Press Herald reports UMaine 4-H Camp and Learning Center, SAD 44 receive grant
The Portland Press Herald reported the University of Maine 4-H Camp and Learning Center at Bryant Pond was awarded a six-year, $600,000 grant from the Lerner Foundation. Eight community organizations, each partnered with a local school district, will receive a grant as part of a larger effort to spur the post-secondary educational aspirations of rural middle- and high-school students, the foundation announced. The UMaine 4-H Camp and Learning Center at Bryant Pond offers environmental education programs at SAD 44, according to the article. SAD 44 serves the Oxford County towns of Andover, Bethel, Gilead, Greenwood, Newry and Woodstock.