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Volunteer Top Picks

Volunteer Top Picks of the Month

Looking for a way to meet new people while positively impacting the community you live, grow, and work in? Check out this month’s top volunteer picks and get started today. Help make the “Rock-Around-the-World” event really rock! Volunteer for the Multilingual Multicultural Center’s annual fundraiser during the day on Friday, March 13 and throughout the event.…



Read Across America Day

Read Across America Day 2015 By Jennifer Burns, Project Manager, Starting Strong On March 2, adults and children across Maine and the country celebrated Dr. Seuss’ birthday. A few of the things that happened in Greater Portland: Hall School set the Read Across America challenge to read 3,000 books (represent the 3,000 miles across the country).…



Valentine’s Day: A Day to Show You Care

As we wrap up Random Acts of Kindness Week, it only seems appropriate that we step up our deliberate acts of kindness on Valentine’s Day. We invite you to share the love with neighbors, friends, and family. No matter if you have 5 minutes or 5 hours to spare, reach out to those who may not expect it…