Trekkers, a local outdoor-based youth mentoring organization, is pleased to announce that we are offering our students the opportunity to participate in an Equal Exchange Catalog Fundraiser. The families of all current students have the option of taking responsibility of their own fundraising with three student fundraisers per… Read More
    Trekkers, a local outdoor-based youth mentoring organization, is pleased to announce that Katie Jacob has joined the Trekkers team as its 2017-18 AmeriCorps VISTA.  AmeriCorps is a program of the Corporation for National and Community Service and Katie’s placement was sponsored by the Goodwill VISTA Partnership of Northern… Read More
    Trekkers is pleased to announce that Bryson (Cowan) King of Boston, Massachusetts has joined the Board of Directors. A 2008 alumna of Trekkers, she is the third former Trekkers student to join the organization’s board.   Born and raised in Tenants Harbor, Bryson graduated… Read More
    OWLS HEAD — Art is part of the Trekkers’ 7th Annual Auction on Saturday, November 4 at the Owls Head Transportation Museum. Doors open at 5:00pm.The silent auction bidding will take place from 5:00-700pm. The live auction bidding with auctioneer Bruce Gamage begins at 7:00pm. Hundreds of items… Read More
    Trekkers recently hosted their twelfth annual “From the ‘Hood to the Woods” program at Blueberry Cove Camp in Tenants Harbor. The five-day expedition provided an opportunity for local students from Trekkers and students from their sister organization, Urban Trekkers of Camden, NJ, to build meaningful relationships across cultural… Read More
    [/media-credit] Team Beacon Sixteen 8th grade Advanced Trekkers, along with five student leaders, two AmeriCorps volunteers and two staff members, recently returned from a 10-day educational expedition. This group of 8th graders, known as Team Beacon, was the second group of students to complete… Read More
    Trekkers, an outdoor-based mentoring organization based in Thomaston, has accepted 40 new 7th grade students into the Teen Trekkers program. Trekkers’ unique model follows students over a six-year period that starts when students are in the 7th grade and ends at high school graduation. Through an extensive network… Read More
    Trekkers is pleased to announce that Alyssa Rolerson of Rockland has joined the Board of Directors. A 2008 alumna of Trekkers, she is the second former Trekkers student to join the organization’s board. Alyssa participated in the Trekkers program from 2003-2008 as a student and… Read More
    Trekkers, an adventure-based, youth-mentoring program, is in full swing with planning for Fired Up, a summer fundraising event to be held on Thursday, July 20 from 5:30 to 8:00 pm at the site of the former Waterman’s Beach Lobster at 343 Waterman Beach Road, South Thomaston. Trekkers is… Read More
    Trekkers is pleased to announce that Matthew Ansart and Jordan Carpenter have joined the Trekkers team for the summer as our AmeriCorps VISTA Summer Associates. Matthew and Jordan are graduates of Oceanside High School, Class of 2015, and Trekkers alumni. They have been part of… Read More
    On Monday, June 5th, Trekkers held a graduation ceremony to honor 30 graduating seniors who recently completed the six-year youth mentoring program. Leading the awards ceremony were Trekkers’ Program Manager Brandon Caron and Senior Manager of Programs Alaina Ennamorati. As the students were honored, Caron and Ennamorati “roasted”… Read More
    Eleven 12th graders from Team Panther completed the Trekkers Rites of Passage program, bringing closure to their six-year Trekkers experience and helping them move to the next phase of their life. Trekkers’ Program Manager, Brandon Caron, with the help of a team of dedicated volunteers and… Read More
    Ten 12th graders from Team Puma completed the Trekkers Rites of Passage program, bringing closure to their six-year Trekkers experience and helping them move to the next phase of their life. Trekkers’ Senior Manager of Programs, Alaina Ennamorati, with the help of a team of dedicated… Read More
    In April, Trekkers Team North Face and Team Patagonia completed their 11th grade College/Career Exploration expeditions. A total of 21 students and six leaders explored college and career path opportunities during their expeditions throughout New England. The students embarked on their respective trips on April 14. Prior to… Read More