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COVID-19 RESPONSE FUND for Eastern Maine

What we’ve funded so far Our current list of donors Bangor Savings Bank has underwritten this fund so that 100% of all donations can go directly to the community. For more information and resources please go to our COVID-19 Response page. Please donate today. ANY amount will help folks right here in Eastern Maine immensely. […]

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Up-To-Date Information & Resources

The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention (Maine CDC) and 211 Maine have announced a new option for Mainers to get answers to questions about the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) at any time. This service is available by dialing 211 (or 1-866-811-5695) or texting your ZIP code to 898-211. 211 Maine is a free, confidential […]

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State of Maine – CDC Facts & Info (COVID-19)

What is COVID-19? COVID-19 is a novel (new) coronavirus which was first detected in December 2019 in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China and has now been detected in other countries, including the United States. For some, the respiratory virus causes mild symptoms like the common cold or influenza (flu), for others it can cause severe […]

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Campaign Finale

We can’t wait to see you (and your team, family, or group) on Wednesday, February 26th from 5 to 7 PM at the LifeFlight Hanger at 189 Odlin Road (across from the Ground Round) in Bangor. (Snow date of Thursday, February 27th, same time, same location). A car (and other prizes) will be won! Awards […]

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NFL Experience Raffle

This NFL EXPERIENCE prize package was graciously donated by CES, Inc. of Brewer and we are absolutely stoked about the excitement this raffle is generating! Can you imagine winning (2) lower sideline tickets (Section 129, Row 31, Seats 7 and 8) to a Saturday night AFC East Divisional match-up right before Christmas, $100 spending cash […]

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Fall Day of Caring 2019

Join us for our annual Fall Day of Caring on Friday, October 4th, from 10am-2pm! This is a fantastic opportunity to do good in your community by helping to complete a project that serves people in need. This year, we have three exciting volunteer projects in three different counties, and we’d love to have you […]

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Campaign BBQ

We’re THRILLED to have you joining us for our United Way Campaign Kickoff TODAY at Hollywood Casino (500 Main Street, Bangor) from 4 to 7 PM. This is a drop in event with a brief program starting around 5:30 PM. Unfortunately, though it’s beautiful out now, the weather forecast for this evening is 100% chance […]

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Wingfest Maine is BACK!

We are keeping a close eye on CDC guidelines and are fully prepared to postpone the event if needed. It is our hope that with the event still eight weeks out, we will have more concrete information soon. The health of our community is our number one priority. *** The LARGEST wing sampling extravaganza in […]

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Funding Review Volunteer Guide

Training Recording of the online training (just 15 minutes long!) Documents Reviewer Questions and Instructions ANDAR tutorial document Deadline for review: Friday, March 29, 2019 at 4:30 PM If you have any questions or concerns about the technology please reach out to grants@unitedwayem.org. All other questions please send to Jesse Moriarity at jessem@unitedwayem.org.

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Grant Review Volunteers Guide

Online training:  Recording of application overview training (12 minutes) Recording of document explaination and technology training (15 minutes) Documents: Grant Reviewer Training: Powerpoint from Grant Reviewer training Funding Philosophy and Guiding Principles Volunteer App Review Questions: These are the 20 questions you will be answering for each application you review Online Application Review User Guide: This […]

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