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Mayo Street Arts and RAD

Summer is an important time for kids. Children who do not have access to summer programming that encourages and supports their continued learning commonly lose elements of what they learned during the previous school year.


Volunteer Top Picks

Volunteer Top Picks of the Month

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. IMPROVE TRAILS WITH MAINE CONSERVATION CORPS AT BRADBURY MOUNTAIN STATE PARK A Maine Conservation Corps team will be at Bradbury…



Starting Strong Takes Off

Starting Strong Takes Off By Morgan Stickney, Starting Strong Program Intern   I’ve never been a leader, not once in my life. I’ve come close at school and work; I’ve taken the lead on a few projects, shaping and nurturing them, but I was always adhering to somebody else’s idea or instruction. For the most part I’ve…