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PIB Local Charity Poll Ends…

Our Charityfest2009 local charity poll has ended and the results are in!

Out of 103 respondents who voted our Charityfest2009 charity is Horizons for Homeless Children with 43 votes (45%) of the votes cast (for a voting breakdown see the graphic below).

Thank you to all who took time to cast their vote!


Horizons for Homeless Children 46 votes
Children’s Hospital Boston 15 votes
Fenway Community Health Center 15 votes
Jimmy Fund 14 votes
Rosies Place 13 votes


PIB Calls for Your Vote on Local Charities

Please take a moment to participate in our Decemberfest 2009 Silent Auction Charity Poll. Vote for the one organization from the list of local charities whose core mission you are passionate about and for which you would like to direct all proceeds from our Decemberfest Silent Auction. A follow-up posting will announce the Decemberfest 2009 Silent Auction Charity winner based on the highest number of votes.

For further information please visit the website of the respective charity:
Children’s Hospital Boston:
Fenway Community Health Center:
Horizons for Homeless Children:
Jimmy Fund: http: //
Rosie’s Place:

This poll will close by Friday, November 20 at end of day.

Thank you for your interest and participation.

Boston PIB Photo Contest Ends…

The Boston PIB Walks Photo Contest is officially over. We want to thank the following employees for submitting photographs for consideration and judging: Zareh Artinian, Lori-Anne Cohen, Amy Joyce, Emily Lalka, Ann McNally, Becky Napoleon, Al Velasquez, Amanda Watters, Jeff Wickersty, and Michelle York.

From among the entries, the following winners have been selected:
Amy Joyce: “Baskets of Grapes” and “Sunflowers”
Ann McNally: “Duck On Pond”
Amanda Watters: “Lunch Time!”
Jeff Wickersty: “No Place To Sit”

All winning entries will be framed and formally exhibited in the 9th floor library. An announcement of the exhibition will follow.