Community Matters More

You Voted. You Mattered. Thank You.

With thousands of votes cast by the people of Maine during the 2017 Community Matters More campaign, the Bangor Savings Bank Foundation will donate more than $100,000 to the following Maine-based non-profit organizations throughout the State. Congratulations to the following 2017 Community Matters More winners!

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2017 Community Matters More $5,000 Winners

Each of these organizations were the top vote recipients for this year's campaign and will receive a $5,000 grant from the Bangor Savings Bank Foundation.

Androscoggin/Franklin/Oxford

Fit Girls of Wilton Maine
LEAP

Aroostook/Northern Penobscot/Piscataquis

Dexter Fire Fighters Association, Inc.
House in the Woods

Cumberland

Maine State Society for the Protection of Animals
Maine Veterans' Home

Hancock/Washington

Birdsacre-Stanwood Wildlife Sanctuary
Downeast Coastal Conservancy

Kennebec/Somerset

Nolan's Hero Foundation
Spectrum Generations Meals on Wheels

Knox/Lincoln/Sagadahoc/Waldo

Rockland Community Center
Thompson Community Center *write-in winner

Southern Penobscot

Maine Breast Cancer Coalition
Neighbors Supporting Neighbors Food Pantry *write-in winner

York

Community Bicycle Center
Habitat for Humanity of York County

2017 Community Matters More $1,000 Winners

Androscoggin/Franklin/Oxford  

EnvisionRumford
Lewiston Education Fund


Aroostook/Northern Penobscot/Piscataquis  

Millinocket Historical Society
Moosehead Lake Region Economic Development Corp.

Cumberland

Hospice of Southern Maine
Maternal Health Alliance of Maine

Hancock/Washington

Peavey Memorial Library
St. Croix No. 1 Firehouse Association

Kennebec/Somerset 

Anson-Madison-Starks Ambulance
The Betsy Ann Ross House of Hope

Knox/Lincoln/Sagadahoc/Waldo

Belfast Maskers
The Game Loft
Timelines Community Inc.

Southern Penobscot 

Launchpad
Maine Youth Fish and Game Association
Wellspring, Inc.

York 

Waban Projects, Inc.
York Senior Housing Services

2017 Community Matters More Write-in Winners

The organizations listed below ranked as the highest write-in vote recipients in their respective region and will receive a $1,000 grant from the Bangor Savings Bank Foundation.

Androscoggin/Franklin/Oxford

The Public Theatre, Lewiston

Aroostook/Northern Penobscot/Piscataquis

Halfway Home Pet Rescue

Cumberland 

Maine State Music Theatre

Hancock/Washington

Forgotten Felines of Maine

Kennebec/Somerset

Somerset Humane Society

Knox/Lincoln/Sagadahoc/Waldo 

Thompson Community Center *$5,000 write-in winner

Southern Penobscot 

Neighbors Supporting Neighbors Food Pantry *5,000 write-in winner


York

York County Shelter Programs

Special Thanks

The Bangor Savings Bank Foundation acknowledges the generous contributions of promotional support to the Community Matters More campaign by:

 
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