302016Sep

United Mid-Coast Charities Selects Grant Recipients for 2016 During Annual Meeting

CAMDEN, Aug. 19, 2016 – United Mid-Coast Charities will distribute $547,000 to 58 nonprofit organizations in Knox and Waldo Counties this year. Grant allocations were approved by UMCC’s directors during the organization’s annual meeting, Aug. 17, 2016. Awards will be distributed in September. MCH, Inc. is the grateful recipient of two UMCC’s grants: $30,000 to…

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262016Mar

Coastal Trans Inc. To Discontinue Community Transportation Services

Coastal Trans Inc. (Coastal Trans) will discontinue all transportation services effective April 22, 2016. Coastal Trans has been in operation since 1983 and has been the Maine Department of Transportation (Maine DOT) designated regional transportation provider for Knox, Lincoln, Sagadahoc counties and the towns of Brunswick and Harpswell for more than 25 years. The Coastal…

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282015Dec
MCH-Meals On Wheels Kitchen Appeal Campaign Kickoff Event at Samoset Resort

MCH-Meals On Wheels Kitchen Appeal Campaign Kickoff Event at Samoset Resort

The MCH-Meals On Wheels Kitchen Appeal Campaign celebrated a campaign kickoff event at the Samoset Resort on October 22, 2015. The kickoff celebration was enlivened by the “After Hours Kitchen Cabaret,” an original spoof written, produced and directed by John Burstein, and enhanced by the comic contributions of Lynda Clancy, Christine Burstein, Dyke Messler, Des…

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162015Sep

Lee Karker Century Ride to Raise Funds and Awareness for MCH Meals on Wheels

On Saturday, September 26 MCH Inc.’s Executive Director, Lee Karker, will be riding his bicycle 100 miles through many of the communities served by MCH’s Meals on Wheels program, including Tenant’s Harbor, Port Clyde, South Thomaston, Owls Head, Rockland, Rockport, Camden, Lincolnville, and Hope. His goal is to raise $10,000 and community awareness for MCH…

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182015Jun
More Than a Meal

More Than a Meal

A recent study confirms that meals are just one benefit to Meals on Wheels which also provides psychological and health benefits, particularly to seniors who live alone. Funded by AARP Foundation and conducted by researchers at Brown University, the “More Than a Meal” study confirms what people involved with Meals on Wheels programs have always…

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