Articles by CatharineHartnett1


Maine Marine Composites wins federal grant to study ocean turbine stress limits

By CatharineHartnett1 on Dec. 30, 2013, at 2:45 p.m.
PORTLAND, Maine — Maine Marine Composites has been awarded a $249,976 federal grant from the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement to analyze the best ways to predict fatigue in the support structures of floating offshore wind turbines. A federal agency, the BSEE was created in the wake of the …

Maine Students Kick-off 6th Year of Philanthropy in State’s Only Student-Driven Giving Program

By CatharineHartnett1 on Nov. 07, 2013, at 10:49 a.m.
–Will Bring Total Giving to nearly $400,000– (Unity–) More than 3,500 Maine middle and high school students will launch the sixth annual Jumpstart Our Youth (JOY) annual grant program this month to coincide with National Philanthropy Day, an annual day of recognition – this year observed on November 7 – …
JMG students at Freeport Middle School organized food contributions at the Good Shepherd Food Bank as part of their Jumpstart Our Youth student philanthropy work

Maine Students Exceed $300,000 in Nonprofit Donations across State

By CatharineHartnett1 on July 23, 2013, at 1:40 p.m.
(Unity–) Jobs for Maine’s Graduates (JMG) students from across Maine donated $64,200 in 100 grants to local and statewide nonprofits through the Jumpstart Our Youth (JOY) student philanthropy program. Throughout the school year 4500 JMG students working in their 66 school programs distributed Requests for Proposals (rfp’s), evaluated grant applications …
Jobs for Maine's Graduates Specialist Jeff Chick (rear in hat) from Machias Memorial High School shops winter cleanace deals with his students to supply the Christmas Giving Tree. The JMG students helped the nonprofit spend  a $1000 grant they provided through the annual Jumpstart Our Youth student philanthropy program.

Machias Memorial Students’ Off-Season Shopping Spree Stocks Nonprofit Clothes Closet

By CatharineHartnett1 on May 15, 2013, at 11:34 a.m.
(Machias–) The Jobs for Maine’s Graduates (JMG) students at Machias Memorial High School awarded a $1000 grant to the Community Christmas Giving Tree as part of the statewide Jumpstart Our Youth (JOY) student philanthropy program. The students immediately helped the charity spend the money, taking advantage of winter clearance deals …

L.L. Bean Team Wins first Harvard Pilgrim Corp. 5k Road Race

By CatharineHartnett1 on Sept. 04, 2012, at 3:47 p.m.
L.L. Bean corporate team runners Ethan Hemphill of Freeport (left) and Ward Boudreau of Gardiner cross the finish line of the first annual Harvard Pilgrim 5k Portland Corporate Road Race in Portland in August. L.L. Bean had the winning corporate team with a time of 1:32:13. John Vallo of Portland …

Harvard Pilgrim Names New CFO

By CatharineHartnett1 on Aug. 02, 2012, at 8:51 a.m.
PORTLAND | Harvard Pilgrim Health Care recently announced that Charles R. Goheen, a seasoned finance executive with more than 25 years experience in both the provider and payor environments, has been named as Chief Financial Officer. In this role, he will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of Harvard …

Harvard Pilgrim 5K Corporate Road Race

By CatharineHartnett1 on July 30, 2012, at 3:13 p.m.
Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012 6:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. Location: Payson Park, Baxter Blvd., Portland, Me For more information: Arlon Chafee, Loco Running; (603) 659-2824; 1st Annual Corporate Road Race to benefit the Portland Police Athletic League. Companies encouraged to field teams, all individuals welcome. 5K course starts at …

Maine Health Access Foundation Elects Three New Board Members

By CatharineHartnett1 on April 16, 2012, at 11:50 a.m.
Contact: Dr. Wendy Wolf, CEO (207) 620-8266 / Constance Adler, MD, FAAFP: Dr. Adler is a Family Practice physician from Farmington, where she has provided obstetrical and primary care for 20 years. She is Lead Physician at Franklin Health Women’s Care, Secretary of the Board of Directors of Franklin Memorial …