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Tuesday, January 26, 2016
It takes a group effort to provide crucial services that keep a community running smoothly and ensuring that our community members are well cared for. Thank you to all that have donated to the United Way of Androscoggin County 2015 Campaign. We couldn't do this without your help!
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
Are you looking for volunteer opportunities? Be sure to check out the 2016 Volunteer Fair on Monday, January 25 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Lewiston Career Center. Many local agencies will be on hand to let you know what you can do to lend a hand and make a difference in our community!
Monday, November 30, 2015
2015 Androscoggin County Holiday ResourcesRural Community Action Ministry – For Leeds, Greene, Turner, Livermore, Sabattus and Wales. To receive assistance for food and Christmas gifts for children and the elderly, please contact RCAM by December 7th at 524-5095. Hope Haven Gospel Mission (209 Lincoln St., Lewiston) – Gifts for children 13 and under in Lewiston/Auburn who aren’t getting help from other resources. Applications will be accepted November 16th – December 4th. Applicants need to bring a picture ID and proof of custody. Gifts can be picked up between 9 & 3 on December 18th – please bring picture ID. Christmas dinner will be served from 11 am –1 pm on Christmas day. Please call 783-6086 if you are unable to attend the meal, and they will deliver a meal to you.Town of Lisbon – Gifts for children from ages newborn thru high...
Thursday, November 12, 2015
Androscoggin Bank Employees Exceed 110% Giving Challenge   LEWISTON, MAINE (November 9, 2015) United Way of Androscoggin County was pleased to accept a check in the amount of $11,103.10 from the employees of Androscoggin Bank as a pledge of support to the local campaign.Community Funds raised during the annual campaign are invested back the community by funding programs that touch the lives of all ages of life; programs including early education, financial literacy, food security, rides for medical needs and much more. “Androscoggin Bank employees have continued to show their support of what community means by volunteering, serving as board members and donating in excess of $164,912 over the past 7 years. This year alone, employees from the Bank increased their overall giving by 65%” stated Executive Director, Joleen Bedard.Pictured Left...
Monday, October 26, 2015
Join our Team2-1-1 is an easy to remember telephone number that connects people to a full range of non-emergency health and social services in their community.A half time (20 hours/week) position is available as a Resource Coordinator.  This position is responsible for the accurate, comprehensive development of information and resource data for the 2-1-1 web-based database. This individual will work with outside agencies to obtain resource information, write descriptions about agencies and their services, and enter information into the resource database according to the established style guidelines.  Requirements include a Bachelors degree with one to two years of experience data mining, managing database input and cataloguing new entries into the database for quick easy access and strong working knowledge of computers and software...
Monday, September 28, 2015
Important Information for applicant agencies seeking funding through the 2015-2016 Community Investment Application Process Date:Friday, September 25, 2015To:Applicant AgenciesFrom:Larry Marcoux, Director of Community ImpactRe:2015 - 2016 Community Investment Orientation for Applicant AgenciesOrientation for applicant agencies seeking funding through the 2015-2016 Community Investment Application process will be provided on the following dates: TUESDAY, OCT. 69:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M.Community ConceptsRm. 2240 Bates StreetLewistonTUESDAY, OCT. 132:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.Chamber of Commerce1st Floor Conference Rm.415 Lisbon StreetLewistonWEDNESDAY, OCT. 141:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M. Community ConceptsRm. 1240 Bates StreetLewiston Community Investment Applications will be distributed and the application process will be presented, with answers to your...