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Maine Children's Home Lobster Lunch Raises over $2,400 for Christmas Program

The Maine Children's Home for Little Wanderers, the nonprofit agency that operates the state's longest-running adoption program announced that it raised $2,403 as part of their annual Lobster Roll fundraiser on October 15. The event was generously supported by a major donation of 100 pounds of lobster meat from the Cozy Harbor Seafood Company in Portland.

To raise money from the Lobster Roll lunch fundraiser, Maine Children's Home for Little Wanderers' employees and volunteers pre-sold the lobster rolls to local businesses and organizations in the greater Waterville area at $10 each with 100 percent of the proceeds going to help fund the agency's Christmas Program.
 
The Christmas Program distributes boxes of gifts and clothing to approximately 1,600 financially disadvantaged children throughout the state.

Landowner Clean-up Effort Makes Impact on Local Trash

It took a lot of hard work by a lot of dedicated people, but the final tally shows it was all worth it.

Local ATV and snowmobile clubs, land trusts, community groups including Boy Scouts, and local municipalities hauled away a total of 46 tons of material, including 30 tons of trash, discarded furniture and appliances, during last month’s Landowner Appreciation Day, held Saturday, Sept. 25, according to the clean-up organizer.

Cozy Harbor Seafood to Deliver 100 Pounds of Lobster Meat to Maine Children's Home for Fundraiser

WATERVILLE, Maine - The Maine Children's Home for Little Wanderers announced that it has been awarded a donation of 100 pounds of lobster meat from Cozy Harbor Seafood in Portland to help raise funds for the agency's upcoming Lobster Roll fundraiser to benefit the organization's Christmas Program. The delivery of the lobster is scheduled for Thursday, October 14 at 2:00 p.m. at the Maine Children's Home for Little Wanderers in Waterville.

WHO: The Maine Children's Home for Little Wanderers and Cozy Harbor Seafood

WHAT: Truck delivery of 100 pounds of lobster meat

WHERE: From Cozy Harbor Seafood in Portland to the Maine Children's Home for Little Wanderers in Waterville.

WHEN: 12:30 p.m.