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Did you know February is heart month? On Friday, February 5th cPort staff joined millions in supporting the American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women movement to help spread awareness about heart disease in women. Cardiovascular disease is the No. 1 killer of women, causing 1 in 3 deaths each year. That is approximately one…

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We can’t talk about all things Thanksgiving and not mention the true intent of the holiday. While the holiday is a time to reflect on what we are thankful for, it’s also important to remember that some people may be struggling when it comes to keeping their family fed. Many food banks and pantries rely…

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Sure, cooking at home can be a fun activity on Thanksgiving, but it’s not for everyone.  Sometimes you simply don’t feel like cooking or dealing with buying all of the ingredients at the grocery store. If you’re one of those people, we have a great suggestion for how you can still get a great Thanksgiving…

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Even though this year’s Thanksgiving table might be a little smaller than past years, it’s still so easy to spend more money than you like putting the meal together. Here’s a few helpful hints on how to curb costs while preparing for your Thanksgiving dinner. Don’t buy enough for leftoversWe know, one of the best…

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The Immigrant Legal Advocacy Project helps low income immigrants improve their legal status and works for more just and humane laws and policies affecting immigrants. ILAP began in 1993 as a volunteer lawyer project assisting asylum seekers in Maine and has grown over the years to expand the immigrant legal aid services they provide. ILAP’s…

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cPort is proud to once again be a sponsor of STRIVE’s 16th Annual Auction. STRIVE is a nonprofit in South Portland that acts as a community resource serving over 1,000 tweens, teens, and young adults with developmental disabilities. In 1999, STRIVE opened its doors to young adults with developmental disabilities as a place to socialize…

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cPort is proud to support ProsperityME, a non-profit service organization dedicated to helping Maine’s immigrants and refugees build successful, rewarding lives in their new homeland. Their services are open to all refugees, immigrants, asylees, and low-income individuals in Greater Portland and Lewiston/Auburn, Maine. This year ProspertityME’s 12th annual Community Block Party will be virtual and…

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French Fries

cPort is proud to sponsor the Common Ground Fair. We think it’s important to support MOFGA’s mission statement around educating citizens on gardening, food production and sustainability.  Coincidently, MOFGA’s mission fits right into cPort’s core values. In the same way MOFGA provides support for the organic farming community, we take a similar approach to ensure…

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cPort’s 2020 Annual Meeting will be held virtually via Zoom on Wednesday, August 26 at 8:30 a.m.  If you are interested in attending, please RSVP by Wednesday, August 19.  You can RSVP one of the following ways: In person with a cPort teller By emailing [email protected] Calling 1-800-464-0253 Once you RSVP, you will be sent the…

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