The Summit Project is humbled and honored to receive this award from Maine’s First Lady Ann LePage and the people of Maine. Thank you Maine for your unwavering support of TSP and thank you for being integral to our team and achieve out mission — to honor our state’s post 9/11 fallen and the faithful spirit of ALL Mainers. MHANF.
United States Senator Susan Collins To Keynote 1st Annual Community Recognition Awards Ceremony September 23, 2015 – Augusta, Maine – On Saturday, October 3 at11:30 AM. U.S. Senator Susan Collins will deliver keynote remarks at the Celebrating a Community That Cares ceremony at the Kaplan University Campus, Marketplace at Augusta. The awards ceremony will honor volunteers and businesses for their commitment to the community. To open, The Boys Scouts will present the American and State of Maine Flags with an honor guard followed by The National Anthem. Marketplace at Augusta Recipients: · Dick’s Sporting Goods · … Read More
Since 1987, the Governor’s Awards for Service and Volunteerism have celebrated and recognized the exemplary work of Maine’s most dedicated citizens. At the same time, the awards seek to inspire others to follow in the footsteps of those recognized. Citizens who serve in their communities as volunteers contribute to the strength and vitality of every Maine town and city. They help respond to fires and emergencies, mentor our children, provide food to neighbors in need, comfort the elderly, transport the sick to medical appointments, and a thousand other things. Through their donated time and talent, volunteers help communities stretch… Read More
Community Matters More You Voted. You Mattered. Thank You. With thousands of votes cast by the people of Maine during the 2015 Community Matters More campaign, the Bangor Savings Bank Foundation will donate $100,000 to the following 68 Maine-based non-profit organizations throughout the State. Congratulations to the following 2015 Community Matters More winners!
Thank you Michelle Obama. MHANF. Read that letter here — TSP Official Endorsement Michelle Obama.
In early March, The Summit Project partnered with the University of Southern Maine to bring our Honor Display Case to their campus. Students, faculty and staff carried the stories and stones of our fallen heroes (many with USM ties) all through Portland and then took a “commission” to stand watch over their memories and our Honor Display case. The event was a huge success and yesterday we received this note — “Each year students, staff and faculty make the decision to go above and beyond the normal expectations and become involved in the USM community outside of the traditional classroom… Read More
Summit Project Statement – Official Statement from Senator Angus S. King, U.S. Senator from Maine
TSP Flag over US Capitol
House Congressional Record – November 12, 2013 — Official Statement from Congressman Michael Michaud and Congresswoman Chellie Pingree Congressional Record PINGREE and MICHAUD Support for TSP Michaud Congressional Statement
Another great endorsement letter for TSP. This one from Ben Sprague and the Bangor City Council. Ben is a very good friend, also a Bangor native, Chairman of the City Council (and thus Mayor), a huge supporter of TSP and yes, he is even hiking a stone with us for TSP at BSP 2014. Thanks for all the support from all over Maine, and tonight, I especially thank Ben and the Bangor City Council. I also thank TSP board member, Matt Grondin and his family for accepting the Proclamation and Matt’s remarks. Maine heroes are NOT forgotten. Maine heroes are NOT forgotten. Summit Project… Read More