In The Community
Archives for 2013
December 20, 2013
BNN’s Portland office donated to the Maine Children’s Cancer Program by purchasing gifts for the children of the program and their siblings. This year, the office adopted two children from the Program and their siblings. Six children will wake up on Christmas morning with their wishes granted and the parents will have a surprise as well.
December 18, 2013
For the second year in a row, BNN participated in the New Hampshire Society of CPA’s (NHSCPSA) Young Professionals Committee’s “Toys for Tots” initiative. Isaiah Warren is a member of the NHSCPA and spearheaded the effort at BNN.
November 25, 2013
More than 330 people participated in the Girls on the Run-Maine Celebratory 5k this past Sunday, November 17 at Pineland Farms in New Gloucester. More than 150 of those runners were young girls from 3rd through 5th grades, representing schools throughout Southern Maine. For the past 10 weeks, the girls have been learning about self-esteem, fitness and teamwork, and building up to run this celebratory 5k, which was the finale of the 2013 fall season. Baker Newman Noyes is proud to once again have sponsored such a fun and successful event.
November 22, 2013
Baker Newman Noyes (BNN) is excited to announce that the 2013 United Way campaign had 98 percent firm-wide participation and raised more than $90,000 to benefit United Way programs and services. Every fall, the BNN United Way Committee hosts a campaign that features a series of events aimed at raising money for the United Way. The Committee kicked off the campaign with an all new BNN Country Store featuring homemade goodies and handmade items. The store raised $2,100!
October 4, 2013
On September 29, a group of 16 people, including seven BNN professionals, teamed up for the six-mile “Walk MS” event to raise awareness and resources for Multiple Sclerosis (MS) research. The walk took place in York, Maine and was held by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. BNN’s team, “Abacus Rex,” raised more than $2,300 and was one of the top three fundraisers.
September 9, 2013
Baker Newman Noyes, along with Bangor Savings Bank, CIEE, and Kemp Goldberg, are excited to once again be sponsoring the FORE Street Blood Drive. The drive will take place on Wednesday, October 2 from 9 a.m. to 2 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.