In 1998, Johnson was asked to bring the Neighbor to Neighbor
program to Daytona Beach, where it was incorporated as the private-not-for-profit organization, Neighbor to Family Inc.
Before Neighbor to Neighbor
began in 1994, all foster parents were required by law to be able to support themselves independent of state stipends.
James O'Day speaks during a rally at the Neighbor to Neighbor
office in Worcester in support of the tax plan.
He said he was not accusing Neighbor to Neighbor
of putting them there, but he wanted assurances it would not happen again.
The Worcester Election Commission, at a hearing this week, affirmed the right of politically active groups such as Neighbor to Neighbor
to wear T-shirts identifying the organization within that boundary, as long as no candidate names are on the shirt.
Badgered by a bunch of tea party outsiders, the Election Commission held a public hearing Monday evening on the political activities of Neighbor to Neighbor
, a local activist group.
Johnson said the fact that members of Neighbor to Neighbor
are allowed to wear their organization's T-shirts inside polling locations is a form of electioneering.
today at City Hall is an opportunity to clear the air of sniping between tea party supporters and the activist group Neighbor to Neighbor
WORCESTER - An organizer for Neighbor to Neighbor
is accusing a member of a local tea party group of attempting to deny voters' rights by asking the Election Commission to look into electioneering issues associated with her organization at city polling locations.
Working through lists compiled over the last several years, Terry Abdalian of FOBS and Mary Boyd, founder of Neighbor to Neighbor
, started calling potential seniors at risk during the recent heat wave.
BOLTON - Bolton has a new organization called Neighbor to Neighbor
Bolton (formerly Adopt-a-Neighbor).
Commission members said that they will incorporate suggestions from the secretary of state's office in response to allegations made by poll observers that community activist group Neighbor to Neighbor
illegally accompanied people into voting booths and told them how to vote.