In the News

Crowley to Join Effort to Revitalize Katahdin Region

Categories: Fundraising, Non-Profit
Recruitment for successor to begin this summer Brewer, Maine – (June 23, 2017) – After 20 years of leading EMHS philanthropic efforts, Michael Crowley has decided to leave EMHS Foundation in favor of helping the place he calls home.  Crowley will become the first executive director of Our Katahdin, a not for profit organization that …

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Gourmet Gala Success

Categories: Fundraising
Local television personality Norm Karkos hosted the Gourmet Gala event on Tuesday, April 11, at Ocean Gateway.  It was a night of kicking the tires, braking by for tasty treats, speeding up for bidding and filling the tank for Gary’s House! Weirs Motors bested their competition – Quirk Chevrolet, Portland Volvo and Rowe Ford – …

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Still A Good Cause Thrift Shop proceeds benefit McAuley Residence

Categories: Fundraising
Still A Good Cause Thrift Shop, located at 16 Forest Avenue in Portland, announced last year that proceeds would benefit McAuley Residence, Mercy’s comprehensive housing program for women . The shop celebrated its first year anniversary on May 1 and Melissa Skahan, Mercy vice president for mission and Susan Rouillard, Mercy Healthcare Foundation vice president, …

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Gary’s House

Categories: Fundraising
Gary’s House has always been a safe, comfortable and affordable respite for our guests, but soon, it will offer a new space to encourage after visiting hours activities, also. During a spell of below zero weather, Gary’s House sustained basement water damage resulting from frozen and burst pipes.   After careful consideration of available options, the …

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Working Together to Provide Leading-Edge Cancer Treatment

Categories: Fundraising
Hearing the words “you have cancer” is one of the most difficult things any individual or family can experience. Thanks to recently-announced partnerships involving EMHS, EMMC, and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, patients who are diagnosed with cancer will benefit from a more collaborative approach to treatment and greater access to clinical trials. EMMC Cancer Care …

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