Events & Activities

Here you will find a list of events and activities that the foundation will be involved with in Greenville, Maine and the surrounding communities. Some of the events will be organized to raise money for the foundation and we encourage all to attend. Additionally there are community activities that we will be attending to continue to bring awareness to our mission.  

Reach out to us via email if you have any questions or need additional information about an event.

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Youth Education Sports Project

Our building committee is working on the proposed Multi-Purpose building for which the Foundation received a Community Project Funding Grant for $ 1,561,000. This facility will house a childcare center, public pre-school classrooms, and a community recreation center. This project has been named the YES Project. These recorded meetings at the town office are available to view on the town website.

Conceptual Rendering and Layout Drawing

DONATE To Y.E.S. Project

The Giving Ladder

We are beginning our corporate and local business fundraising through the “Giving Ladder” campaign. Please follow our progress on this page!

The “Giving Ladder” campaign has raised $20,878 as of 5/23/24. Thank you to our generous corporate and business donors:  Planson International $10,000; Folsom Realty Group $5,000; Mud Puddle Mercantile $500; Peace of Moosehead $128; Century 21 Moose Country Realtors $250; Moosehead Lake Event Planning Team $5,000.

The Giving Tree

We are excited to share that our fundraising campaign is underway! The estimated cost of this project is $2,165,750 for construction plus fit out of the space. We are seeking $600,000 in funds to be added to the $1,561,000 the Foundation was awarded in December 2022. We hope to raise $200,000 from private donors and private foundation grants; $200,000 from corporate donations and sponsorships; and $200,000 from public donation and fundraising events. All raised funds for the YES Project will be held in a separate bank account to be only used for the construction cost short falls and fit out. Please consider making a donation or a donation pledge for 2024 by completing a Donation/Pledge form available at the Town Office.

The “Giving Tree” campaign raised $106,161 as of 3/31/24. Thanks to our generous donors:  Jim Otis, June & Kevin Brewer, Jock Moore & Cathy Sweetser,  Planson International, Ed & Arlene Jewett, Folsom Realty Group, Jon & Brenda Richards in “Memory of Stephen Richards”, Jim & Kim Plourde “Memory of Dorothy Gagne”, Don Hodapp & Jen Clark, Lisa & Woodie Bartley “Memory of Delphine O’Brien”, Judi & Bob Frederick, Yvan Gagne “Memory of Dorothy Gagne”, Julia Fondriest and Christina Grass, John & Margarita Contreni, Telford & Karen Allen, Eric & Beth Stanhagen, John & Candace Morrell, Ozzie & Marlene Wilson “Memory of Eleanor Smith”, Patricia Moore, Janet Chasse in “Memory of Violet Richards”, Jeri & Henry Gilbert, Noel & Linda Wohlforth, Cary & Alan Cartwright, Susan Currier, Chris & Dick Brown, Virginia Richards in “Memory of Jerome Richards, Sr & Jerry Richards, Jr.”, Tammy Gann, Julia & Larry Lavigne in “Memory of Chris Lavigne”, “Memory of Fonda Smith”, Peggy Mahar, Gweneth Mulholland, Drew North, LLC, Jane Benson & David Hartley, Linda Williams, David & Deborah Case, Scott & Robin Scott, Melissa Letourneau in “Memory of Stephen Richards”, Susan & Frank Delmonico, Norman and Geneva Beckwith, Rita Fox, Luke & Jamie Knowlton, Ervin & Elizabeth Rockwell, Donna Moreland, Steve & Lisa Levesque, Perry DuCuir, Beverly Walker, Jeff & Heidi Richards, Shannon Mann, Randy & Rhonda Bickford, Margaret Phillips, Joanne Roberts, Judy Collins, Cordelia Seeley, Patricia Pungitore, Rene Hersey, Anne Ancona, Sara Keegan in “Memory of Bob & Irma Mayhew”, Karen Withee, Rick & Shelley Deane, Linda Koski, Amy & Micheal Knowlton, Patricia & Cornelius Holden, Jr., RJ & Lois Tessier, Connie Perry, Mike Otley, Elaine & Keith Cann, Sharon Aber, Kelly Kennesen, Patti Chambers & Scott Deron, Donna Madore, Suzanne Auclaire, Meuriella Hall, Lucy Stroble, Dana Banks, Lurline Arco, Elaine Collins, Jana Crossman, Janet Wright, William & Wendy Talcott, Sally Johnson, Lorna Young, Lara Tracy, Anne & Bill Zeller, Susan Carusone, Janice Weiser, Joan Hawkes, Patricia Ostrowski, Heather Krajnikovich, Jill Goodwin, Valerie Nielsen, and Adrienne Hassan.

We have closed the “Giving Tree Campaign” as of 3/31/24 after successfully raising over $100,000 from over 100 donors! Thank you for your generosity and support.  You may continue to contribute to the YES Project through the website or by sending a donation by mail to: Moosehead Caring for Kids Foundation, PO Box 606, Greenville, ME 04441.

Fundraising Events for 2024

“Best Ball” Golf Scramble

and

Silent Auction 

July 5th, 2024  

 8:30 am – 2:00 pm 

   

                                       

Join us at the picturesque Mountain Village Golf Course along the shore of Moosehead Lake for a 9 hole “Best Ball” Golf Scramble. Nine teams of 4 golfers will compete for “Longest Drive”, “Nearest to the Pin”, “Best Team Score”, “Worst Team Score”, and other games. Prizes will be awarded. Entry fee is $75 per golfer which includes 9 holes of golf, cart fees (if available), a catered box lunch with 2 alcoholic beverage tickets, and participation in a silent auction to follow. Check-in will be at 8:00 with a start time of 9:00am.

Purchase Golf ENTRY FEE – $75

Watch your favorite golfer and enjoy a catered box lunch with 2 alcoholic beverage tickets and participate in the silent auction. Water, tea, and coffee will also be available. Guest Tickets are $50 per guest.

Purchase Guest Ticket – $50

Auction items donated by our generous community sponsors will be available for bidding the morning of the event and bids will be accepted until 2:00pm. We will accept cash, check, credit card or Venmo. Proceeds will be used to support childcare programs in our community. Last year this event raised over $14,000!

Register for the event and purchase guest tickets online after June 1st.

                                

GHS Alumni Fundraising

GHS Alumni Brunch and Silent Auction

Sunday July 7th from 11:00 – 2:00pm

at The Loft at Lakeside

Tickets are $100 per person

Includes meal, nonalcoholic beverage, and auction

a cash bar will be available

Auction items donated by our very generous local business partners

ALL proceeds from this event go to construction of the YES Project

Seating is limited.

To purchase tickets contact Jennifer Clark by email mcfkfgreenville@gmail.com or call (804) 516-6526

YES Project  Donations

Alumni Giving Tree

The GHS Alumni “Giving Tree” has raised $3,800 as of 5/23/24. Thank you Alumni for your very generous donations:  Elizabeth Donovan $1,000, Jessica Hathaway $500, Jamieson Family $1700, Martine Richards $500.

                                                                                             

August 30, 2024

7:00pm – 9:00 pm     Gates open at 5:00

Join us for this amazing concert performance on the waterfront at Bartley’s Center Cove Events

Wrist bands will be given at the gate for on line purchased tickets. IDs will be checked 

                                                                                  

Gold Circle VIP Ticket $100

LIMITED reserved seating area, reserved parking, and access to the VIP Porch with complementary snacks and beverages.

Purchase GOLD Circle Ticket – $100

General Admission Ticket $35 

Lawn seating. Blankets and lawn chairs permitted.

Purchase General Admin Ticket – $35

Food and beverages will be available for purchase at the event. No coolers will be allowed. This is an all ages concert event. Children under the age of 10 are free with a paid adult admission ticket.

       

Tickets go on sale June 1st!         

All proceeds from this event will support local childcare and children’s programs in our community. Thank you for your support!

Thank You Business Sponsors

Mountain View Golf Course         Gingersnaps Catering         Loft at Lakeside         Bartley’s Center Cove Events         Stress Free Moose         Cafe Crepe        Hungry Mama Tacos