Past News & Events

Thanksgiving Dinner Drive - Each year, FCR creates Thanksgiving Day dinner baskets for the clients we serve, who otherwise might not have a meal to share on this day with their family, and we could not do it without you! Through the generous donation of food and volunteer hours from our community, we delivered baskets to dozens of families!

On Nov 2, 2018, we joined Dave & Donna Madoff at the Art Smart Program for a "An Evening to Be Thankful and Grateful" Ceramic Mug Paint Night!

An impactful panel discussion was held on Oct 24, 2018: WHAT HAPPENS WHEN DOMESTIC VIOLENCE COMES TO WORK? What Employers, Managers, Supervisors and their Employees Need to Know

Thank you to Brockton's Mayor Bill Carpenter for lighting up the night! October is National #DomesticViolenceAwarenessMonth! Brockton City Hall lit up purple the evening of October 23rd, 2018, to raise awareness & speak out against Domestic Abuse.

On Saturday, Oct 21, 2018, FCR staff participated in the "Love Shouldn't Hurt" WHAT LOVE SHOULDN'T LOOK LIKE 1ST ANNUAL CONFERENCE at Stonehill College, in Easton, MA.

Family and Community Resources, Inc. Receives $10,000 Targeted Grant To Advance Women that will support victims and survivors of domestic violence and human trafficking in 6 locations across Southeastern Massachusetts including Brockton, Raynham, Quincy, and the Cape and Islands.

A big thank you to FCR and HarborOne Bank teams and the HarborOne "Set Sail for School" Backpack Program for the donation of back-to-school backpacks for the children and families we serve. 

The FCR Wacky Wiffles competed in the John Waldron Memorial Wiffleball Tournament — June 9, 2018
FCR's Ruth Zakarin and the Greater Brockton Domestic & Sexual Violence Task Force receive the 2018 Outstanding Human Services Program Award — June 7, 2018
Cinco de Mayo Celebration of Women — May 4, 2018
Kids With Hope / Kids With Heart Fundraiser — February 9, 2018
New England Patriots honor FCR volunteer Janet Trask as Difference Maker of the Week — January, 2018
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month — 2017 Event Schedule
Spotlight on Collaboration — an article about a collaborative initiative in which FCR has been involved
Cinco de Mayo Celebration of Women — May 5, 2017
Drink and Dabble Fundraiser — December 7, 2016
25th Anniversary of FCR's Supervised Visitation Program — October 20, 2016
Cinco de Mayo Celebration of Women — May 5, 2016
Adopt-a-Family Program — throughout the years
It's On Us Public Service Announcement — September, 2015
The Sisterhood of Temple Israel of Sharon — December, 2014
Massachusetts Association of Insurance Women, Norfolk Chapter — October, 2014
Unveiling of the SafeLink Banner — October, 2014
Walk for Victims' Safety — October 4, 2014
Columbia Gas of MA Back to School Donations — September, 2014
Wings of Hope Butterfly Release — June, 2014
Community Services of Greater Brockton — June, 2014
First Annual FCR "Ungala Gala!" — May 15, 2014
White Ribbon Campaign — March, 2014
Domestic Violence Awareness Month Citation — October, 2013