Canton Citizen

CHS students complete Entrepreneurs Challenge

After earning the approval of their peers in a class-wide business plan competition, the top performing teams in Canton High School’s business economics classes pitched their ideas to local professionals at the 2015 CHS Entrepreneurs Challenge Fair, held on Wednesday, April 1, in the school library. Nine teams of students participated and the overall winner [...]
Canton Citizen

Canton High baseball goes 2-2 in busy opening week

It was a busy opening week for the Canton High baseball team as the Bulldogs played four games in five days — all at the Kennedy School’s Ruane Field — winning two and losing two. The team fell to North Attleboro 4-3 in extra innings but rebounded the next day with a 10-9 extra-innings victory [...]
Friends of the Blue Hills

Sample language for a bequest to FBH

Through a bequest (or a gift in your Will), you may leave FBH a specific dollar amount, or all or a percentage of your estate.   You may stipulate whether your bequest is unrestricted support, or for a specific purpose. Here is sample language that you can show your lawyer: “After fulfilling all other specific provisions, I give, bequeath and devise % of the reminder of my estate (or $ if a specific amount) to Friends of the Blue Hills Charitable Trust. (Tax ID 04-2627412) at the current address of P.O. Box 416, Milton, MA 02186.” Learn  more about the Skyline [...]
Friends of the Blue Hills

Investing in the Future

If you would like to create a legacy that lasts for generations… consider joining the Skyline Society. What is the Skyline Society?  The Skyline Society is a select group of people who have included the Friends of the Blue Hills in their Wills or other estate plans. By joining them, you can extend your commitment to the Blue Hills Reservation far beyond your own lifetime. How do I become a member of the Skyline Society?  Anyone who notifies Friends of the Blue Hills that FBH is named as the beneficiary of a gift through his or her Will (often called a bequest), or [...]
Friends of the Blue Hills

Skyline Society Member: Erica Quigley

Erica joined the Skyline Society by including the Friends of the Blue Hills in her Will… Erica Quigley is passionate about connecting people to the outdoors. After working as a teacher naturalist, she is currently a graduate student at the Boston Architectural College.  She plans to devote her career to designing spaces that help people connect with one another and the world around them. Her enthusiasm for the natural world extends to the Blue Hills. She says she appreciates the Friends of the Blue Hills’ advocacy and volunteer service activities which “are filling gaps in the enormous job of keeping [...]
Friends of the Blue Hills

Thank you!

Thank you for signing the petition to support Blue Hills buildings! By signing the petition, you join others who love the Blue Hills and are taking steps to protect and maintain it! Let your friends know you signed it — and please encourage them to sign as well!  The more people who sign, the better Secretary Matthew Beaton will understand the importance of the Blue Hills!   Please encourage your friends to sign the petition by copying and pasting the below link into an email… or social media! Thank you again for protecting the Blue Hills!
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