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Individuals, Organizations Honored with Exemplary Volunteer Awards

The Governor’s Awards for Service and Volunteerism Exemplary Awards acknowledge nominees the Selection Committee believes should be appreciated for their contributions to civic and community life. VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR CATEGORY June Messier, Wells – June Messier serves on the … Continue reading

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Deborah Palman of Aurora Honored with Outstanding Public Sector Volunteer Award

The Governor’s Awards for Service and Volunteerism Outstanding Public Sector Volunteer category recognizes an individual volunteering under the auspices of a public agency (state, county, regional, municipal, or federal). The recipient will demonstrate effectiveness, commitment and significant contributions to meeting … Continue reading

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Katherine Stitham of Cape Elizabeth Honored withe Outstanding National Service Volunteer Award

The Governor’s Awards for Service and Volunteerism Outstanding National Service Volunteer category recognizes an individual who has demonstrated outstanding commitment and service over and above the requirements of their routine service assignments as a Senior Corps, AmeriCorps, *VISTA or Learn … Continue reading

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Lisa Laflin of New Vineyard Honored with Excellence in Volunteer Administration Award

The Governor’s Awards for Service and Volunteerism Excellence in Volunteer Administration category recognizes excellence in leadership of volunteers and administration of a volunteer program by a salaried or non-salaried professional who works with volunteers to provide service to others. Lisa … Continue reading

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Meghan Charest of Falmouth Honored as Maine Youth Volunteer of the Year

The Governor’s Awards for Service and Volunteerism Youth Volunteer of the Year category recognizes an individual under the age of 20 who has contributed to the life of someone in his/her community or to the improvement of the community through … Continue reading

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Friends of the Maine Wildlife Park Honored with Outstanding Nonprofit Volunteer Program Award

The Governor’s Awards for Service and Volunteerism Outstanding Nonprofit Volunteer Program category recognizes a non-profit organization (501(c)3), municipality, or government program that has made significant changes and improvements in the condition of the community as a result of volunteer service. … Continue reading

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John Eckert of Hallowell Honored as Maine Volunteer of the Year

The Governor’s Awards for Service and Volunteerism Maine Volunteer of the Year category recognizes an individual who has provided significant service to his/her community through volunteerism and serves as a role model to others in his/her community. John Eckert joined … Continue reading

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Kennebunk Savings Bank Honored with Corporate Volunteerism Award

The Governor’s Awards for Service and Volunteerism Corporate Volunteerism category recognizes a corporation (more than 100 employees) that demonstrates volunteer leadership and/or whose employees’ volunteer service significantly improves the quality of life in the community. Kennebunk Savings believes in being … Continue reading

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Carefree Property Services of Milbridge Honored with Small Business Volunteerism Award

The Governor’s Awards for Service and Volunteerism Small Business Volunteerism category recognizes a small business (fewer than 100 employees) that demonstrates volunteer leadership and/or whose employees’ volunteer service significantly improves the quality of life in the community. Carefree Property Services … Continue reading

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Helping Service-Learning Stick

by Matt Robinson A shout to the Maine Commission for Community Service for the beautiful event it hosted April 17th to recognize this year’s recipients of the Governor’s Awards for Service and Volunteerism. A good many THANK YOUs are in … Continue reading

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