Thursday April 24th 2014

Tagged: charity

Who you gonna call? Maine Busters!

Who you gonna call? Maine Busters!
December 02, 2013

The day before Thanksgiving I got a nice reminder as to what the holiday season is really about. Meet the Maine Ghostbusters.

Tonight! A runway show that benefits Preble Street and Florence House

Tonight! A runway show that benefits Preble Street and Florence House
October 24, 2013

Come celebrate the latest in fashion to kick off the holiday shopping season. Fashion Forecast is a runway show and a fundraising effort to help support Preble Street and The Florence House.

Cary and “Huggy” Huggins –volunteers at H.O.M.E Co-op

Cary and “Huggy” Huggins  –volunteers at H.O.M.E Co-op
October 22, 2013

She used to be a school nurse. And he sold tie-dye t-shirts. Now, they live in a school bus and devote their time to volunteerism. Meet Huggy and Cary.

Engineers Without Borders hosts beer and wine tasting fundraiser

Engineers Without Borders hosts beer and wine tasting fundraiser
September 16, 2013

The event will feature music from the Jason Spooner Band, food from Lake Region Caterers and donated offerings from CVC Catering Group, Aperitif, The Cookie Jar and European Bakery. This year’s beer and wine tastings are provided by local purveyors including Gritty McDuff’s, Allagash, Baxter, Rising Tide Brewing Company, SoPoWine Company, M.S. Walker, and Wicked Wines, Inc.

Loon necklace to benefit Maine Audubon from Turtle Love Co.

Loon necklace to benefit Maine Audubon from Turtle Love Co.
July 10, 2013

Maine Audubon has partnered with Turtle Love Co., a Portland-based jewelry company that specializes in fair-trade and vintage jewelry. They have created a one-of-a-kind loon necklace to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Maine Loon Count. Buy a necklace and 100% of the proceeds will go to the cause.

Fashion, athletics and fundraising: Katalyst hopes to help make a change

Fashion, athletics and fundraising: Katalyst hopes to help make a change
June 20, 2013

Kyle Poissonier is busy. On a recent Monday evening, I stopped into his office while he had just come from a magazine photo shoot and was in the midst of planning a ticket giveaway for his brand’s first big introduction to the Maine community with a concert at the State Theater. Talk about a brand relaunch.

Details for SwapMaine announced!

Details for SwapMaine announced!
June 17, 2013

Have you been sitting on the edge of your seat waiting for all the SwapMaine details? Click on through for event times, drop off times and more details for the event of the summer! Swap to it.

A night of free clothes, cocktails and giving back

November 26, 2012

Free clothes? Check. Being forced to clean out some of your closet? Check. Cocktails? Check. The ability to also get some holiday shopping done? Check. Need more convincing?

Dress for Success Maine Closing Its Doors

Dress for Success Maine Closing Its Doors
October 25, 2012

Dress for Success Maine, a wonderful organization that has been providing women in need with outfits for job interviews and growth, are officially closing their doors on November 16th. It is unfortunate that such an important mission will be coming to a close.