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Attendance Awareness Month – Attend Today, Achieve Tomorrow

Attendance Awareness Month – Attend Today, Achieve Tomorrow September can bring back-to-school excitement, and it can also bring anxiety. The first month of the school year is an important landmark and, in terms of attendance, can indicate how the rest of the year is going to go. September is a good time to set up…



We’re hiring: President & CEO

The United Way of Greater Portland, Maine is seeking a President and CEO with vision, leadership, energy and presence to manage and grow a well established and very successful organization operating with a highly performing staff, numerous volunteers, including a highly functioning Board of Directors, as well as many other community partners. The President and…


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Students all over Portland had access nourishing meals and high-quality, high-energy learning programs this summer thanks to the work of Portland ConnectED and its partners the John T. Gorman Foundation, the Sam L. Cohen Foundation, Portland Public Schools, the Portland Public Library, and United Way of Greater Portland. The group developed a coordinated summer ecosystem that supported strong outcomes for…