Salem Halloween Kick-Off Party!
Youth from the Plummer music program will perform at the Halloween Kick-Off Party at the Essex Street Fountain Stage in Salem, MA on Saturday, October 1 and Sunday, October 2. Click here for more information.
First Annual National Night Out
On Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016, youth from the music program at On Point performed an African Drumming Circle at the Salem Police's First National Night Out on the Salem Commons.
3rd Annual Paddle for Plummer
On Saturday, July 16th, 2016, Plummer Home held the 3rd Annual Paddle for Plummer, a unique stand-up paddleboarding fundraiser. Click here to see pictures from the day!
New Year's Eve Salem: LAUNCH!
Plummer Home and On Point youth rang in the New Year performing on Thursday, December 31st at the Old Town Hall in Salem. Click here for more information about the event.
Key of C Winter CD Release Party
2nd Annual Paddle for Plummer
On Saturday, July 11th, 2015, Plummer Home held the 2nd Annual Paddle for Plummer, a unique stand-up paddleboarding fundraiser. Click here to see pictures from the day!
On Saturday, June 27th, 2015, Plummer Home hosted a special Summer Celebration dinner on our beautiful waterfront property, including house tours and guest speakers from our On Point, Foster Care and Residential programs. Stay tuned for a video of the program!
Children's Advocacy Day
Plummer Home and On Point kids performed 3 original songs at the State House in Boston for the Children's League of Massachusetts "Advocacy Day" on Tuesday, March 10th.
First Night in Salem
The Plummer Home/On Point Ensemble rang in the New Year with a musical performance at Old Town Hall in Salem on Wednesday, December 31, 2014.
Chronicle Films Plummer Home's Music Program
On December 8th, Chronicle on WCVB Channel 5 came to Plummer Home to film a segment about our music program. They interviewed James Lister (Executive Director), Aaron Z. Katz (Music Program Group Leader), and 2 Plummer Home youth. The segment aired twice on December 23rd and December 27th. Watch the episode here.
House of the Seven Gables Holiday Performance
Plummer Home/On Point kids performed at the House of the Seven Gables on Saturday, December 6 as part of their Christmas festivities.
Judge Amy Nechtem's Swearing In Ceremony Performance
Three Plummer Home musicians, including a current resident, a former resident and a youth from our On Point neighborhood program, performed their arrangement of "America the Beautiful" as the finale for the swearing in ceremony of the new Chief Justice of the Massachusetts Juvenile Court, Amy Nechtem at the John Adams Courthouse in Boston on Thursday, August 14.
Paddle for PlummerPresented by SUP East Coast Style in collaboration with B&S Event Management, Paddle for Plummer on Sunday, July 13th was an exciting day of stand-up paddleboard events, SUP yoga, spinning, food and fun!
The Devil's Chase 6.66 MilerOn Saturday, October 26th, B&S Fitness hosted a Halloween-themed fundraiser The Devil's Chase with some of the event proceeds going to the Plummer Home.
Wicked 1/2 MarathonOn Saturday, September 21, B&S Fitness hosted the Wicked 1/2 Marathon with some of the event proceeds going to the Plummer Home!
Children's Advocacy Day Performance
Plummer Home musicians, as well as those from our On Point neighborhood program, performed at the State House for Children’s Advocacy Day on Tuesday, March 12.
Live MusicThe Plummer Home music program performed on Thursday Oct 25th at the Salem Farmers' Market.
Thank You for Supporting the Plummer HomeOn Saturday, September 22, B&S Fitness hosted the Wicked Half Marathon. Thank you for supporting this great cause and running for the Plummer Home.
Plummer Home Boys Performed During the Salem Jazz and Soul FestivalThree boys from the Plummer Home performed at the Willows along with musical director, Aaron Katz, at 1:30 on Saturday, 8/18, at the Willows. The boys participated in a Q & A session, and performed an original Plummer Home song.
Hyundai village facebook campaign for Plummer HomeThe Plummer Home was chosen to receive donations from Hyundai Village's first Facebook campaign. For every new "like" that Hyundai received, they donated $2 to Plummer Home, with a limit of $1000.
Hip Hop Musician Michael Feingold Performed at the Plummer Home.Michael Feingold a professional guitarist and producer who was on break from tour visited The Plummer Home for Boys along with the Dejas, a local Salem band. Mike started playing guitar at age 12, and music became his focus. On August 9th, Mike shared that focus with Plummer Home residents and On Point youth through his words and music. Afterwards, the kids enjoyed jamming with Mike and members of the Dejas.
Plummer Home boys performed at Ham Jam in MarbleheadWe hope you had a chance to see the Plummer Home boys perform an original song Saturday July 28th at Crocker Park in Marblehead for the Ham Jam Festival. This event was organized by local high school students. Their idea was “to promote wholesome student-run activities and also to raise money for charity."
October 17, 2015
Paddle for Plummer is a success
July 14, 2015
Making a difference, one child at a time
May 23, 2015
Music Does Matter
May 4, 2015
Lynn Juvenile Court Law Day 2015 Day Award Presented to the Plummer Home
May 1, 2015
Worcester Native Brings Power of Music to Troubled Teens
January 10, 2015
Placement Agencies Seek Foster and Adoptive Families
December 24, 2014
Plummer Foster Parents Share Successes, Challenges
August 25, 2014
Inaugural Stand Up Paddleboard Event a Big Success
July 14, 2014
Plummer Home Releases Winter Holidays 2013 CD
December 18, 2013
Plummer Home Expands to Help Foster Children Find Permanent Homes
June 13, 2013
Salem's Plummer Home Launches Foster Program
May 23, 2013
Plummer Home Teens Perform at State House
March 8, 2013
Plummer Home Gets Music Grant
February 25, 2013
Plummer Home Teens Find Their Voices
December 30, 2012
Point's Youth Program Sees Expansion
November 17, 2012
Swampscott Raised Musician Will Play for Group Home
August 9, 2012
Hip-hop guitarist Michael Feingold to work with Salem's Plummer Home for Boys
August 8, 2012
Graduates tell stories of hope, recovery
June 7, 2012
A Safe Haven for Kids Who Love Music
March 8, 2012
Teens at Plummer Home for Boys Tell Their Stories in Song
December 22, 2011
Big Dreams for a Small Building
October 28, 2011
A Positive Place
October 21, 2011
Plummer Home for Boys to Fund Program in Point
June 30, 2011
Home Depot Volunteers Refurbish Plummer Home in Salem
April 22, 2011
Donation, Volunteers Help Plummer Home Renovation
April 21, 2011
Plummer Home Boys Perform at State House
February 18, 2011
Formal Dance and Food Tasting to Benefit Plummer Home for Boys
January 21, 2011
Plummer Home Boys make Holiday CD
December 24, 2010
Plummer Home Boys Shoot Hoops with City and State Officials
September 23, 2010
My View: The Unpredictable Path of Gifts that Come from the Heart
September 6, 2010
Hoop dreams: 'Big Baby,' Maxwell inspire youths at Plummer Home
August 17, 2010
Maxwell, 'Big Baby' a Slam Dunk at Plummer Home
August 17, 2010
Thanks: Gift of Music at Plummer Home
July 5, 2010
Program sounds right note at Plummer Home
December 5, 2009