Community Matters More

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See your 2019 Community Matters More campaign winners!

 

The 2019 Community Matters More $5,000 grant recipients are:

Androscoggin/Franklin/Oxford Counties
Dempsey Center, Lewiston
Safe Voices, Auburn
 
Aroostook/Northern Penobscot/Piscataquis Counties
Waiting Whiskers, Sherman
Master Sergeant Gary Gordon Veteran Center, Lincoln
 
Cumberland County
The Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland, Westbrook
The Center for Grieving Children, Portland
 
Hancock/Washington Counties
SPCA of Hancock County, Trenton
Camp Capella, Dedham
 
Kennebec/Somerset Counties
Kennebec Valley Humane Society, Augusta
Sexual Assault Crisis & Support Center, Winthrop
 
Knox/Lincoln/Sagadahoc/Waldo Counties
P.A.W.S. Animal Adoption Center, Rockport
Belfast Soup Kitchen, Belfast
 
Southern Penobscot County
Forgotten Felines of Maine, Bangor
Bangor Area Recovery Network, Brewer
 
York County
Center for Wildlife, Cape Neddick
York County Community Action, Kittery
 
Coos/Carroll/Grafton
Coos Animal Sanctuary, Inc., North Stratford
Helping Hands North, Inc., Colebrook
 
Belknap/Cheshire/Hillsborough/Merrimack/Sullivan
Granite State Dog Recovery, Manchester
The Front Door Agency, Inc., Nashua
 
Rockingham/Strafford
Cocheco Valley Humane Society, Dover
Southeast New Hampshire Habitat for Humanity, Portsmouth
 
 

Nonprofits receiving Community Matters More $1,000 grants are:

Androscoggin/Franklin/Oxford Counties
Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice, Lewiston
The Pierce House – Farmington Home for the Aged, Farmington
 
Aroostook/Northern Penobscot/Piscataquis Counties
Lincoln Regional Food Cupboard, Lincoln
The Putnam House Senior Center, Houlton
 
Cumberland County
Ruth’s Reusable Resources, Portland
Junior Achievement of Maine, Portland
 
Hancock/Washington Counties
Wreaths Across America, Columbia Falls
Tree of Life Food Pantry, Blue Hill
 
Kennebec/Somerset Counties
Hospice Volunteers of Somerset County, Skowhegan
Aliza Jean Family Cancer Foundation, Harmony
 
Knox/Lincoln/Sagadahoc/Waldo Counties
Neighbor’s Cupboard, Winterport
One Less Worry, Rockland
 
Southern Penobscot County
Good Samaritan Agency, Bangor
Neighbors Supporting Neighbors Community Pantry, Hermon
 
York County
Art Hope, Ogunquit
York Community Service Association (YCSA), York
 
Coos/Carroll/Grafton
Child Advocacy Center of Coos County, Groveton
Two Rivers Ride for Cancer, Inc., Colebrook
 
Belknap/Cheshire/Hillsborough/Merrimack/Sullivan
Nashua Children’s Home, Nashua
Friends of Forgotten Children, Concord
 
Rockingham/Strafford
Portsmouth Music & Arts Center (PMAC), Portsmouth
YMCA of the Seacoast, Portsmouth
 
 

Write-Ins receiving Community Matters More $1,000 grants are:

Androscoggin/Franklin/Oxford Counties
Greater Androscoggin Humane Society, Lewiston
 
Aroostook/Northern Penobscot/Piscataquis Counties
Millinocket Memorial Library, Millinocket
 
Cumberland County
Maine State Society for the Protection of Animals, Windham
 
Hancock/Washington Counties
Community Closet, Ellsworth
 
Kennebec/Somerset Counties
Somerset Humane Society, Skowhegan
 
Knox/Lincoln/Sagadahoc/Waldo Counties
Window Dressers, Rockland
 
Southern Penobscot County
Newport Cultural Center, Newport
 
York County
Hollis Center Public Library, Hollis
 
Coos/Carroll/Grafton
Conway Area Humane Society, Conway
 
Belknap/Cheshire/Hillsborough/Merrimack/Sullivan
Gateways Community Services Nashua, Nashua
 
Rockingham/Strafford
Zebra Crossings, Dover
 

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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