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Trekkers Selected for Nonprofit Day Participation

Thomaston -

THOMASTON, Maine — Trekkers, a local outdoor-based youth mentoring organization, has been selected to join the Maine Association of Nonprofits at the Maine Nonprofit Day at the State House on Feb. 2. Nonprofit Day provides an opportunity for nonprofits and government to emphasize their commitment to working together in order to creatively, efficiently and effectively serve the people of Maine. Trekkers is pleased to have been selected to participate in the annual event sponsored and hosted by the Maine Association of Nonprofits (MANP).

Trekkers’ Executive Director, Don Carpenter, said of this opportunity, “Trekkers is honored to have been chosen as an exhibitor for this event. We are looking forward to representing the midcoast area and providing information about our unique educational program during the Maine Nonprofit Day activities.”

Annual Nonprofit Day takes place in the Hall of Flags at the State House in Augusta on February 2, from 8:30am to 1pm. The 2012 Nonprofit Day activities will shine a light on Maine’s essential nonprofit sector. This year’s exhibiting nonprofit organizations are:

• Alice James Poetry Cooperative, Inc. (Alice James Books), Farmington
• Cobscook Community Learning Center, Trescott
• Community Counseling Center, Portland
• Consumers for Affordable Health Care, Augusta
• Frannie Peabody Center, Portland
• Friends of Seguin Island Light Station, Bath
• Maine Robotics, Orono
• Mano en Mano, Milbridge
• Natural Resources Council of Maine, Augusta
• Operation Breaking Stereotypes, Orono
• Spurwink, Portland
• Trekkers, Tenants Harbor
• Maine Association of Nonprofits (MANP), Portland

For more information, call the Maine Association of Nonprofits at 871-1885 or visit www.nonprofitmaine.org/nonprofitday.

For More Information:

Contact Name: Don Carpenter, Executive Director

Telephone Number: (207)594-5095

Website: http://www.trekkersonline.com

Email: don@trekkersonline.com