help of 70 community volunteers and 800 attendees, the seventh annual Harvest
Festival hosted by Verrill Farm in Concord on Oct. 12 raised $15,000 for
Emerson Hospital’s “coping kits” of therapeutic toys, which are distributed to
pediatric patients by the hospital’s pediatric intervention team.
4-year-old Olivia Desautels of Natick, the sweetest pumpkin in the patch.