Coach/Teammates Influence Giving

Coach/Teammates Influence Giving

Coach/Teammates Influence Giving In his University of Maine football career, Walter Abbott led his UMaine Black Bear team to greatness on and off the field. For Dick Todd '72, "[Walt] had a tremendous positive influence on my development as a young man. It was time to...

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Gold Coins = Gifts

Gold Coins = Gifts

Gold Coins = Gifts If you were a young adult in the early 1970’s, you may remember those years as a challenging time.  Among other things, inflation shot past 10% with no apparent end in sight. You were losing money by keeping it in a bank with an interest rate that...

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Gift Annuities Ensure Support

Gift Annuities Ensure Support

Gift Annuities Ensure Support Larry Wade graduated from Maine Maritime Academy after coming to Maine from his home state of Massachusetts. He and his wife Deanna joined Kiwanis Club Orono-Old Town after moving to the area in the early '90s, and met Dr. Winston Pullen,...

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Creating a Legacy Through Estate Giving

Creating a Legacy Through Estate Giving

Creating a Legacy Through Estate Giving When Sylvio Normandeau matriculated at the University of Maine, he scraped together everything he and his father could gather to pay for his first semester. "I had enough money for the first semester between my father's and my...

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Vision for Tomorrow Match Helps Future Surveyors

Vision for Tomorrow Match Helps Future Surveyors

Undergraduate scholarships are an essential component of the University of Maine’s $200 million Vision for Tomorrow comprehensive campaign. An estate gift from an anonymous donor is leveraging additional support for many existing scholarship funds as part of the...

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