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Monday April 24, 2017
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    APRIL 6: Julie Ouellette, Cristen Murray, board member Kate Malin and Allison McLaughlin. About 400 guests attended the sparkling literary ball at the Westin Portland Harborview

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    APRIL 6: Cecelia Packard of sponsor Pulp and Wire with Maxwell VanOrman. The annual Glitterati event raises money for in-school programs and free creative writing classes at the Telling Room.

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    APRIL 6: Glitterati attendees Joshua and Marci Murphy of Portland with Lisa DiCenso of South Portland.

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    APRIL 6: Glitterati event committee member Alisan Kavookjian with her husband, Kevin, of Portland.

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    APRIL 6: Sonia Irambona of Biddeford, Alain Nahimana of Biddeford and, wearing glitter henna tattoos, Mary Allen Lindemann of Glitterati sponsor Coffee by Design.

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    APRIL 6: Sarah Cotsen of Yarmouth, Drew Watt of Cumberland, host committee member Holly Seddon of Cumberland, Bethany Mateosian of Portland and host committee member Dave Seddon of Cumberland.

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    APRIL 6: Glitterati event volunteers Zoe Kubachka and Liza Darvin.

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    APRIL 6: Jesse Robinson of North Yarmouth, Gretchen Preneta of Portland, Ashley Salisbury of Portland and Jordan Kramer of Portland at the annual Glitterati event.

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    APRIL 6: Pauline Dion of East Boothbay and Glitterati host committee member Ruth Story of Portland.

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    APRIL 6: Telling Room board member Ekhlas Ahmed, Kallie Dorsey of Portland and former intern Sarah Steffen.

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    APRIL 6: Heather Dunbar of Yarmouth and Tony Kieffer of Portland were part of the crowd at the fundraiser for the Telling Room.

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    APRIL 6: Jenny Dougherty of South Portland and Glitterati host committee member Patty Hagge of Portland.

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    APRIL 6: Kate Rutherford of South Portland and Glitterati volunteer Rachael Blake of Cape Elizabeth.

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    APRIL 6: Telling Room teaching artist Cheri Keenan and Hannah Peterson of Westbrook.

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    APRIL 6: Host committee member Kristen Farnham and Melissa Duffy of sponsor Hightower.

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    APRIL 6: Sheila McKinley and Doug Swift of Portland were part of the crowd at this year's Glitterati.

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    APRIL 8: College Club member Isabel Thurston, president Liz Kean, event chair Elizabeth Cumiskey and co-chair Carolyn Murray. The College Club’s “What’s Old is New Again” fundraiser was held at St Mary’s in Falmouth.

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    MARCH 11: Grahamtastic Connection held its 9th Annual Dance and Silent Auction at the Sanford Town Club. Suzanne Posey, Grahamtastic Connection founder and executive director Leslie Morissette and Jenna Posey, who received the organization’s first computer donation in 1998.

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    MARCH 24: Leandre Habonimana of Burundi and Portland enjoys the evening with Nadine Twagirayezu, paralegal at ILAP; his wife, Concilie Nahayo; Heather Shields, and Aimable Habiyambere.

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    MARCH 24: Jacob Thich of The Body Architect, Mary Allen Lindemann of Coffee By Design, event volunteer Dawn Tully and Mustafa Altaie of CIEE.

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    MARCH 24: Anja Hanson of Portland Adult Education joins Molly Haley, photographer for the ILAP Portrait Project, Kifah Abdulla, poet, visual artist and presenter, and Bonnie Rukin of Camden.

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    MARCH 24: Beth Stickney, co-founder of ILAP, with Pious Ali, Portland city councilor, and Ken Kunin, superintendent of South Portland schools.

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    MARCH 24: David Thete, founder of Kesho Wazo Youth Art Collective, is joined by Bobbiella and Janet Andoh of South Portland, and the Immigrant Legal Advocacy Project board member Adele Ngoy.

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    MARCH 24: CeleSoireé volunteers Eleanor Morse of Peak’s Island and Sascha Drice and Evie Ford of Casco Bay High School.

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    MARCH 24: From Immigrant Legal Advocacy Project (ILAP), left to right: board members Marie Umurange, Anne Kemper and Amy Bruning, development director Loretta Prescott and board member Robyn March.

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    MARCH 24: Immigrant Legal Advocacy Project board member Peter Landis, executive director Susan Roche and board member Ron Stegall.

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    MARCH 24: Susan and Ted Axelrod of Yarmouth attended the sold out CeleSoireé event.

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    MARCH 24: Breakwater School students Alina Lindemann Spear and Julia Rocque.

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    MARCH 24: Adam Burk of Adam Burk and Co. and Treehouse Institute enjoys CeleSoireé 2017 with Bree LaCasse, executive director of Friends of Congress Square Park, and Lucas St. Clair, president of Elliotsville Plantation.

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    MARCH 24: Dr. Susan Schraft with her husband Rick Berne, of Falmouth. The sold out CeleSoireé event was held at Ocean Gateway.

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    APRIL 6: Kristen Miale, president of Good Shepherd Food Bank; Michael Vail, president of Hannaford Supermarkets, and David Pierson of Eaton Peabody, chairman of Good Shepherd Food Bank’s board of directors. Good Shepherd Food Bank awarded the 2017 JoAnn Pike Humanitarian Award to Hannaford Supermarkets in honor of the company’s exceptional service to the community.

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    MARCH 27: Lisa Murray, Tom Meader and Brenda Orser. Good Wine for a Good Cause at Grace Restaurant was a benefit for the Cancer Community Center.

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    MARCH 27: Doug Watts and Cat Oster, event hosts and owners of SoPo Wine Co., with Chris Hoppin, member of the Cancer Community Center’s board of trustees.

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    MARCH 18: Mufalo Chitam, founder of Empower the Immigrant Woman, with her husband, Frank Chitam.

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    MARCH 18: Milliner Janet Andoh with clothing designer Adele Ngoy, founder of Women United Around the World. The two attended the second annual Empower the Immigrant Women Conference and Trailblazer Gala at the University of Southern Maine.

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    MARCH 18: Forough Iranpour, an immigrant from Iran, with her daughter Jaleh Hojjati of Falmouth. More than 150 people attended the event at USM.

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    MARCH 18: Pita Yanga, Ngabol Toang and Doki Yanga, all 16-year-olds from South Sudan who sing in the Pihcintu Multicultural Chorus based in Portland.

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    MARCH 18: Honoree Edith Flores, outreach health worker for Mano en Mano (Hand in Hand), with her colleague Blanco Santiago from the Maine Migrant Health Program.

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    MARCH 18: The street artist known as Pigeon, whose work asks What IS a ‘real Mainer?', at the Empower the Immigrant Women Conference and Trailblazer Gala with videographer Meg Webster.

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    MARCH 18: Julie Trujillo Luengo, an immigrant from Spain, with honoree Claudette Ndayininahaze, co-founder of In Her Presence, an organization dedicated to the empowerment of women and girls in Maine.

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    MARCH 18: Odette Zouri from West Africa and Nadine Pembele of Congo-Kinshasa at the Empower the Immigrant Women Conference and Trailblazer Gala.

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    MARCH 18: Planning committee member Persila Carle, an immigrant from Kenya, with keynote speaker Danielle Conway, dean and professor of the University of Maine School of Law.

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    MARCH 25: Event emcee Aaron Lockwood, Maine Inland Fisheries & Wildlife Commissioner Chandler Woodcock, who spoke at the 38th Annual Conservation Event, and Sebago Trout Unlimited President David Miller.

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    MARCH 25: Scott McAuliffe and Sarah Longley with Sebago Trout Unlimited board member Zach Whitener.

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    MARCH 25: Chapter members Wendy Furey, Sarah Furey Thompson and John Furey pose with chapter vice president and Women Fly Fisher’s Group coordinator Evelyn King. The women’s group currently has over 190 members.

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    MARCH 8: Liz Cotter Schlax, president and CEO United Way of Greater Portland, takes her turn spelling as other competitors look on during the Portland Press Herald’s second annual Corporate Spelling Bee at Portland House of Music. .

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    MARCH 8: Spelling Bee runner-up Pat Scully of Bernstein Shur and winner Michael Bourque of MEMIC.

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    MARCH 7: American Heart Association Go Red for Women finalists from Maine: heart survivor Dwyer Leahy Vessey of York, heart survivor Jennifer Browne of Sidney, stroke survivor Jordan Shiers of Gorham and heart survivor Annette Siler of Scarborough.

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    MARCH 7: Kate Guare of MaineHealth, American Heart Association board member Sarah Porter and Kathleen Taggersell of MaineHealth.

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    MARCH 7: Heart survivors Monica Salamone of South Portland, Katie Madden of Falmouth and Katie Teague of Westbrook. The Go Red Luncheon was held at the Holiday Inn by the Bay.

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    MARCH 7: President Danielle Ripich, Annie Madio, Holly Parker, Ellen Ridley and David White of the University of New England attended the American Heart Association of Maine’s Go Red Luncheon.

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    MARCH 7: Beth Snow of North Yarmouth with her daughter Meghan Snow, a survivor of congenital heart disease, at the annual Go Red Luncheon.

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    MARCH 7: Lisa DeSisto, CEO of Maine Today Media, and Lauren Farina, chief development officer for the Boys & Girls Club of Southern Maine, at the American Heart Association event.

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    MARCH 7: Event committee chair Melissa Smith, CEO of Wex, with board chair Catherine Desrochers. The Go Red Luncheon was held at the Holiday Inn By the Bay in Portland.

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    MARCH 7: Betsy Timm of Falmouth and Laura Greenstein of Portland at the Go Red Luncheon.

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    MARCH 7: Jill Knutson and Kyle Cunningham from Maine Medical Center. The American Heart Association of Maine’s Go Red Luncheon brought out 640 attendees.

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    MARCH 7: Go Red Luncheon attendees Pam Morris, Brenda Brown and Karen Chau from E.S. Boulos Company.

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    MARCH 7: Stroke survivor Meredith McNeil and heart condition survivor Sarah Sullivan.

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    MARCH 7: Crystal Heart honorees Dr. David Howes, president and CEO of Martin’s Point Health Care, and Andrea Cianchette Maker of Pierce Atwood and Focus Maine.

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    MARCH 7: Event committee member Katie Fullam Harris and board member Kathy Barber, both from Maine-Health.

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    Pat Berryman of Old Orchard Beach with her daughter Tina Wendt of Portland.

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    MARCH 16: Miglena Farley, Allyson Cavaretta and Diane Dunton were part of the Women in Family Business event at the The Woodlands Club in Falmouth.

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    MARCH 16: Tom Cattell, John LeMieux and Eric True were on the invitee list for the Women in Family Business event. Guys were welcomed for the first time.

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    MARCH 5: The Cape Farm Alliance partnered with the Purpoodock Country Club in Cape Elizabeth to put on its Lobster Stew Supper. Fran Coggins and Barbara Page were in attendance at the annual event.

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    MARCH 5: Lobster stew was on the menu for Ben Walker, Jen Walker, Stu Jones and Michelle Muniz at the Cape Farm Alliance event.

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    MARCH 10: Dr. Michael Taylor, Konbit Sante founder; Jill Duson, Portland City Councilor, and Portland Mayor Ethan Strimling with proclamation declaring March 10, 2017 “Konbit Sante Day”

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    MARCH 10: Dr. Youseline Telemaque, Dr. Edris Mathieu and Natalie Mathieu, guests from Portland’s sister city, Cap-Haitien, Haiti. They attended Konbit Sante Cap-Haitien Health Partnership celebration of 15 years working in northern Haiti with about 150 people at Portland’s Ocean Gateway.

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    MARCH 10: Past Konbit Sante presidents Michael Taylor, Steve Larned, Hugh Tozer, E.J. Lovett, and current board president, Bob MacKinnon at the Konbit Sante Cap-Haitien Health Partnership's celebration of 15 years working in northern Haiti.

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    FEB 7: Jim Lemieux, chair of Maine Credit Union League’s Social Responsibility Committee looks on as John Murphy, president of the League, and keynote speaker, Jessica Buchanan hold a check bearing the record setting amount raised by Maine’s credit unions for ending hunger in 2016. Representatives from Maine’s credit unions gathered at the Harraseeket Inn for the 2016 Ending Hunger Campaign Results Celebration Luncheon and to hear Jessica Buchanan, a humanitarian aid worker who wrote about being kidnapped and rescued in Somalia.

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    MARCH 4: Mei Strout of Lisbon and Sylvie Pryor Rosenstein of Windham, dancers from the Chinese & American Friendship Association of Maine at the International Women’s Fashion Show and Gala.

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    MARCH 4: Toward the end of their choreographed performance at the International Women’s Fashion Show and Gala, Congolese dancers invited all the women from the Congo to join them.

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    MARCH 4: The International Women’s Fashion Show and Gala at the Italian Heritage Center featured a ribbon dance by the Chinese & American Friendship Association of Maine.

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    MARCH 4: Sewing students Mamie Makutima from Angola, Prisca Niyonzima from Burundi, Bueto DaSilva from Angola and Selva Kawaya from the Congo attended the fundraiser on March 4 for Women United Around the World.

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    MARCH 4: Flamenco dancer Maria Mazorra dazzled the crowd with her rhythmic feet at the International Women’s Fashion Show and Gala.

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    MARCH 4: Biddeford residents Edwina Caulker, who represented Liberia in the International Women’s Fashion Show, and Mercy Kilby, who represented Ghana at the Italian Heritage Center in Portland.

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    MARCH 4: Polish immigrants Agnieszka Carpenter, Malgosia Boothby and board member Aga Asbury, an immigration lawyer at the International Women’s Fashion Show and Gala at the Italian Heritage Center in Portland.

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    MARCH 4: The International Women’s Fashion Show featured models Kaylee Darigan, representing the Ukraine; Emily Robbins, representing Tajikistan, and Olga Babb, representing Armenia. The event raised money to help female immigrants adjust to life in Maine.

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    MARCH 4: Models showcase hats by milliner Janet Andoh, an immigrant from England. The International Women’s Fashion Show and Gala is the signature fundraiser for Women United Around the World, which helps female immigrants adjust to life in Maine.

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    MARCH 4: Portland Adult Education instructor Rochelle Hale Guru, Kira Salter-Guru and English language instructors Trace Salter and Liz McMahon attended the International Women’s Fashion Show and Gala at the Italian Heritage Center in Portland.

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    MARCH 4: Rachael Dang of Portland and Mariam Jabbar of Westbrook. International Women’s Fashion Show and Gala a fundraiser for Women United Around the World.

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    MARCH 4: Mehdi Gheshlaghi with Marzieh Vafa, who represented Iran in the International Women’s Fashion Show.

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    MARCH 4: Emcee Tracy Sabol with Women United Around the World founder Adele Ngoy, an immigrant from the Democratic Republic of Congo, and vice president Lisa DiGiovanniat the International Women’s Fashion Show and Gala at the Italian Heritage Center in Portland.

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    MARCH 4: Portland residents Khawlan Lafta, originally from Iraq, and Jamileh Yousef, originally from Syria attended the gala and fundraiser to benefit Women United Around the World, which helps female immigrants adjust to life in Maine.

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    MARCH 3: Julia Herzog of Scarborough with Cristen Murray and Allison McLaughlin, both of Cape Elizabeth. The event raised $300,000 for The Center for Grieving Children.

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    MARCH 3: John McLoughlin and Elizabeth Peavey of Portland. Love Really Counts raised $300,000 for The Center for Grieving Children.

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    MARCH 3: Linda Kelly of Scarborough and her daugher Jill Kelly Fanucci of Portland.

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    MARCH 3: Elizabeth Hunt of Idexx joins Chris Kast of The Brand Company, Center for Grieving Children board treasurer Kevin Hunt and Christy Altman of Falmouth.

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    MARCH 3: Ryan Hutchins, a teacher in Westbrook, with his wife, Jennie, who works at Mercy Hospital attended the event at Holiday Inn By the Bay in Portland.

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    MARCH 3: Molly Jabar of Portland with Dustin Carson of Portland and Sarah Carson of Gorham. The 30th Love Really Counts event raises $300,000 for The Center for Grieving Children.

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    MARCH 3: Terri Cloakley of Kennebunk and Byron Bartlett of Portland attended the Love Really Counts fundraiser.

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    MARCH 3: Kate Malin, board member of the Children’s Museum of Maine, with Center for Grieving Children board member and event chair Katherine Hogan, her husband, Kevin, and Jenilee Bryant, live auction chair for the event.

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    MARCH 3: Dr. Megan Tumavicus of Intermed with Tim and Sarah Stickney of South Portland.

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    MARCH 3: Ellen Flaherty of Scarborough with Korey Ryan of Scarborough, and Lynn and David Roy of Biddeford. More than over 600 guests gathered to raise money for the Center for Grieving Children.

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    MARCH 3: Love Really Counts event volunteers Lucy and Grace Tumavicus.

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    MARCH 3: Will Hueske of Pierce Atwood and his wife, Cara Martin of Bernstein Shur, with Fred Lipp, also of Bernstein Shur, and his wife, Kim, of JMG. Love Really Counts was held at Holiday Inn by the Bay.

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    MARCH 3: Kate Baldacci and her husband, Robert, join Karen Baldacci and her husband, former Gov. John Baldacci, along with Bill Caron, president of MaineHealth and Julie Salvatelli of Franklin, Mass.

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    MARCH 3: Abby Synder and her husband, John Bennett, of Oakhurst Dairy enjoy the live auction at the Love Really Counts fundraiser with Tom Whyte of Northeast Planning Associates.

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    MARCH 3: Bella Zurlo of Wells joins her mother, Janice Zurlo, York County coordinator at The Center for Grieving Children, and volunteers Marty Cohen, Cathy Hussey and Tabetha Leach.

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    MARCH 3: Lester and Nikki Evans of Cumberland Foreside join Steve Strout of Axial Financial and Susan Giambalvo, director of programs and operations at The Center for Grieving Children.

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    MARCH 3: Alison Fineberg of South Freeport with Chrissie Emmons of Cumberland.

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    MARCH 3: Erin Ovalle, executive producer and host of Maine Life, with T. C. and Chelsea Haffenreffer of Cape Elizabeth at Love Really Counts.

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    MARCH 4: Maura Bannon of Crystal Spring Farm in Brunswick and Brunswick Town Councilor Sarah Brayman at the Curtis Contemporaries’ Booked for the Night event.

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    MARCH 4: Curtis Contemporaries’ Committee members Mercedes Grandin, Kate Egan, Molly McGrath and Meg Austin, all of Brunswick.

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    MARCH 4: Former Curtis Friends board chair Carrie Strasburger with George Burr and current Curtis Friends board chair Barbara Burr, all of Brunswick.

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    MARCH 4: Chris Tucker and Laura Packard Tucker of Portland attended the event at Curtis Memorial Library in Brunswick.

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    MARCH 3: David Hamilton of Clark Insurance, Tim Seavey of Professional Disability Associates, Kristin Miale of Good Shepherd Food Bank and Kim Brown of Carriage House Mortgage Co. attended the Clark Insurance Strikes Against Hunger bowling party at Bayside Bowl. The event raised $2,500 to benefit Good Shepherd Food Bank.

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    March 4: Patty Cobb of Emden and Maine Wilderness Watershed Trust board member Derek Pierce at the Harraseeket Inn in Freeport.

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    March 4: Jennifer Cobb Hering of Kingfield, Linda Gill of Bowdoinham and Becky Davis of Belfast at the Maine Wilderness Watershed Trust Annual Meeting & Dinner.

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    March 4: Cobb’s Camps owner and operator Andy Cobb and owner Gary Cobb attended the Annual Meeting an dDiner of the Maine Wilderness Watershed Trust at the Harraseeket Inn in Freeport.

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    March 2: Mercy Hospital President Charlie Therrien, New England Eating Disorders Medical Director Patrice Lockhart, M.D., and Sweetser President Deb Taylor at the Open House for the New England Eating Disorders (NEED) program.

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    March 2: New England Eating Disorders Program Director Paul Puchalski and Sweetser board member Brynn Riley at the program's Open House.

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    FEB. 23: Lorne Basile of Approved Home Mortgage and Heidi Richards of HR Inspection Services enjoying some hops at the Hops for Heat fundraiser.

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    FEB. 23: Carpenter Kyle Bloomstein and Craig Fox of First Financial Mortgage

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    FEB. 23: Ashley Kent from Landing Real Estate, Tim Forte from USI Insurance and Jessica Falcone from Landing Real Estate at the Feb. 23 fundraiser held at Fore River Brewing Co. in South Portland.

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    FEB. 23: Hops for Heat raised money for heating assistance. Attendees included Kelli Locke, Jim Allen, Shawn McKague and Nicole McGinley, representing event sponsor Movement Mortgage.

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    FEB. 23: Meg Robinson and Mark Faulkner of Residential Mortgage Services at the Fore River Brewing Co. in South Portland for the Feb. 23 Hops for Heat fundraiser.

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    FEB. 23: Sarah Nix of Portland and Paul Lavigne of South Portland at the Hops for Heat fundraiser on Feb. 23.

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    FEB. 23: Constance McFarland of Standout Staging Company and Randee McDonald of Cumberland Title Services at Hops for Heat.

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    FEB. 23: Photographer Stacey Kane with Elaine Volan of Old Port Title at Hops for Heat.

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    FEB. 23: Skylar Welch of event sponsor Acadia Lending and Amanda DeRaspe of event sponsor Red Door Title.

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    FEB. 23: Kathy Leddy of United Way and Paul McKee of the Greater Portland Board of Realtors at Hops for Heat.

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    FEB. 23: Rich Roy with his wife, Kristen Roy of Landing Real Estate. Landing Real Estate organized the event to raise money for heating assistance for low-income Mainers.

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    FEB. 23: Representing Landing Real Estate, which organized Hops for Heat, Director of Operations Joe Hezlep and owners Lisa and Matt DiBiase. The event raised money for Keep ME Warm which provides heating assistance to low-inome Mainers,

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    FEB. 16: Emily Isaacson, artistic director of Oratorio Chorale, and Matthew Tzuker, senior associate at Isaacson, Miller, were among the more than 300 guests who turned out for the event at the museum.

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    FEB. 16: Ian Malin of Portland, Portia Clark, Contemporaries host committee member Alec Porteous and Joshua Clark of Transparent Audio.

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    FEB. 16: Bryan and Meghan Smith of Cape Elizabeth with Brianne and Alex Fisher of Portland.

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    FEB. 16: Dr. Chris Toth of Kennebunkport with Jessica Smart of Portland. The Portland Museum of Art held its 10th annual Contemporaries Winter Bash.

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    FEB. 16: Stephanie Brown of Cumberland Foreside joins Ben Ray and Ali Malone of Portland attended the the 10th annual winter soireé for the younger set of PMA supporters.

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    FEB. 16: Vince Ciampi, Yasmine Brown and Nate Stevens, all of Portland, and Gretchen Johnson of Verrill Dana.

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    FEB. 16: Ariana Fischer of Portland with her sister Anastasia of Rockport, enjoying the Contemporaries masquerade ball at the Portland Museum of Art.

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    FEB. 16: Ciara Libby and Casey Prentice of Portland with Katie and Kevin Hogan of Falmouth.

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    FEB. 16: Amy and Tom Landry with Alisan and Kevin Kavookjian of Portland at the Portland Museum of Art’s Contemporaries Winter Bash.

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    FEB. 16: Event co-chairs Mika Reynolds and Beba Cabot at the annual Contemporaries Winter Bash.

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    FEB. 16: Nick and Angela Sansone of Saco with friends Dan Kahn and Eric Johnson.

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    FEB. 16: Ashleigh Hill, donor events associate for the Portland Museum of Art, with Leslie Oster of Aurora Provisions and MaryBeth Lorenz, member of the Contemporaries event committee.

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    FEB. 16: Hugh McCormick, of Hugh McCormick Design Co., attended with the soireé with Christine Puopolo of Christine Puopolo Creative.

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    FEB. 16: Kathryn Best of Cumberland with Stacy Stitham of Portland.

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    FEB. 16: Angela Campbell and Ethan Powell of Lexington, Mass. joined The Contemporaries for their Winter Bash.

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    FEB. 16: Mae Ogorzaly, Jennifer Crane and Betsy Critchfield of Portland. More than 300 people attended Portland Museum of Art’s Contemporaries Winter Bash.

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    FEB. 16: Kristen Farnham, vice president of development at Spurwink, with her husband, Bob. The Winter Bash is one of the area’s most anticipated parties of the season.

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    FEB. 16: Erin Ovalle, owner of Style Me Portland with designer Ashley Lauren Kerr at the PMA event.

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    FEB. 17: Shoshana Hitchcock of Massachusetts, Chelsey Kirk of Kenduskeag, Cathy Sherman of Orono and Ally Sherman of Belfast at the Flavors of Freeport Chef’s Signature Series, a sold-out indoor-outdoor party at the Hilton Garden Inn Freeport Downtown.

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    FEB. 17: Kelly Edwards, executive director of FreeportUSA, with her husband, Al Edwards, at the indoor-outdoor party at the Hilton Garden Inn Freeport Downtown.

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    FEB. 10: The Knights of Columbus Assembly 337 hosted Cheverus High School’s senior girls' hockey players at a hockey game between the University of Maine and Notre Dame. Cheverus players, front row, are Victoria Lemieux and Eryca Leclerc; second row, Lilly Wolff, Leanna Farr, Julia Haskell, Elizabeth Cain and Natalia Mavor. In the back row are coach Scott Rousseau and Knights of Columbus members John Brown and John Morsehead.

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    FEB. 11: Linda LeBlanc, whose late son Michael T. Goulet suffered a traumatic brain injury and is the inspiration for the foundation that bears his name, with event committee members Kristin LaPlante, Michelle Beane and Sheila St. Hilaire, all of Saco.

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    FEB. 11: Michelle Howard with her husband, Michael Howard attended the gala at The Landing.

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    FEB. 11: Julie Fournier of Scarborough and board member Noel Poirier. The third annual Michael T. Goulet Foundation Gala raised $10,000 to continue the fight against traumatic brain injuries.

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    FEB. 11: Kelsey and Matt Libby of Saco with Anne Thomas and Ryan True of Scarborough. The third annual Michael T. Goulet Foundation Gala at The Landing in Scarborough celebrated the foundation’s work and raised $10,000 to continue the fight against traumatic brain injuries.

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    FEB. 11: rad Goulet, president of the Michael T. Goulet Foundation, founded in memory of his son, with his daughter, Danielle Goulet, who organizes the foundation’s annual gala.

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    FEB. 11: Ernie Merritt, facilitator for the Chronic Pain Support Group of Southern Maine, with his wife, Gail Merritt of Saco, UNE graduate student Neal Mecum and Kristel Lacombe of Old Orchard Beach.

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    FEB. 11: Gala volunteers Rosebeth Wilson and Brittany Angelle, both of Old Orchard Beach.

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    FEB. 11: Volunteers Jacob Bilsky, Hanna Sihler, Joshua Bilsky and Jessica Bilsky, all of Biddeford.

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    FEB. 11: Taylor Inverso, Samantha Grela, Kelsey Gamage, all of Saco, and event committee member Allison Coburn of Portland.

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    FEB. 11: Christopher Abboud of Dayton with his sister Dawn Beliveau and Brandi Barden and Mahresh Bandara, both of Portland.

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    FEB. 11: Gala volunteers Jill Kaiser and Tyler S. Collins of Saco at the Michael T. Goulet Foundation Gala.

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    FEB. 11: Event committee members Amanda Fogarty of South Portland and Mackenzie Lamoureux of Scarborough.

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    FEB. 11: Keriann Russell of Saco, Wendy LeBlanc of Biddeford, Pam Mohlin of Saco and Michelle Mondor of Biddeford at the Michael T. Goulet Foundation Gala at The Landing in Scarborough.

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