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Maine Seacoast Mission Launches Land & Sea Giving Tuesday Campaign

Monday, November 21, 2017 BAR HARBOR — For the first time, the Maine Seacoast Mission is joining the Giving Tuesday global movement and launching our own Giving Tuesday campaign. #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and…

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Island Health & Telemedicine: Help Island Residents Access Health Care

I’ll help. Take me to the Giving Page  Since 1905, we have played a vital role in connecting residents of Maine’s most isolated islands with medical care. Our Island Health Program carries on the tradition, and there is never a charge for any Mission staff member’s services. For island residents, accessing even the most basic…

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Housing Rehab: Help a Family Live in a Safe, Warm Home

I’ll Help. Take Me To The Giving Page Everyone deserves to live in a warm, safe home. But housing in Washington County, Maine is often old, hard to heat. Especially on a limited budget. Maine Seacoast Mission’s Housing Rehab Program, with 350 amazing nationwide volunteers, each year fixes or rebuilds twenty such houses for local…

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Mission’s Organic Vegetable Garden’s Long Winter’s Nap

Cherryfield — Our Downeast Campus includes a quarter-acre organic vegetable garden where volunteers from the University of Maine Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners program work with Mission staff to grow more than 2,000 pounds of produce annually for the food pantry and the Downeast Table of Plenty. The carrots are harvested, the fence is down, and the…

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Add Your Personality to a Christmas Wreath for Mission’s Silent Auction 

Bar Harbor — Thank you in advance to individuals, clubs, businesses, schools, willing to create and submit a Christmas Wreath for the Mission’s Silent Auction — which is a great help to our signature Christmas Program for families, children, nursing home residents, and prisoners. These photos are two Silent Auction wreaths from 2015. Development Associate Anna…

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Wanted: Thanksgiving Fixings for Weald Bethel Food Pantry

Cherryfield – Weald Bethel Food Pantry volunteers Morna and Elsie will do anything to help the Mission’s Weald Bethel Food Pantry and feed people. They were at BaySide & 4 Corners Shop and Save in the Town of Milbridge to help raise funds to buy turkeys for the Washington County Food Pantries. The fundraiser was very…

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Sunbeam V Moves to New Dock

NORTHEAST HARBOR — “This afternoon, the Sunbeam moved to its new dock in Northeast Harbor.” Mission President Scott Planting, Oct. 29, 2016. Learn more about the Sunbeam V.

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