Mass company to donate heating oil to families in need

Written on: December 10, 2020 by ICM

J.M. Walsh Oil Co., Gloucester, MA, is spreading warm wishes this holiday season by supplying 11 Cape Ann families in need with 100 gallons of heating oil, for a total of 1,100 gallons.
The company’s campaign began on Giving Tuesday, Dec. 1, has since raised nearly $1,000 from individual Rockport Rotarians, existing customers and members of the public. Originally J.M. Walsh planned to award 600 gallons to six families, but the donations pushed those numbers up, according to the Gloucester Times.
Through Dec. 31, residents of Gloucester, Rockport, Manchester, and Essex, MA are invited to send in written nominations of who they believe should get a little extra warmth this winter to  J.M. Walsh Oil Company, 6 Cleveland Place, Gloucester, MA 01930, or
Winners will be confidentially contacted on Tuesday, Jan 5. For more info, call J.M. Walsh Oil Company at 978-283-4815.