Charity & Non-Profit Affiliations


Our philosophy at Main Effort Financial, Inc. is to help support the community wherever we can and help make a difference for families and businesses. Here are some of examples of how we have been involved in the community as well as where we have been featured in the news:


The Timothy O'Connell Foundation

The Timothy O'Connell Foundation hold a very close place in the heart of our firm because Timothy O'Connell is the son Joanne O'Connell, our Director of Operations.  Timothy tragically passed away in September 2008 at the age of 10 after a 16-month battle with acute myeloid leukemia.  The foundation has donated over $350,000 towards research and programs dedicated to curing acute myeloid leukemia and other childhood cancers as well as to charities devoted to the needs of pediatric cancer patients and their familes.  

Holliston Business Association

John Drohan helped to reestablish the Holliston Business Association, is past president, and currently serves on the board as the scholarship chair.

The Holliston Historical Society

John is also active in this organization and previously served as treasurer and is currently serving as Internal Vice President developing the future vision plan of the society to become the Holliston Historical Center.

The Walk Against Breast Cancer in Holliston

Main Effort Finanical has been a dedicated supporter and premier sponsor of the annual Holliston Walk Against Breast Cancer since 2007.