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Downeast Table of Plenty, Sunday, March 19, 2017

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. Hunger and loneliness are nowhere in sight. The Table of Plenty takes place in the EdGE…

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Sunbeam V Scheduled for Island Telemedicine Visits Mar. 21st-23rd

Please check the Sunbeam Island Services Schedule Calendar for any schedule changes due to weather conditions or other considerations. Questions about Island Health Services and Telemedicine? Please contact Director of Island Health Services Sharon Daley, RN. For other inquiries about the Sunbeam, contact Director of Island Outreach Douglas Cornman. Here’s a short cameo of Director of…

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Scholarship Recipient Studying Civil Engineering in University College Cork, Ireland

Bar Harbor, ME — Mission Scholarship Administrator Terri Rodick keeps in regular contact with our scholarship recipient students. It’s always good, Terri says, when she hears from scholarship recipient students. Brigitte, pictured here on the Cliffs of Moher, and on the Dingle Peninsula of Ireland – Westernmost point of Ireland. Brigitte is a third year…

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Mission Scholarship Recipient Helping Dominican Republic Children

Bar Harbor, ME — Mission Program Manager for Scholarships and Outreach Terri Rodick spotted this update about Maine Scholarship recipient Mia at Gordon College in MA, doing good work planning her trip to Las Colinas, Dominican Republic. Learn more about Mia’s project. Learn more about Manager Terri Rodick’s work with the Maine Seacoast Mission Scholarships Program.

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Food Shelves and Refrigeration Upgrade for Milbridge Food Cupboard

Cherryfield, ME — Good news from Downeast Campus Director Wendy Harrington. Milbridge School Cupboard received a $1,000 grant from Good Shepherd Foord Bank for refrigeration and shelving. The Milbridge Elementary School Cupboard is a Maine Seacoast Mission program funded by Sewall. Laura Thomas oversees the pantry. In December 2016 the Maine Education Association named Laura…

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Downeast Table of Plenty, March 5, 2017 – Hosted by Cherryfield Congregational Church

Thank you, Cherryfield Congregational Church, for hosting this Sunday’s Downeast Table of Plenty. 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. Hunger and loneliness are nowhere in sight.…

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Sunbeam V Crew Returns to Maine Fishermens Forum March 3-4

Bar Harbor, ME – Crew members of the Mission’s Sunbeam V are returning to the Maine Fishermens Forum Trade Show at the Samoset Resort, Rockland, Maine, on Friday, March 3rd and Saturday, March 4th. 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. “We wanted to go back,” said Director of Island Services Douglas Cornman. “Last year was our…

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