New Pond Villages Joins with Walpole Community to Celebrate National Good Neighbor Day

September 28, 2017

Members of the community joined residents and staff of New Pond Village and Walpole Community Food Pantry for a ceremonial planting in honor of National Good Neighbor Day on Thursday, Sept. 28. This event was an opportunity for Walpole community members and New Pond Village residents to come together to celebrate the importance of being a good neighbor, while giving back and supporting an organization that helps feed our hungry neighbors. New Pond Village residents will be tending to the herbs, which will be shared with the food pantry when harvested.  

About New Pond Village:

New Pond Village, part of the Benchmark Senior Living’s family of Signature Lifecare communities, is located at 180 Main St. in Walpole, Mass. For more information, visit or call 508-660-1555.

About the Walpole Food Pantry:

The Walpole Food Pantry is a non-profit organization operated entirely by volunteers interested in ensuring their neighbors have access to basic necessities regardless of their personal circumstances. Their goal is to gather and distribute food and other necessities for home consumption to eligible Walpole residents based on economic need and availability. To learn more about the organization, visit or call (508) 668- 0106. 

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