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Free Business 101 Online Workshop

By Renae on March 07, 2014, at 12:13 p.m.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 6 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Online, Your home or computer lab, Statewide, Maine For more information: Denise St. Peter ; 974-2409; mainestreamfinance.org Thinking of starting a business? This free one-hour workshop with MaineStream Finace provides an introduction to the pros and cons of operating a …

Free Business 101 Online Workshop

By Renae on March 07, 2014, at 12:01 p.m.
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 10 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: Online, Your home or computer lab, Statewide, Maine For more information: Denise St. Peter; 974-2409; mainestreamfinance.org Thinking of starting a business? MaineStream Finance’s free one-hour workshop provides an introduction to the pros and cons of operating a small business, an …

Spaghetti Dinner for Laid Off Mill Workers and Their Families

By Renae on Feb. 24, 2014, at 1:26 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 28, 2014 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Northern Penobscot Tech Region 3, Lincoln, Maine For more information: Jamey House; 207-290-0510 LINCOLN, Maine — The Northern Penobscot County Transition Team will hold a spaghetti dinner for all laid off Lincoln Paper & Tissue mill workers and their families …

Free Business 101 Webinar

By Renae on Feb. 07, 2014, at 2 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014 7 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Online For more information: Denise St. Peter; 974-2409; mainestreamfinance.org Thinking of starting a business? MaineStream Finance’s free one-hour workshop provides an introduction to the pros and cons of operating a small business, an overview of the business planning process, and …

Free Business 101 Workshop in Lincoln

By Renae on Feb. 07, 2014, at 1:55 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014 2 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Region 3, 35 West Broadway, Lincoln, Maine For more information: Denise St. Peter; 974-2409; mainestreamfinance.org Thinking of starting a business? This free one-hour workshop provides an introduction to the pros and cons of operating a small business, an overview of …

Free Business 101 Workshop in Dover-Foxcroft

By Renae on Feb. 07, 2014, at 11:59 a.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014 6 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Penquis, 50 North Street, Dover-Foxcroft, Maine For more information: Denise St. Peter; 974-2409; mainestreamfinance.org Thinking of starting a business? This free one-hour workshop provides an introduction to the pros and cons of operating a small business, an overview of the …

Free Business 101 Workshop in Bangor!

By Renae on Feb. 06, 2014, at 11:24 a.m.
Monday, Feb. 10, 2014 6 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Penquis, 262 Harlow Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: Denise St. Peter; 974-2409; mainestreamfinance.org Thinking of starting a business? This free one-hour workshop provides an introduction to the pros and cons of operating a small business, an overview of the …

Homebuyer Education Classes in Bangor

By Renae on Feb. 06, 2014, at 11:14 a.m.
Monday, Feb. 24, 2014 5:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Location: Penquis, 262 Harlow Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: Jeff Snow; 974-2410; mainestreamfinance.org MaineStream Finance is pleased to offer a hoMEworks-approved homebuyer education course for those preparing for home ownership. During the course, participants will explore topics such as renting …

Homebuyer Education Classes in Rockland

By Renae on Feb. 06, 2014, at 11:07 a.m.
Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014 8 a.m. to 8 a.m. Location: Penquis CAP, 315 Main Street, Rockland, Maine For more information: Jeff Snow; 974-2410; mainestreamfinance.org MaineStream Finance is pleased to offer a hoMEworks-approved homebuyer education course for first-time homebuyers preparingfor home ownership. During the course, participants will explore topics such as …

Entrepreneurship Week Workshop in Bangor

By Renae on Feb. 04, 2014, at 3:45 p.m.
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Location: Bangor Savings Bank Eames Learning Center , 203 Maine Avenue, Bangor, ME For more information: Denise St. Peter; 974-2409; mainestreamfinance.org/ MaineStream Finance, Maine SBDC at CEI, and Bangor SCORE will celebrate Entrepreneurship Week by hosting a free small business workshop …
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Low Annual Pay and High Energy Costs at Center of Struggle for Maine Residents – Release of the 2014 Assets and Opportunity Scorecard

By Renae on Jan. 31, 2014, at 11:04 a.m.
Jan. 31, 2014- Bangor, ME -According to a report released by the Corporation for Enterprise Development (CFED), the 2014 Assets and Opportunity Scorecard for Maine shows that although Maine scores better than other states in policies and outcomes, there are areas in which the state scored poorly. Maine ranked 48th …
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Jayne Crosby Giles, CEO, MaineStream Finance

50 CDFI professionals selected for CITI Leadership Program

By Renae on Jan. 28, 2014, at 10:53 a.m.
BANGOR, Maine — Opportunity Finance Network and Citi Foundation announced the selection of 50 Community Development Financial Institution  professionals to take part in the Citi Leadership Program for Opportunity Finance. Jayne Crosby Giles of belfast, chief Executive Officer of MaineStream Finance, is one of the professionals selected for this program. …

Homebuyer Education Classes Offered in Rockport

By Renae on Jan. 07, 2014, at 10:42 a.m.
Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014 5:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Location: Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education, 25 Keelson Drive, Rockport, Rockport, ME For more information: Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education; 236-7800 ext 274; mainestreamfinance.org MaineStream Finance, a subsidiary of Penquis, is offering hoMEworks approved homebuyer education classes …

Homebuyer Education Classes Offered in Bangor

By Renae on Jan. 07, 2014, at 10:12 a.m.
Bangor ME- MaineStream Finance, a subsidiary of Penquis, is offering Homebuyer Education Class, held on January 18th and on January 25th from 8:00 – 3:30 pm. Participants will need to attend both classes in order to complete the class. These classes will help prospective homeowners determine if renting or owning …
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Long Time Penquis CEO announces retirement

By Renae on Jan. 02, 2014, at 4:15 p.m.
BANGOR, Maine — After 27 years of service as the CEO of Penquis C.A.P., Inc., Charles Newton announced Thursday his intention to retire early this summer. Each year Penquis serves more than 30,000 low- and moderate-income individuals in Penobscot, Piscataquis, and Knox counties through well-known programs such as Head Start …

Boot Camp for New Dads Hosted by EMCC and Penquis Maine Families

By Renae on Jan. 02, 2014, at 1:42 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 1, 1970 12 a.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Eastern Maine Medical Center, 417 State St. , Bangor, ME For more information: Denise Trafton; 974-2488; penquis.org Bangor, ME- New babies don’t come with owners manuals. Lots of first time fathers have questions.How do I hold, feed, talk to, or …

Mayo Regional Hospital and Penquis to Host Boot Camp for New Dads

By Renae on Jan. 02, 2014, at 1:01 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 1, 1970 12 a.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Boot Camp for New Dads, 897 West Main Street, Dover-Foxcroft, ME For more information: Denise Trafton; 974-2488; penquis.org Dover-Foxcroft, ME- New babies don’t come with owners manuals. Lots of first time fathers have questions. How do I hold, feed, talk …

Hombuyer Education Classes Offered in Bangor

By Renae on Nov. 01, 2013, at 3:50 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 18, 2013 5:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Location: Penquis Homebuyer Education , 262 Harlow St., Bangor, ME For more information: Angela Hobson; 973-3559; penquis.org Bangor ME- MaineStream Finance, a subsidiary of Penquis, is offering Homebuyer Education Class, held on November 18,19,20, from 5:30 – 8:30 pm. Participants will …

Incubator Without Walls Combines Online Classes

By Renae on Oct. 04, 2013, at 12:03 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013 6 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Penquis, 262 Harlow St., Bangor, ME For more information: James Macomber; 207-564-7116 ; mainestreamfinance.org MaineStream Finance is offering the Incubator Without Walls (IWW) course which helps individuals start or expand businesses with five or fewer employees. The course stresses that …
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Incubator Without Walls Combines Online Classes

By Renae on Oct. 03, 2013, at 4:22 p.m.
MaineStream Finance is offering the Incubator Without Walls (IWW) course which helps individuals start or expand businesses with five or fewer employees. The course stresses that good management, effective marketing and financial controls lead to increased profits, and that business planning leads to business growth, profits and personal satisfaction. The …
 
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