E-news Archive

Read about Maine Children's Home successes, events, and campus news in our e-news archive.


July — Adoption Program: Emily's Bake Sale; Portland Office Open House; Teen Parent School Fundraiser: Celebrating Resilience; The Children's Place News: Outdoor Summer Fun; Christmas Program Ride & Fundraiser; Agency Report Card

June — Agency Report Card; Yard Sale Follow Up; Charity Navigator Third Four-Star Rating; Teen Parent School Graduation; Staff Recognition Day; The Children's Place News: Gardening; Maine Credit Unions' Christmas in July Program; Ways to Give

May — Agency Report Card; Yard Sale Save the Date; Summer Camp Program: Send a Kid to Camp; Portland Office Open House; Beer & Wine Tasting Fundraiser; The Children's Place News: Orchard Project Collaboration; Counseling Center Expansion; Big E & The Hopefuls Concert

April — Agency Report Card; Adoption Program Hague Accreditation Renewal; Beer & Wine Tasting and Live Auction; Hannaford Helps Reusable Bag Program; Children's Place News: Week of the Young Child; Jean Sawyer Award Recognition; Upcoming Events: Big E Live Concert & Annual Yard Sale; Volunteer Opportunities; Donations Needed

March — Agency Report Card; Teen Parent School Program Evening Group; Beer & Wine Tasting and Live Auction; News from the Children's Place; Empowered to Connect Conference; Friends of The Maine Children's Home; 2017 Best of the Best Reader's Choice Award

February — Agency Report Card; New Adoption Office in Portland; Beer & Wine Tasting and Live Auction; Adoption Interest Meetings; Easter Egg Hunt; News from the Children's Place

January — Agency Report Card; Annual Super Celebration Recap; Party With a Purpose Update; Counseling Center Addition; News from the Children's Place


December — Agency Report Card; Christmas Program Update; Annual Super Celebration; Party With a Purpose; Teen Pageant Update; News from the Children's Place

November — Agency Report Card; Donation Spotlight; The Children's Place Shares; National Adoption Awareness Month; Celebrating Resilience Event; Upcoming Toy Drive at Parsonsfield Concert; Recent Grant from The Community Foundation

October — Agency Report Card; Christmas Program Update; News from The Children's Place; Turner Family Counseling Center News; Upcoming Events; Meet Our New Team Members

September — Agency Report Card; News from The Children's Place; Christmas Program Support; Summer Camp Scholarship Success

July — Agency Report Card; News from The Children's Place; Support Future Miss Maine Contestant; Christmas in July; Changes in Development

June — Agency Report Card; Teen Parent School Grads, Successful Events, Healthy Northern Kennebec Mini-grant

May — Agency Report Card; Teen Parent School News; Upcoming Events; Healthy Northern Kennebec Garden Project Growth

April — Agency Report Card;  A Gardening Collaboration; New Partnership; Recent Event Recap; Upcoming Events 

March — April is Child Abuse Prevention Month; Agency Report Card; Adoption Program Growth; Upcoming Events; Music at The Children's Place; Summer Camp Scholarship Support; In the Community

February — Agency Report Card; We Need Your Help; Teen Parent School Successes; The Children's Place News; Upcoming Events; A Big "Thank You!"

January — Agency Report Card; Board Leadership Transition; Annual Celebration; Speaker Recognition; 2016 Highlights


December — Harold Alfond Foundation Awards $400,000 to Teen Parent School Program; Christmas Program Success; Agency Report Card; Recognition for John Stanley, Board President; Adoption Unit Update; Teen Parent & Child Christmas Party; Mark Your Calendar

November — We Need Your Help – Christmas Program; Agency Report Card; Community Support; Celebrating National Adoption Awareness Month

October — National Adoption Awareness Month; Christmas Program; Agency Report Card; Community Support; Teen Parent School Need; Mark Your Calendar

September — Getting Ready for Christmas; Agency Report Card; Teen Parent School Need; Community Support; September Events; Mark Your Calendar

August — Agency Report Card; Passion for Fashion; Openings at the Teen Parent School; Adoption Program Growing; Amazon Wish List for Christmas Program; In the News

July — Agency Report Card; Adoption Program Experience; Openings & Options for the Teen Parent School Program; Save the Date; Christmas in July; Summer Camp Scholarship Success

June — Charity Navigator 4-Star Rating; Agency Monthly Report; Summer Camp Scholarship Program; Yard Sale and Big E & Yard Sale Recap; Family Fun Day; Save the Date: Passion for Fashion; Teen Parent Needs

May — Teen Parent School Graduates; Recognition Night for Teen Parent School Program; Send a Kid to Camp; Upcoming Events; Amazon Smile

April — Sold Out Wine Tasting Fundraiser; Upcoming Events; In the News; Amazon Smile

March — Easter Fun; In the News; Upcoming Events; Community Support; Amazon Smile

February — The Children's Place NAEYC Accreditation; Upcoming Events; Benefit Concert; Amazon Smile

January — Mainebiz Feature; Annual Celebration; Welcome Rebecca Fowlie; Adoption Success Story; Amazon Smile