February 19, 2018
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UMFK Alumni Association benefits local food pantry

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Shown here at the check presentation were Alumni Association Board Directors: (back row, L to R) Roger Damboise; Lloyd Soucie; Phil Dubois; Stephanie Chick; Dean Cote; Dr. Doris Metz; and Krissy Morgan. (front, l to r) Beth Phinney; Ray Phinney; Leslie Kelly; Jessica St. Jean; and Curt Harvey.

FORK KENT, Maine — The University of Maine at Fort Kent Alumni Association Board of Directors recently held its third annual talent show and fundraiser that featured a variety of local talent for the enjoyment of the local community.

The featured acts included vocal, instrumental, and dance performances. Proceeds from the event benefitted the UMFK Alumni Association scholarship fund and the Greater Fort Kent Ecumenical Food Pantry. Alumni Association President, Ray Phinney, presented Leslie Kelly, a representative of the Greater Fort Kent Ecumenical Food Pantry, with a monetary donation of $535.