SUMMER OF SERVICE

June 19, 2014

Summer of Service is a summer-long initiative where we will share fun, family-friendly ways you can advocate and volunteer. We kicked off on June 21 and will run through September 11. How to get involved? Follow us on Facebook and Twitter to get ideas. #summerofservice For additional ideas, check out our idea center below or [...]

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The Common Good Changes Everything

June 18, 2014

Nothing can hold back people determined to make a difference. For 85 years, United Way of Greater Portland has been bringing individuals and organizations together to advance the common good. Get more involved at unitedwaygp.org.

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ASSISTANCE DURING THE WAIT

February 26, 2014

Many of our family, friends, and neighbors struggle with housing, food, medicine and other basic necessities. In an economy struggling to recover like this one, we all need to come together to make sure those in crisis can stay warm, fed, and healthy. This is why UWGP opposed a recent Maine Department of Health and [...]

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MAKE THE MOST OF YOUR MONEY

February 24, 2014

It’s Gorham Savings Bank “Make the Most of Your Money” week! We want to know if you could save all of your income tax refund, what would you save it for? Let us know at www.facebook.com/cashgp and www.twitter.com/cashgp. Join us this week: FREE federal and state income tax return preparation and filing by an IRS-certified [...]

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NATIONAL 2-1-1 DAY

February 10, 2014

February 11 is National 211 Day! 2-1-1 is an easy-to-remember, toll-free phone number available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Last year alone, it connected 66,000 people in Maine to health and human services resources. Since its inception 2006, over 500,000 residents have contacted trained call specialists to find help for housing and [...]

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