Month: April 2017

Assabet Valley Regional Tech HS Students Use Spring Break to Help Downeast

Story and photos by Housing Rehabilitation Program Coordinator Scott Shaw: This Assabet Valley Regional Tech High School, MA housing repair group gives up their spring break to come make a difference in Downeast Maine! Here are some photos of the volunteers bringing the kitchen of the Narraguagus Post 8 American Legion up to code. The…

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EdGE Among Lerner Foundation Partners In $7M Effort To Support Rural ME Student Aspirations

LERNER FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES PARTNERS IN $7 MILLION EFFORT TO SUPPORT ASPIRATIONS OF RURAL MAINE STUDENTS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 10, 2017 PORTLAND, Maine – The Portland-based Lerner Foundation today announced that eight Maine organizations will participate as partners with the Foundation in its new $7 million Aspirations Incubator Program (AIP), a mentoring-based initiative aimed at…

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Downeast Table of Plenty, Sunday, April 9, 2017, Hosted by Women’s Health Resource Library, Milbridge, ME

Thank you, Women’s Health Resource Library, Milbridge ME, for hosting this Sunday’s Downeast Table of Plenty. Cherryfield, ME — Sunday afternoons, 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. at our Downeast Table of Plenty, everyone is welcome to share satisfying, home-cooked meals. People age two to ninety, from every segment of the community attend. Music, conversation, and laughter preside.…

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