South

Hull

Two Hull organizations awarded grants

Advertisement

Save the Harbor/Save the Bay, a group focused on protecting Boston Harbor and the region’s beaches, is awarding $2,000 to local organizations for events this summer. The Friends of the Paragon Carousel will get $1,000 for its reading program, which features a children’s storytime on six Fridays from mid-July through August. The Hull Nantasket Chamber of Commerce will receive $1,000 toward the annual Endless Summer Waterfront Festival, scheduled for Sept. 21. In addition to the grants, Save the Harbor/Save the Bay gave each group 22 1-inch-diameter blue-and-white marbles to scatter on Hull beaches as part of the “Simply Marble-ous” Treasure Hunt sponsored by JetBlue Airways. Anyone who finds one of these marbles between July 4 and the end of the summer will be entered into a drawing to win round-trip airline tickets from JetBlue Airways.

Loading comments...
Real journalists. Real journalism. Subscribe to The Boston Globe today.
We hope you've enjoyed your free articles.
Continue reading by subscribing to Globe.com for just 99¢.
 Already a member? Log in Home
Subscriber Log In

We hope you've enjoyed your 5 free articles'

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com