Tag: thankful

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    November 23, 2017

    Mainers to be thankful for 2017

    We take a moment this season to give thanks to those among us who give time and energy to the larger community, enriching the world around us. Here are 10 people who have worked diligently, often without recognition, to comfort, protect, nurture and inspire others who need a helping hand.

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    November 23, 2017

    Stephen Betters

    What started as a bet has turned into an ongoing mission to help ill children.

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    November 23, 2017

    Jamie Dorr

    She felt compelled to organize a grass-roots Bath initiative to prevent suicide.

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    November 23, 2017

    Patricia Stone

    A retired teacher, she helps absorb the sadness of families experiencing grief.

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    November 23, 2017

    Evelyn King

    She teaches women how to cast a fishing rod, select a fly, row a boat and land a fish.

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    November 23, 2017

    Ayumi Horie

    An artist and activist, she makes pots that inspire community connections.

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    November 23, 2017

    Jim Godbout

    His advice: ‘See what you can do to make a difference in someone else’s life.’

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    November 23, 2017

    Brenda Viola

    She’s committed to making the immigrant experience easier for other newcomers.

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    November 23, 2017

    Dale Robin Goodman

    She puts to work her passion for free speech and public access to the airwaves.

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    November 23, 2017

    Merrie Allen

    Helping is more than just a job for the director of a South Portland resource hub.