The Shaw House of Bangor, a homeless shelter for youth, received a $5,000 grant from the Bangor Savings Bank Foundation in its Annual 2013 Community Matters More program. Community Matters More is a unique giving program that asks Mainers to cast their votes for their favorite nonprofit. The eight nonprofits receiving the most community votes each receive a $5,000 Grant. An additional 60 nonprofit organizations that also received community members’ votes receive grants of $1,000 each. This year, over 80,000 Mainers voted for 3,146 unique nonprofits.
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