Sandpiper Realty and Sandpiper Rentals are celebrating 50 years of business by donating $200 weekly to a well deserving local non-profit organization. This month’s recipients are:
Week 1: Sandy Paws Rescue
Sandy Paws helps find homes for pets from high-kill shelters and assists families with financial issues concerning the health of their pets.
Week 2: Plastic Free MV
A group of 5th and 6th graders from the West Tisbury School who learned about the dangers of single use plastic in the environment are lobbying individual towns to put a plastic bottle ban on their town meeting warrants for April.
Week 3: Edgartown Patrolman’s Association
The Edgartown police force sponsors a variety of community events for children and seniors.
Week 4: Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary
As part of Mass Audubon, this 194-acre preserve protects habitats, wildlife and views and offers year-round community activities.
Week 5: Vineyard Committee on Hunger
The committee helps fund the Island Food Pantry, senior programs and the Family2Family program that provides holiday meals three times a year.