Speaker Date Topic
Laura Young Jul 23, 2018
Maine Community Foundation
Maine Community Foundation

Laura serves as vice president of philanthropy for the Maine Community Foundation, a position she has held since 2005. She oversees the foundation’s statewide advancement, marketing and communications and works directly with donors to help them pursue their philanthropic goals. Prior to joining the Maine Community Foundation, Laura worked as senior vice president and director of corporate philanthropic initiatives at Demont & Associates, a Portland firm providing philanthropic counsel and related services to not-for-profit organizations. Prior to moving to Maine in 1995, Laura worked in Washington, D.C. at the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee and as a staff member for George Mitchell during his time as U.S. Senate majority leader.

Laura has served on the boards of her alma mater, Bates College, Portland Rotary, the Center for Grieving Children and on the United Way’s Greater Portland Community-Wide Goal Setting Council. Currently, Laura is immediate past-president of Portland Rotary Club and co-leads the club’s Childhood Hunger and Education initiative in Portland, serves on the board of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Southern Maine and Cheney Society Co-Chair for Bates College.

Garvan Donegan Jul 30, 2018
Central Maine Growth Council
Central Maine Growth Council
Rotary: People of Action Aug 06, 2018
Membership Month with Erin/Committee Meetings
David Foster Aug 13, 2018
Guiding Eyes for the Blind
Dr. Barbara Covey Aug 20, 2018
Community Dental Center
Carrie Jones, Rotary Zone PI Chair Aug 27, 2018
Rotary Public Image
Rotary Public Image

Carrie Jones is the New York Times and internationally bestselling novelist of books for young adults and children. She participates on many boards in her community, and across the nation. Much of her service is focused on literacy, diversity in children’s books, and ending human trafficking.

Jones is a former award-winning newspaper reporter, photographer and editor. She currently serves Rotary as the Public Image Coordinator for Zone 24 E  (Eastern Canada, and parts of the United States), the Public Image Chair of District 7790, and President for the Bar Harbor (MDI) Rotary Club.  

NO MEETING: Labor Day Sep 03, 2018
Rotary: People of Action Sep 10, 2018
Radio Auction Action!!/Committee Meetings
Commissioner Walt Whitcomb Sep 17, 2018
Dept of Agriculture, Conservation & Forestry
Donna Strickler Sep 24, 2018
Somerset/Kennebec CASTLE (Coalition Against Sex and Labor Trafficking and Exploitation)
Rotary: People of Action Oct 01, 2018
GALA Details/Committee Meetings
The Party of the Century Oct 06, 2018
Centennial Gala
NO MEETING - Columbus Day Oct 08, 2018
Recover from Gala
Steve Kahl Oct 15, 2018
The Economics of Solar Power
Randy Cross Oct 22, 2018
Maine Bear Biologist
Rotary: People of Action Nov 05, 2018
November is Foundation Month!/Committee Meetings
NO MEETING - Veterans Day Nov 12, 2018
Bev Uhlenhake, Bangor Rotary Club Nov 19, 2018
Rotary Puerto Rico Water Project
Rotary: People of Action Dec 03, 2018
Club Assembly - review of first half of our year
NO MEETING - Christmas Eve Day Dec 24, 2018
NO MEETING - New Year's Eve Dec 31, 2018
Rotary: People of Action Jan 07, 2019
PR/Marketing with Nate/Committee Meetings
NO MEETING: Martin Luther King Breakfast Jan 14, 2019