Erika Tarantal, WCVB-TV Boston

Erika Tarantal

WCVB-TV Boston

Boston, MA, United States

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Recent articles by Erika:

5 for Good: Dartmouth College roommates help essential workers connect with supplies

Their website matches donors with a surplus of supplies to essential workers who have a specific need for items. → Read More

5 for Good: #PrintLove campaign connects loved ones, fights hunger

Danvers-based print company Shawmut Communications Group has launched a campaign to connect loved ones and raise money to fight hunger. → Read More

5 for Good: VOICES Boston singers bring joy to remote meetings

The Brookline-based nonprofit, VOICES Boston has been fostering a love of music in kids from kindergarten to 8th grade for 30 years. → Read More

5 For Good: Girl delivering meals to Mass. COVID-19 testing tents

Anika Sukthankar, a 15-year-old from Shrewsbury, is giving back to front-line workers whom she felt were being left out when it came to food donations. → Read More

Joyful: Erika Tarantal shares tribute to Randy Price

Erika Tarantal shares her tribute to Randy Price. → Read More

Volunteers read remotely, serve visually impaired

Since 1978, people across Massachusetts with no or low vision have come to depend on programming offered by the Talking Information Center or TIC. → Read More

5 for Good: Mass. middle schooler sends letters to first responders, front-line workers

Max Bohane, 12, said he discovered his passion early on and is spreading love during the pandemic by sending cards with original art. → Read More

5 for Good: Middleton girl awaiting surgery raises money for local hospitals

The family has been raising money for the Eversource Virtual Walk for Boston Children's Hospital. → Read More

Mass. restaurant famous for its chicken sending love through meals

A local disability services organization is saying thank you to the staff and residents in its local group homes. → Read More

5 for Good: Paying struggling businesses to make food for people in need

CommonTable, a program supporting those in the restaurant and food industries, pays those struggling businesses to make meals for people in need. → Read More

Legal Sea Foods taking legal action over insurance coverage

Even though the Massachusetts institution has been successful since the 60s, it has not been immune to the hardship caused by the coronavirus pandemic. → Read More

Supper Club adjusts to keep getting food to those in need

The Wednesday Night Supper Club at the Paulist Center is not letting COVID-19 keep them from getting food to those in need. → Read More

5 for Good: Natick neighbors start Fairyland Project

They're balanced on branches, tucked in crevices and hidden in roots. → Read More

Take a look inside Boston Hope Medical Center

Bridget Sullivan and Dr. Peter Smith helped lead the transformation of the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center into a home and hospital for hundreds. → Read More

5 for Good: Creative fundraisers for COVID relief

A weekend night out may feel like a distant memory in these days of COVID 19, but fun can be had on a weekend night in. → Read More

Meet the dozens students who banded together to make PPE

Plastic face shields are vital to keeping healthcare workers safe. → Read More

5 for Good: The Phoenix offers free virtual programs for people in recovery

The Boston-based active sober community has transformed its model amid the coronavirus pandemic. → Read More

5 for Good: Andover teen collects devices to address isolation facing COVID-19 patients

A sophomore at Phillips Academy in Andover, Myra Bhathena, 16, said despite the time required to complete her remote learning, she found herself with the time and motivation during the coronavirus pandemic, to try to make a difference. → Read More

5 for Good: Teen with perfect SAT score raises funds for MGH by hosting online prep courses

High school senior Tina Gong said she has a greater appreciation for healthcare workers than ever. → Read More

Voices of Hope supports cancer patients, each other through remote performances

Voices of Hope is an all-volunteer performing arts group that has been raising money to fight cancer for 11 years. → Read More