Community Service

See Our Recent 50th Anniversary Year-Long Celebration!

 

Maine Credit Unions’ Campaign for Ending Hunger

 

2018 Whoopie Pie Festival

Maine Highlands FCU was on hand at Dover-Foxcroft’s Whoopie Pie Festival in June, providing games, prizes, and giveaways.  Monty Moose was available to greet festival-goers.

 

Monty Moose at festival holding two whoopie pies Monty Moose at festival with whoopie pie mascot 'sweetie pie' Monty Moose high-fiving a girl at the festival Credit Union tent set up at the festival with games and decorations child playing bean bag toss game at festival

Healthy Kids Day – 2018

Maine Highlands FCU participated in the Piscataquis Regional YMCA’s Healthy Kids Day in March.  Lots of items were available to promote ‘healthy saving’.  Many youngsters enjoyed the day.

 

father and daughter enjoying the day with Monty Moose two boys looking at items on the table Monty Moose with employee and young girl employee posing with Monty Moose at prize wheel

Annual Meeting 2018

Members wore their sunglasses for our ‘Bright Days Ahead’ themed Annual Meeting.  Checks were presented to 20 food organizations for a total of $12,650.00 which was the result of money raised in 2017 for Maine Credit Union’s Campaign for Ending Hunger.

 

crowd of people sitting at tables wearing sunglasses crowd of people sitting at tables wearing sunglasses food orgainzation representatives posing for picture with large check

Financial Fitness Fair – 2018

President Rhonda Taylor, and VP of Marketing Diane Parola, presented a classroom version of a financial fitness fair for the middle school JMG class at Ridge View Community School in Dexter.  Students learned to make purchasing decisions based on their limited budget.

boy in classroom counting coins classroom of students participating in session classroom of students participating in session

 

Free Ski Day 2018

Monty Moose welcomed approximately 200 skiers to Squaw Mountain during MHFCU’s Free Ski Day on February 18.

Monty Moose fist bumping with young skier Monty Moose looking at long line of skiers waiting for the ski lift

 

2017 Sebasticook Valley of Trees Event

Maine Highlands FCU entered a tree in the 1st Annual Sebasticook Valley of Trees event on December 2nd.  Employees who volunteered to decorate are left to right: Shelley Blockler, Monique Plummer, Anna-Maria, and Wendy Baird

Four employees posing around decorated Christmas tree

2017 Vendor Fair – Milo

Maine Highlands FCU employees, Maria Wooten, Darcie Burch and Mike Brown participated in the Milo Vendor Fair in November.

Three employees posing at vendor fair

 

2017 Maine Red Hot Dog Festival – August 12, 2017

Once again, Maine Highlands FCU sponsored the Maine Red Hot Dog Festival in Dexter on August 12th.  Kids of all ages enjoyed the 140′ of inflatable obstacle courses that was available at no charge!  Also this year, attendees enjoyed three stages of entertainment, a morning Bun-Run, eating contests, children’s games and bounce house, heavy equipment petting zoo, food, crafts, and other vendors, and of course Plenty of WA Bean Red Hot Dogs!

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Piscataquis River Festival – July 29, 2017

The Piscataquis River Festival held in Guilford on July 29th was the place to be this summer!  Maine Highlands FCU hosted the children’s pie eating contest as well as the entertainment!

Pie Eating Contest Winners boy eating pie without using hands boy eating pie without using hands boy eating pie without using hands about 12 children enjoying pie eating contest two boys eating pie without using their hands boy and girl eating pie without using their hands about 12 children ready to start pie eating contest girl with her face in the pie trying to eat it large group of people watching pie eating contest group of people watching pie eating contest children eating pies without using their hands

Whoopie Pie Festival – June 24, 2017

Our booth at this year’s Whoopie Pie Festival in Dover-Foxcroft was busy with activities!  Attendees signed up to win a New England Patriots Cornhole Game!  Congratulations to Shailee Verge for winning!  Also, kids of all ages played ‘Pie-Hole’ and ‘Whoopie Flip’ and won prizes!  There was also a ‘photo-booth’ to capture the memories!

boy at festival trying a bottle flipping game young girl at festival playing cornhole game young girl posing in front of New England Patriots cornhole game that she won girl at festival playing bottle flipping game