The Northampton Arts Council works to support and nurture the arts in the city of Northampton. The Council awards grants twice each year to artists and arts groups from both state and locally-raised funds, and seeks to improve public awareness of the arts. Its' goals include maintaining and preserving the rich and diverse cultural heritage of Northampton, programming such annual events of interest to the community as First Night Northampton and Transperformance.

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

195essential Collaborates with Nutré Meal Plans to Help Feed Nurses

195essential is donating one meal to go to a nurse for every 195essential t-shirt purchased at We are collaborating with Nutré Meal Plans, the largest healthy meal kit delivery organization in Massachusetts, which will provide the meals to nurses at seven different hospitals throughout the state. 195essential has already pledged $1,000 to provide meals to nurses in Massachusetts.

195essential is also working with Nutré to include ‘Essential Nurse’ t-shirts in their meal kit deliveries, along with plans for co-branded apparel as well. Additionally, 195essential is extending the opportunity to nominate a nurse in his or her life on the frontlines of the COVID-19 battle to receive a complimentary Essential Nurse t-shirt by nominating them at or direct messaging @195essential on Instagram.

About Nutré Meal Plans
In an effort to bring fresh, quality and healthy prepared meals by professional chefs and restauranteurs into households, the Perrina brothers launched Nutré Meal Plans in 2017. The North Shore-based meal delivery service offers a diverse selection of meal plans where customers can choose from any combination of healthy, delicious and nutritious options – including those geared towards losing weight. All meals are created by dieticians, prepared by professional chefs and directly delivered to your doorstep. Not delivered by UPS like many food delivery services; they are delivered safely by real people – Nutré’s staff drivers. Three years later, Nutré has become the largest meal delivery service provider in New England.

About 195essential
Launched in May 2020,195essential Clothing and Apparel honors and celebrates those deemed as essential workers during the COVID-19 pandemic, while also supporting and highlighting the ideals, people and organizations essential to our community, country and our own lives. 195 Essential drives awareness and a renewed appreciation for the basics of life – family, friends, neighbors, work, food and human contact, and partners with businesses, organizations and individuals providing goods and services to essential workers to help alleviate some of the stresses they are facing on the job or in the home. For more information or to purchase a t-shirt, please visit, @195essential on Instagram or

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