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Bailey Returns to Saint Joseph's as Softball Assistant

STANDISH, ME – The Saint Joseph's College Athletic Department is pleased to announce that legendary coach Dick Bailey has been added as an assistant on the Monks Softball coaching staff.
Bailey, a 2008 Saint Joseph's College Athletics Hall of Fame inductee, served as the SJC Softball head coach for 11 seasons and posted a 244-101 (.707) record from 1985 to 1995. His winning percentage at St. Joe's ranks fourth all time, while his wins total is the fifth-most in SJC Athletics history.
Bailey led the Royal Blue to six conference crowns, four NAIA New England titles and an NAIA Northeast Championship – which put the Monks in the NAIA National Tournament for the first time in 1994. He posted nine 20-win seasons and won three Coach of the Year honors at Saint Joseph's.
After 20 years in the United States Marine Corps, Bailey was hired as the Dean of Students at St. Joe's and worked in that capacity for 16 years.
After his tenure at St.

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Service Project Grants Awarded

Recently the Maine Commission for Community Service challenged communities across Maine to develop volunteer service projects that unite community sectors in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Our challenge was met with an overwhelming response of 26 grant applications. We are happy to announce, the Maine Commission for Community Service, awarded 16 organizations $500 grants to implement Martin Luther King Day of Service Projects.
We encourage local citizens to contact a project in their community and take part in the Martin Luther King Day of Service. This special day of service is an important way for Maine’s people to experience the significance of service, volunteerism and collaboration amongst their neighbors. These service projects will not only impact their communities, but celebrate the legacy of Dr. King and his commitment to service, non-violence, and diversity.

OUT & ALLIED PROJECT FEATURES COLLECTION BY AND ABOUT LGBTQ YOUTH/ALLIES

Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights Education and Enforcement to speak prior to Oct. 20 performance at First Parish Church on Congress Street, Portland
Gorham, Biddeford, Portland, Maine – Add Verb Productions and the University of Southern Maine’s Department of Theatre will present a collection of theatre pieces from the Out & Allied Project October 18-20, 2010, coinciding with National Ally Week.  The events are free and open to the public, and suitable for middle and high school students.

Social Media Breakfast Maine

What: Social Media Breakfast Maine
Nonprofits Taking Action with Social Media
When: Friday, October 29th 7:30 – 10:00 AM
Where: Eastland Park Hotel, Portland ME map to location
How: With help from our sponsors – Maine Video Systems and Hall Web Services

This month’s presenters:

Emily Brackett – Organizational, Cause and Personal Branding

Cyndi Amato, How SARSSM Uses Social Media

Marc A. Pitman, Fundraising with Social Media

For more info: http://www.socialmediabreakfastmaine.com/upcoming/

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