E-news Archive

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

2019

February Wine & Beer Tasting Save the Date; 4-Star Charity Navigator Rating; Children's Place fundraiser; Friends of the Maine Children's Home; Sharon Abrams Teen Parent School Program editorial featured in Portland Press Herald; Annual Celebration Special Recognition; Upcoming Events; Report Card.

January The Children’s Place Seeks Funding; Red Stocking Annual Appeal and Highlight Video; Summer Camp fundraising for 2019; Teen Parent School Program article featured on MPBN; Save the Date! Business After Hours & 120th Birthday; Upcoming Events; Report Card.

2018

December Christmas Program: Thank You Volunteers & Donors; Red Stocking Annual Appeal; Turner Family Counseling Center: Holiday Decorating Contest; Thank You Sukeforth Family Festival of Trees; Giving Tuesday Thank You; Upcoming Events.

November Adoption Awareness Month Featured Family; Giving Tuesday Thank You; Red Stocking Campaign at Marden’s; Sukeforth Family Festival of Trees; Christmas Urgent Needs List; Peacox Productions Christmas Program Benefit Show; Hannaford Helps Reusable Bag Program; Planned Giving: Shirley & Kenneth Eskelund Gift Upcoming Events; Agency Report Card.

OctoberCounseling Center Expansion Completed & Ribbon Cutting; Christmas Program Application & Donation Needs; Friends of the Maine Children's Home Lobster Roll Lunch Fundraiser; Adoption Awareness Month; The Children's Place: It's Pumpkin Time!; Sharon Abrams Teen Parent School Program: Common Ground Fair Trip; Upcoming Events; Agency Report Card.

SeptemberChristmas Volunteers Needed; Christmas Needs List; Giving Tuesday; Sharon Abrams Teen Parent School Program: Celebrating Resilience; Ride & Fundraiser; Upcoming Events; Agency Report Card.

AugustChristmas in July results; Summer Camp Program: Thank You; Teen Parent School Fundraiser: Celebrating Resilience; The Children's Place News; Turner Family Counseling Center: Now Accepting New Patients; Upcoming Events; Agency Report Card.

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

2017

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

2016

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