Community Matters More

You Voted. You Mattered. Thank You.

With more than 86,000 votes cast by the people of Maine during the 2014 Community Matters More campaign, the Bangor Savings Bank Foundation will donate $100,000 to the following 68 Maine-based non-profit organizations throughout the State. Congratulations to the following 2014 Community Matters More winners!

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2014 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

New Beginnings, Inc.

 Aroostook/Northern Penobscot/Piscataquis

Lincoln Regional Food Cupboard

 Cumberland

Ruth's Reusable Resources

 Hancock/Washington

Cancer Support Center of Maine

Kennebec/Somerset

Mid-Maine Homeless Shelter

Knox/Lincoln/Sagadahoc/Waldo

Hospice Volunteers of Waldo County

York County

Crossroads Youth Center/Unite Against Bullying ME

Southern Penobscot

Bangor Area Homeless Shelter

2014 Community Matters More $1,000 Winners

Androscoggin/Franklin/Oxford 

Farmington Historical Society
Med-Care Ambulance
Museum L-A
River Valley Healthy Communities
Roxbury ATV Riders Club

Aroostook/Northern Penobscot/Piscataquis

Abbot Historical Society
Aroostook Council for Healthy Families
Charles A. Dean Memorial Hospital
Katahdin Area Support Group
Silent Sidekicks

Cumberland

Camp Susan Curtis Foundation
Easter Seals of Maine Military and Veterans Services
STRIVE
Volunteers of America
YMCA of Southern Maine

Hancock/Washington

Downeast Salmon Federation
Down East Institute for Applied Marine
Research and Education
Haystack
Peninsula Ambulance Corps
The Telephone Museum

Kennebec/Somerset 

Autism Society of Maine
C.A.R.A.
Hardy Girls Healthy Women
Kennebec Messalonskee Trails
People Who Care Food Cupboard

Knox/Lincoln/Sagadahoc/Waldo

Harbor Family Services
Knox County Health Clinic
People for People
Ragged Mountain Recreation Area Foundation/
Camden Snow Bowl
Unity Barnraisers

York County

Biddeford Mills Museum
Creative Works Systems
Hollis Center Public Library
Sacopee Valley Recreation Council
York Senior Center

Southern Penobscot 

Families and Children Together
Fields4Kids
Maine Robotics
Newport Cultural Center
Orono Historical Society

2014 Community Matters More Write-in Winners

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

Androscoggin/Franklin/Oxford

Black Mountain of Maine
Greater Androscoggin Humane Society

Aroostook/Northern Penobscot/Piscataquis

Last Stop Horse Rescue
Southern Aroostook Food Pantry

Cumberland

Curtis Memorial Library
Maine State Society for the Protection of Animals

Hancock/Washington

Forgotten Felines
The ARK Animal Shelter

Kennebec/Somerset

Fairfield Interfaith Food Pantry
Somerset Humane Society

Knox/Lincoln/Sagadahoc/Waldo 

Belfast Free Library
Meals on Wheels - Knox
Pope Memorial Humane Society of Knox

York County

In-A-Pinch Non Food Pantry
York County Shelter

Southern Penobscot

Bangor Humane Society
Hammond Street Senior Center
Hampden VFW
Neighbors Supporting Neighbors Food Cupboard
Samaritan Inc.

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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