RCN Local Community Involvement

We are proud to participate in and support the communities within which we provide services. Check out some of the local charities and events where RCN was present. We look forward to seeing you soon at one of these or other upcoming events in your neighborhood.

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In Boston

RCN Boston Ice Cream Truck Makes a Visit to Dana Farber Cancer Institute

RCN Boston Ice Cream Truck Makes a Visit to Dana Farber Cancer Institute

To celebrate their partnership and dedication of the staff, RCN Boston’s Ice Cream Truck broke the heat with a visit to Dana Farber Cancer Institute to deliver frozen treats to approximately 1,000 caregivers, volunteers and patients on Tuesday, July 26.


RCN Is Sending Its Popular Ice Cream Truck to Support North End Against Drugs

RCN Is Sending Its Popular Ice Cream Truck to Support North End Against Drugs

RCN Boston announced today that it will be sending its popular ice cream truck to two North End Against Drugs (N.E.A.D.) events.


Red Kettle Run

Salvation Army’s 3rd Annual Red Kettle Run

RCN Boston team walked the streets of Boston’s Back Bay inviting people to donate to the Salvation Army for the 3rd Annual Red Kettle Run.


RCN Refreshment Truck

RCN Refreshment Truck

Come out and visit us at the RCN Refreshment truck - we'll be serving free hot chocolate, coffee and doughnuts!

December 16th -- 2:00pm-4:00pm
Blackstone Apartments
33 Blossom Street
Boston, MA

December 16th -- 6:00pm-8:00pm
Bell Partners Apartments
100 Woodview Way
Watertown, MA


Jimmy Fund Walk

Jimmy Fund Walk

The Jimmy Fund Walk raises money to support Dana-Farber Cancer Institute's lifesaving mission to conquer all forms of cancer in children and adults. This year RCN Boston was on-site giving sunglasses and other free goodies to walkers and volunteers at the Boston College starting point. RCN Boston also had their ice cream truck at the finish line in Copley Square with free treats for the finishers!


JAM’N 94.5 Block Party

JAM’N 94.5 Block Party

This year JAM’N 94.5 held an exclusive concert event at the House of Blues featuring Rita Ora, Pia Mia, Jidenna, Silento and more! 10 lucky RCN customers and a guest were treated to a VIP experience in the Foundation Room with assorted food and beverages and meet and greets with the artists. Winners also received a selfie stick in their RCN swag bag to help document the experience!


Boston Comic Con

Boston Comic Con

RCN Boston proudly sponsored the 2015 Boston Comic Con held at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston. This ultimate comic convention guest starred Stan Lee, creator of Marvel Comics, Billie Piper of “Doctor Who”, Robin Lord Taylor of “Gotham” and Thomas Jane of “The Punisher”.


Benefit Bridge Over Troubled Waters

RCN Boston’s First Charity Golf Tournament to Benefit Bridge Over Troubled Waters

This year RCN Boston paired up with Bridge Over Troubled Waters for their first annual charity golf tournament at Sandy Burr Country Club in Wayland. Thanks to the generosity of RCN Boston’s employees and local partners, they were able to donate over $16,000 to Bridge Over Troubled Waters to aid in their mission of transforming the lives of runaway, homeless, and high-risk youth.


Rob Gronkowski Football Clinic

Rob Gronkowski Football Clinic

RCN Boston was very excited to sponsor the Rob Gronkowski Pro Camp for boys and girls grades 1 through 8 at Melrose High School. The New England’s Patriot’s tight end gave professional tips and instruction and of course, some humor. The campers experienced various stations specializing in fundamental football skills in addition to touch football games. RCN Boston also brought their ice cream truck along, providing free frozen treats to campers and their families.


March for Babies

March for Babies

RCN Sponsored the March of Dimes’ annual March for Babies that for the first time ever was held at historic Fenway Park. This walk honors babies born healthy and those that need help to survive and thrive.


HomeStart Cycle Event

HomeStart Cycle Event

RCN Boston participated in an cycle spinning event that helped raised money to prevent and end homelessness in Boston. Home Start is dedicated to providing temporary security and shelter.

“Having a home restores a person’s dignity and offers the stability that is necessary for making other life changes.”


House of Blues

House of Blues

House of Blues Boston hosts great concerts and shows throughout the year and RCN is proud to be an official sponsor. This year, RCN Boston ran ticket giveaways for these amazing artists- Joe Nichols, Hozier, the Dropkick Murphys, Stone Temple Pilots, Juicy J, Marina and the Diamonds, Miguel and more. RCN Boston is often on-site for these shows. On your way in, stop by our table in the lobby- we always give away cool prizes!

Press Release: RCN Announces Sponsorship with Boston’s Premiere Club/Theater Venues


Dan + Shay at Paradise Rock Club

Dan + Shay at Paradise Rock Club

Alongside Country 102.5, RCN Boston gave away last minute tickets to the Dan + Shay concert at Paradise Rock Club, just a few hours before the actual show.

Press Release: RCN Announces Sponsorship with Boston’s Premiere Club/Theater Venues


Sam Hunt Concert

Sam Hunt Concert

Country music fans partied with RCN at Loretta’s Last Call in Fenway, along with Country 102.5 - rocking out a Sam Hunt pre-party! RCN Boston gave away SOLD OUT, last minute tickets and private access to the Foundation Room!


In Chicago


Social Media Victories

Social Media Victories

Participants learned the essential ingredients to “getting your business found” on today’s social internet and understanding precisely how to capitalize on the social media revolution. This event featured best-selling author and leading authority on business trends, Patrick Schwerdtfeger, along with Bloomberg Television.


In New York

girls inc

Girls Inc.

The mission of Girls Inc. is to advocate for and improve the lives of girls’ ages 6-18 living within the five boroughs of New York City, through educational programs. RCN New York officially partnered with Girls Inc. of NYC and donated $15,000 in support of educational programs taht empower girls to build self-esteem.

Press Release: RCN Donates $15,000 to Girls Inc.


In Lehigh Valley


Da Vinci Science Center

Da Vinci Science Center

The Da Vinci Science Center is a national award-winning science center that has connected science to life and lives to science since 1992. By awakening interests and promoting fundamental skills, the Center and its partners inspire and prepare kids to consider STEM careers that meet growing industry demands.


Lehigh Valley Zoo

Lehigh Valley Zoo

Lehigh Valley Zoo’s mission is to create a safe, engaging and enlightening wildlife experience for guests of all ages as it demonstrates leadership in the cultural, scientific and conservation communities.


Social Media Victories

Social Media Victories

Attendees learned the essential ingredients to “getting your business found” on today’s social internet while also understanding how to take advantage of the social media revolution. This ground-breaking event presented the best-selling author and leading authority on business trends, Patrick Schwerdtfeger along with the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce.


RCN TV - Lehigh Valley

Dream Come True

Dream Come True

The annual Dream Come True Telethon is a live broadcast program and an online auction fundraiser to benefit seriously, chronically and terminally ill children. The goal of the telethon is to raise awareness and funds for Dream Come True organization and the children who benefit from its mission.


St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick's Day Parade

RCN TV celebrates a wee bit of Ireland each March! Tune in for the Parade of Shamrocks, hosted by Celtic Cultural Alliance in Historic Downtown Bethlehem, and the annual Allentown St. Patrick’s Day Parade!


BWW Sports Talk

BWW Sports Talk

RCN TV brings Sports Talk out of the studio and to Buffalo Wild Wings in Whitehall once a month and all summer long! This is your chance to see the Sports Talk LIVE production. You can even interact with Chris Michael, Joe Craig and their guests!


In Philadelphia

Supporting the communities of Delaware County

Supporting the communities of Delaware County

RCN of Pennsylvania proudly supports a many communities in Delaware County. RCN is a sponsor of a variety of festivals in Drexel Hill, East Lansdowne, Folcroft, Glenolden, Havertown, Lansdowne, Norwood, Ridley Township, and Upper Darby.


In the Washington, DC Metro Area

Best of DC

Best of DC

Washingtonians joined The Washington City Paper for the 3rd Annual Best of Washington D.C! Readers were able to vote on their favorite people, places and services. The Washington City Paper has the best events, promotions, blogs and photos; along with the hottest eats and entertainment.

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