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ASL Tax Day: February 28

ASL Tax Day: February 28 While there are more than 12,000 locations across the country providing free tax preparation assistance, few programs have American Sign Language (ASL) interpreters available for Deaf people who use ASL to communicate. For the last five years, CA$H Greater Portland and the Maine Center on Deafness have partnered for an…



United Ways Day at the Statehouse: 2015

United Way Day at the State House: 2015 By Alysia Melnick, Director of Financial Stability and Public Policy at United Way of Greater Portland On Tuesday, January 13, all 10 United Ways of Maine came together in the Hall of Flags at the State House to connect with lawmakers and share information about the issues…



Let’s Go! Cumberland Recognizes 56 Sites of Distinction

Let’s Go! Cumberland Recognizes 56 Sites of Distinction By Ashley Edmondson, Let’s Go! Cumberland County Coordinator Public Health Program, The Opportunity Alliance  In December, 56 Let’s Go! sites in Cumberland County were recognized for their commitment to helping children and families eat healthy and be active. Schools, out-of-school programs, childcare centers and healthcare practices are recognized as a Site of…