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University of Maine Cooperative Extension in Hancock County gives local residents access to the resources and expertise of the University of Maine. Through educational programs and resources, UMaine Extension delivers unbiased, research-based information to Hancock County citizens. We can answer your questions on a wide array of topics. To find out how we can help you, browse our site or contact us.
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3rd Annual Hancock County-Wide Food Drive
March 1 – 31, 2014
Food Drives can take place at workplaces, schools, community centers, neighborhoods, local clubs, and many more! We encourage and invite everyone to participate! Each food item donated will be matched $1 up to $10,000.
Our Goal this year → Let’s collect 15,000 food items!
All food and proceeds will be distributed directly to Hancock County Food Pantries.
What do Food Pantries need ? → They need whole grain pastas, healthy soups, canned vegetables, low sugar cereals, whole grain rice, canned fruits, peanut butter, canned tuna, canned meats…. and THEY NEED YOU!!
For more information call: 207.667.8212
New Program offered at Hancock County -
The University of Maine Cooperative Extension is seeking volunteers for its new Eat Well Volunteer Program.