SPUR Give Winter Essentials to over 500 Recipients: read HERE 
December 2020, Northshore Magazine


Marblehead Organization Looking to SPUR Holiday Donations: read HERE
December 2020, Lynn Item


Marblehead Girls Lacrosse, Volleyball Deliver Big Assist: read HERE 
November 2020, Marblehead Reporter


Lynn, Marblehead, Salem, and Swampscott Coming Clean: read HERE 
September 2020, Lynn Item


SPUR and Sustainable Marblehead Team Up for Community Clean: read HERE
September 2020, Wicked Local/Swampscott Reporter


SPUR Provides Back-to-School Supplies for over 600 Local Children: read HERE 
August 2020, Northshore Magazine



Marblehead SPURs Backpack Drive for Local Schools: read HERE 
August 2020, Lynn Ite


Marblehead group remains SPURred to service: read HERE
April 27, 2020: Wicked Local Swampscott


Local photographer records history one step at a time: read HERE
April 21, 2020: Wicked Local Marblehead


Two Swampscott Teachers Are Making Face Masks For Healthcare Workers: read HERE
March 30, 2020: Item Live


Local Nonprofits Brace for Big Hit: read HERE
March 26, 2020: Marblehead Reporter


The Kraft Family Awards $90,000 to Non-Profits During Pregame Ceremony: read HERE
December 29, 2019: New England Patriots News


Marblehead Non-Profit Wraps Gifts For Needy Children: read HERE
December 6, 2019: Carl Stevens/WBZ NewsRadio


Marblehead's SPUR aims to brighten holidays for 100s: read HERE
November 30, 2019: Wicked Local Marblehead


SPUR kicks off Holiday Cheer Drive: read HERE
November 19, 2019: Wicked Local Swampscott


Marblehead based SPUR's 'Community of Doers' celebrates 5 years: read HERE
October 18, 2019: Wicked Local Marblehead


Patriots Present Patriots Difference Maker of the Week Award to Jocelyn Cook: read HERE
October 16, 2019: New England Patriots News


By land and by sea, volunteers cleaned Marblehead Harbor: read HERE
September 30, 2019: Wicked Local Marblehead


Woman Starts Volunteer Foundation in Order To ‘SPUR’ Good in Community: read HERE
September 26, 2019: Points of Light


Harnessing the power of people to fight ocean trash in Marblehead: read HERE
August 30, 2019: Wicked Local Marblehead


A Special delivery from SPUR campers to Salem Family Services: read HERE
August 15, 2019: Wicked Local Marblehead


Middle school campers design, construct playhouse at Tower School for donation: read HERE
August 12, 2019: The Salem News


Marblehead Girl Scouts wrap up a year-long pedestrian safety projectread HERE
June 26, 2019: Wicked Local Marblehead


Growing organic in Marblehead for neighbors in need on the North Shore: read HERE
June 20, 2019: Wicked Local Marblehead


Volunteers plant garden for local food pantries: read HERE
June 8, 2019: The Salem News


Shubie's, SPUR kick off food rescue project: read HERE
May 10, 2019: The Salem News


Marblehead's Shubie's & SPUR Launch food rescue project: read HERE
April 17, 2019: Wicked Local Marblehead


SPUR to host Earth Day cleanup: read HERE
April 12, 2019: Wicked Local Salem


Volunteers get down and dirty in Marblehead with SPUR: read HERE
April 9, 2019: Wicked Local Marblehead


New Marblehead summer camp gets kids dreaming, building & making a difference: read HERE
April 4, 2019: Wicked Local Marblehead


Marblehead Seed Grant Program Grows Great Ideas: read HERE
February 28, 2019: Wicked Local Marblehead


Volunteer Group Leads Marblehead Into New Year: read HERE
January 4, 2019:


SPUR wraps up 2018 with record gift delivery: read HERE
December 21, 2018: Wicked Local Marblehead


Letter To Editor: Marblehead's SPUR Says Thank You: read HERE
November 21, 2018:


SPUR holiday drive to be a bit brighter this year: read HERE
October 31, 2018: Wicked Local Marblehead

SPUR brings backpacks to hundreds of students: read HERE
August 29, 2018: Wicked Local Marblehead


Talking trash on Marblehead’s Devereux Beach: read HERE
August 17, 2018: Wicked Local Marblehead


Donations sought for SPUR Back-To-School Drive: read HERE
August 13, 2018: The Salem News


Annual backpack Drive takes the sting out of summer ending: read HERE
August 8, 2018: Wicked Local Marblehead


SPUR launches annual Student Success Back-to-School drive: read HERE
August 2, 2018: Wicked Local Marblehead


Hometown Hero: Marblehead Food Pantry fills a local need: read HERE
August 1, 2018: Wicked Local Marblehead

SPURed to clean up for Earth Day: read HERE
May 8, 2018: Wicked Local North of Boston


Photos: Marblehead Native Turns Trees Into Art: read HERE
April 20, 2018:


How does your garden grow?: read HERE
January 19, 2018: Wicked Local Marblehead


'Holiday Heroes' at SPUR wrap up Cheer Drive in Marblehead: read HERE
December 12, 2017: Marblehead Reporter


SPUR gets a new home: read HERE
November 9, 2017: Marblehead Reporter


SPUR Summer Fling, July 15 2017: read HERE
Fall 2017: Marblehead Home and Style, pg. 69, "Out & About"


Jocelyn Cook nominated for the Peter J. Gomes Service Award: read HERE
September 10, 2017:


Marblehead teen re-launches popular breast cancer walk - SPUR Seed Grant: read HERE
September 7, 2017: Marblehead Reporter


SPUR Summer Harvest Will Help The Hungry: read HERE
September 6, 2017: Lynn Item


SPUR hits the mark: read HERE
August 25, 2017: Marblehead Reporter


North Shore Students Supplied with School Tools: read HERE
August 6, 2017:


Two Marblehead businesses help seed SPUR’s garden: read HERE
June 14, 2017: Marblehead Reporter


SPUR Community Roots Garden to move to St. Andrew’s Church: read HERE
May 25, 2017: Marblehead Reporter


SPUR collecting spare change for community programs: read HERE
April 11, 2017: Marblehead Reporter and Swampscott Reporter


Letter To The Editor: Outpouring of donations exceeds expectations to benefit Syrian refugees: read HERE
April 3, 2017: Marblehead Reporter


Building Community: Hometown Hero Jocelyn Cookread HERE
March 9, 2017: Marblehead Reporter


Community Rallies to Support Syrian Refugeesread HERE
March 3, 2017: Marblehead Reporter


Marblehead residents honor the educational communityread HERE
January 16, 2017: Marblehead Reporter


Letter: A child asked for shoesread HERE
December 27, 2016: The Salem News


SPUR Awarded Nonprofit of the Year by Marblehead Chamber of Commerceread HERE
September 29, 2016: Marblehead Reporter


Backpack Drive to Benefit Children on the North Shoreread HERE
August 2, 2016: Northshore Magazine


SPUR Revives Hammond Nature Center Gardenread HERE
July 27, 2016: Marblehead Reporter


Vets Students Tackle Preston Beach Graffitiread HERE
June 22, 2016: Marblehead Reporter


SPUR announces Seed Grantread HERE
May 12, 2016: Marblehead Reporter


Four hundred forty-three area children receive holiday cheerread HERE
January 8, 2016: Marblehead Reporter


Community of Friends Passing the Charitable Torchread HERE
October 9, 2015: Marblehead Patch


New Organization SPURs Community Involvement: read HERE
October 5, 2015: Marblehead Patch


Massachusetts Representative, Lori Ehrlich nominates SPUR founder as an "Unsung Heroine" in a State House ceremony with the Massachusetts Commission on the Status of Women: read HERE
June 17, 2015: Press Release, Representative Ehrlich's Office


Marblehead Fire Chief thanks volunteers for 'invaluable service': read HERE
February 25, 2015: Marblehead Reporter


Local children learn lessons about kindness: read HERE
February 16, 2015: Marblehead Reporter


SPUR thanks its neighbors: read HERE
January 24, 2015: Marblehead Reporter


New Marblehead-based group hopes to 'SPUR' good deeds: read HERE
November 14, 2014: Marblehead Reporter