Causes: Human Services
Mission: Food pantry, fuel aid, special needs
Programs: Food: 1,325 individuals assisted with non-perishable food deliveries. 176 vouchers for perishable food redeemble at local market issued, plus 210 $15 vouchers included in holiday food baskets. 7 vouchers for baby food, formula, or diapers issued. 3,436 servings of snacks, juice boxes and breakfast bars delivered to all schools in rsu 21.
fuel aid program: 52 households provided with fuel oil, 23 households provided kerosene, 6 households provided propane, and two households assisted with electric heating. Prepayment for next year's estimated fuel oil and kerosene included in this expense item.
special needs program: this program assists with the special needs of residents of arundel, kennebunk and kennebunkport. This has included purchase of special eyeglasses, school breakfast and lunches, rent to prevent evictions, assistance with electric bills, gas to get to doctors, lodging while apartment de-bedbugged. Any expenditure over $100 must be approved by the board of the organization. References for such help come from ga office of each town.