Bangor Savings Bank Foundation is once again kicking off its
unique, grant-making initiative, Community Matters More. As a previous
participant in Community Matters More, they want to be sure to give you
the opportunity to help allocate a total of $100,000 to 68 community
non-profits throughout Maine.
Each of the 48 non-profits listed on the ballot will receive at least a
$1,000 grant for participating in the program, and the top 20 write-in
vote-getters will also receive a grant from the Bangor Savings Bank
Mr. and Mrs. Bear always missed Valentine's Day because they were hibernating, but this year they share a wonderful surprise.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Eve Bunting is the author of more than 100 books for young readers, Eve Bunting was born in the small village of Maghera in Northern Ireland. In 1958, she emigrated to the United States, where she has lived ever since, raising three children and — more recently — welcoming four grandchildren. Bunting began writing after moving to California, where she enrolled in a community college creative writing course. …