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Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Community Supporters recognized at United Way’s Annual Meeting LEWISTON, MAINE (June 11, 2014) United Way of Androscoggin County held its Annual Meeting at The Green Ladle in Lewiston celebrating the successes of its annual campaign, presented awards to local supporters and welcomed two guest speakers, Claire Berkowitz from Maine Children’s Alliance and Phil Crowell from the Auburn Police Department, on the impact of our communities on our children.United Way of Androscoggin County announced its top ten workplace campaigns; these companies contributed more than $625,000 of the total revenue. Companies included TD Bank, Procter & Gamble, LL Bean, Central Maine Medical Family, St. Mary’s Health System, Mechanics Savings Bank, Geiger, Central Distributors, City of Lewiston and Bates College.In recognition of the support of our...
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
At United Way we have been working with you, our partners and supporters, to advance the common good in Androscoggin County.  Our efforts to unite people and resources were demonstrated this year as we responded to the Lewiston Fires with so many other non-profit organizations, municipalities, businesses and state government.  United Way continues to address local needs as they arise and meet the needs of our communities.We are pleased to share the impact of our collaborative efforts in this Annual Report.  On behalf of all of us at United Way of Androscoggin County, we extend our sincere thanks for your commitment and support.Sincerely,Joleen BedardExecutive DirectorDick AlbertBoard Chair
Thursday, June 5, 2014
United Way has compiled the demographic statistics from the U.S Census Bureau, Maine Kids Count Book, Maine Dept. of Education on the communities of Androscoggin County.Click the following link to learn more: 2014 Androscoggin County Demographics
Thursday, June 5, 2014
United Way and the American Human Development Project have created a tool to forecast how things might change if educational outcomes were better.  View statistics by community.  Learn more here.