In The CommunityAt Baker Newman Noyes we know that our strength as an organization correlates to the strength of the communities in which we serve. We are proud of our involvement in these communities. Our people work with charitable, civic and not-for-profit entities, often in leadership positions. One of the core values of the firm is personal commitment to those around us and the people at BNN exemplify that commitment. Employees are encouraged to volunteer at local organizations to benefit the greater good. Our community service blog shares with you the efforts of our hard working staff.
February 3, 2016
In 2015, several BNN professionals committed to an ongoing project to benefit the My Place Teen Center in Westbrook, Maine. After a successful year of weekly donations of homemade snacks, the firm is excited to continue the project into 2016. Several volunteer bakers will provide snacks on a weekly basis to benefit the children that attend the Center, many of whom suffer from food insecurity.
December 22, 2015
The Baker Newman Noyes Boston office adopted two families from the South Boston Neighborhood House, a nonprofit supporting families in need in the South Boston area. BNN Boston employees purchased and wrapped gifts for four children from their Christmas wish lists.
December 21, 2015
This holiday season, several Baker Newman Noyes professionals made the lives of teens at My Place Teen Center a bit brighter with gifts from their wish list. The effort was spearheaded by Cheri Lozoraitis, a team member in BNN’s international tax practice. The drive is one in a series of initiatives that BNN has participated in, including an ongoing project to provide weekly snacks for children at the Center.
December 9, 2015
Each year BNN teams up with the Boys & Girls Club of Manchester to help local families during the holiday season. This year the BNN Manchester office adopted two families for Thanksgiving and four families for Christmas. For Thanksgiving BNN Manchester employees provided all the fixings for a meal for each family and for Christmas they provided a gifts from each family member’s wish list.
December 4, 2015
Brett Seekins volunteered at the annual Coats for Seniors Drive at L.L. Bean on November 21. The drive is hosted by L.L. Bean, Goodwill Industries and the Maine Association of Area Agencies on Aging. Coats for Seniors is a Maine-based initiative to collect coats for older Mainers in need.
September 16, 2015
On September 9, a team of 5 BNN employees from the Manchester office participated in the United Way Day of Caring. They were paired up with the not-for-profit Girls at Work, Inc., which helps girls in less fortunate situations by teaching them teamwork, confidence and empowerment through woodworking. The team spent the day at the organization’s new workshop in Manchester helping to renovate the space, including framing walls for office and closet space, replacing shelving and painting. The BNN team included Monique Welch, Gabbie Stanton, Morgan Hilow, Ashley Reynolds and Vanessa Valencia.