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Why Agren is Committed to Supporting WinterKids and Local Maine Communities

Agren is not just Maine’s largest independent appliance and mattress retailer. They’re a retailer with heart and strong ties to Maine’s local communities, and we are proud to call them a WinterKids partner! We recently sat down with Jason Agren, the company’s President, to talk about their commitment to WinterKids and the communities they serve. Here’s what he had to say…

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Partner & Sponsor Highlights

Ann & Jess Carter Talk About Why Carters XC Ski Supports WinterKids

If Carters XC Ski Center, in Bethel, Maine isn’t already on your list of places to get outside this winter, we bet it will be after you watch this video!…

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Partner & Sponsor Highlights

The Thomas Agency On Making a Difference in their Local Communities

We recently sat down with Vaughan Clark, president of The Thomas Agency (and part-owner of Mt. Abram Ski Area!) to talk about what draws them to make a difference in their community by supporting organizations like WinterKids. Here’s what he had to say…

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Partner & Sponsor Highlights

WEX, Inc.: Deeply Engaged in Volunteering, Advocating, and Giving Back

We’re honored to have the support of WEX, Inc. on several fronts. We reached out to Gabriel Weiss and Melissa Dudley to learn more about their commitment to programs like WinterKids. Here’s what they had to say.

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2020 Programs & Events Wrap Up Partner & Sponsor Highlights

Carnaval Maine: A Celebration of Maine’s Rich Winter Heritage

In the 1920s, thousands of visitors flocked to Portland to enjoy a winter spectacle of ice castles, sculptures, sled dogs, ski jumping and other outdoor festivities to celebrate the season. A century later, the party is back as Carnaval Maine, a celebration of Maine’s rich winter heritage!

Subway of Maine Team
Partner & Sponsor Highlights

Subway of Maine: Feeding Maine Families

With approximately 117 stores in Maine, Subway of Maine has sponsored the WinterKids Winter Games with 8,000 free lunch coupons to all kids participating. The value of these meals is significant, and we’re so grateful for their support.

To learn more about their mission to feeding Maine families, we connected with Crystal Brown, Marketing Manager for Subway Maine. Here’s what she had to say…

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Partner & Sponsor Highlights

Zachau Construction: A Passion for Encouraging Outdoor Activity Runs in the Family

We consider ourselves extremely lucky that Jeff Zachau, of Zachau Construction has become part of the WinterKids Family. We sat down with Jeff to talk about his commitment to supporting WinterKids, a commitment that runs deeply through both his family and company. Here’s what he had to say…

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Partner & Sponsor Highlights

Portland Glass: Prioritizing Youth Initiatives

We are excited to welcome
Portland Glass as a key contributing sponsor to WinterKids programs this season!

To learn more about why they’re committed to supporting programs like WinterKids, we reached out to Steve Butler, President of Portland Glass for a quick interview. Here’s what he had to say…

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Partner & Sponsor Highlights

Anthem: Invested in Creating Healthier Generations of Americans

We’re honored to have Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield’s continued partnership as presenting sponsor of our upcoming Welcome to Winter festival on January 18, 2020! To learn more about why they’re so invested in supporting programs like WinterKids, we reached out to Marlise Montgomery, Program Consultant, Community/Producer Relations for a quick interview. Here’s what she had to say…

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Partner & Sponsor Highlights

Harvard Pilgrim Health Care: Helping Improve Places Where We Live, Work & Play

We have been proud to partner with Harvard Pilgrim Health Care on various WinterKids programs, and are excited to welcome them as a key supporting sponsor of all programs this season! The synergy between their mission to improve community health in places where we live, work and play and WinterKids mission to get kids and families outside and active is undeniable.

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Partner & Sponsor Highlights

Acadia Insurance: Empowering Their Employees to Give Back

To learn more about the importance of giving back as part of Acadia Insurance’s company culture, we recently connected with Jonathan Becker, Regional Vice President and Branch Manager, and Jennifer Towne, Assistant Vice President of Marketing, for a quick interview. Here’s what they had to say…

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Partner & Sponsor Highlights

L.L. Bean: Committed to Getting Kids Outside and Active

WinterKids is proud to call L.L. Bean a key partner in our efforts to get kids outside and active all winter. We recently sat down with WinterKids board member Ryan Larsen, Corporate Merchant for Equipment, to talk about the company’s commitment to supporting local communities, including programs like WinterKids. Here’s what he had to say…

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Partner & Sponsor Highlights

Hannaford Supermarkets and WinterKids Working Together to Maximize Community Impact

WinterKids has been privileged to call Hannaford one of our longest-term partners, and our Major Community Sponsor. We recently had the chance to sit down with WinterKids board member Dyana Tull, Hannaford’s Vice President of Legal Affairs, and Sherri Stevens, Hannaford’s Community Relations Manager, to talk about the company’s commitment to supporting local communities, including programs like WinterKids. Here’s what they had to say…