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.
May 22, 2015
On May 21, a team of 30 BNN employees and interns, along with members of the U.S. Postal Service, participated in the United Way Day of Caring. The group spent the day at the Salvation Army in Portland, Maine, organizing and distributing food donations to be sent to families in need. Each year, the U.S. Postal Service chooses one day in May when they collect non-perishable food items when the pick up your mail.
April 28, 2015
In conjunction with Intown Manchester’s “Clean Team,” the BNN Community Committee participated in the annual Adopt-A-Block volunteer event. Adopt-A-Block is a day-long neighborhood cleanup effort that takes place every year around Earth Day. Each team was assigned a small area on Commercial Street in downtown Manchester to pick up trash and do some raking, weeding and mulching.
BNN’s clean-up team included Doug DeLara, team leader, Ofir Campeanu, Will Mitchell, Jon Forrester, Jessica Lefavor, Aaron Telage and Krystal Martin.
April 28, 2015
Baker Newman Noyes, along with Bangor Savings Bank, CIEE and Industrium, are once again sponsoring the FORE Street Blood Drive. This year’s drive will take place on Tuesday, May 12 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at 300 Fore Street in Portland. Please call the American Red Cross at 1.800.RED.CROSS or go online to make an appointment.
Please join us and other community members on May 12 to help save lives and support the American Red Cross.
April 28, 2015
Baker Newman Noyes is excited to be sponsoring the upcoming Maine Historical Society events, Mr. Longfellow’s Cocktail Party and Magical History Tour. The cocktail party will take place on Friday, May 8 at 5:30 p.m.; the tour will take place the following day, Saturday, May 9 at 10 a.m. Proceeds from this two-day celebration will go toward public and educational programs for children and adults.
April 9, 2015
For the second year in a row, Baker Newman Noyes sponsored a team in the 5th annual Roland Chabot Memorial Hockey Tournament Open Division at Notre Dame Arena in Berlin, New Hampshire. Eric Chabot, audit senior and grandson of the tournament’s namesake, once again led BNN’s team, making it to the final round. Proceeds from the event will go to support future projects for the arena.
March 19, 2015
Baker Newman Noyes is proud to have sponsored a team in the 13th annual Break the Sound Barrier Ski Race, hosted by hear ME now, a local not-for-profit organization that provides auditory oral education for children and adults who are deaf and hard of hearing. Ben Dawson, Kayla Bartlett and Joe Begin, staff, and Stephanie Leary, senior, all participated in the race, helping to raise awareness for Maine’s deaf and hard of hearing community.