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Bangor Area Homeless Shelter to open Warming Center

The cold weather and the snow storm that is predicted to hit Monday evening has driven many, but not all, of those who live on the streets in Bangor into the Main Street shelter. “The director has been working pretty diligently on opening a warming center from 8 o’clock at night to 6:30 in the […]

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The Thanksgiving Holiday was Warm and Plentiful for the Shelter

The generosity of Hollywood Casino and the UMaine Men’s Basketball team made the Thanksgiving holiday a warm and filling experience for shelter guests and the local community who joined us for the Thanksgiving dinner this year. “The Hollywood Casino, is a really great neighbor to have.” Boyd Kronholm, executive director of the Bangor Area Homeless […]

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Veazie woman helps those less fortunate stay warm this winter

Helping the less fortunate stay warm this winter, that’s the goal of a woman from Veazie. For the last five years, Louise Cunningham has been knitting away and donating to those in need. “It gives me something to do over the winter, and I try to keep at it during the summer too, when I […]

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Annual Membership and Town Hall Meeting on Homelessness

  Please join us for our Annual Membership and Town Hall Meeting on Homelessness September 19, 2018 Husson University’s Center for Family Business 64 Kagan Drive Bangor, Maine 04401 5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. – hors d’oeuvres 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. – meeting   The Bangor Area Homeless Shelter invites you to share your […]

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Hope for Homeless featured on WABI TV

Ann Sweeney talks to WABI about her efforts to help the homeless.  Ann is a wonderful resource for the shelters and genuinely cares for those who are experiencing homelessness.  click on the read more tab below to watch the video from WABI

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