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Give a little; get A LOT!

This holiday season, please consider a gift to My Place Teen Center – a non-profit organization in YOUR community that is on the front lines of the battles against drug addiction, homelessness, food insecurity, and systemic poverty. Please read on for more information, and click the link below to donate. “I don’t have any dreams. I know it’s important to have dreams, though. I

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Shop With A Smile

Did you know that you can support My Place Teen Center whenever you shop at Amazon?   With the holiday shopping season right around the corner MPTC reminds its loyal supporters about this easy and free way to support the center while you shop this season. Start your shopping at, and Amazon will make a donation to MPTC on your behalf.  It’s free

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Continued thanks go out to Masonry Tech Waterproofing, F.W. Webb, Pine State Services, Westbrook Public Services, and Pike Industries for their assistance and kind-hearted ways. Today is all about the plumbing and stone delivery. Thank YOU!

We are so fortunate. Thank YOU.

In the midst of our 18th year of providing services and meals to more than 500 phenomenal youth, we were on the hunt for some serious, BIG funding. Funding to finish the renovation of the building; most notably, the siding and insulation project, the downstairs water leakage issues, and overall energy efficiency initiatives for our 150-year-old building, as well programming funding for our Youth

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Masonry Tech Waterproofing – Dwayne: • Removed old flooring in gross motor room • Installed vapor barrier in crawl space • Donated moisture barrier in the music room • Cut and removed concrete in the bathroom CTI Communications – Tim: • Relocated communication wires to expose the original tin ceilings in the gross motor room Cunningham Security – Mike: • Relocated wires to expose

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Security and A Kind Gift

Michael Major, owner of Cunningham Security, just came for dinner. We invited him because he’s been a good friend to us and cares a ton about our kids. Growing up, he expressed that he was “hellion.” The worst of all his friends. But at age 16, he said “what am I doing – I’m going nowhere!” and he changed. He graduated. He went to

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Join the My Place Teen Center TD Beach to Beacon Team

2016 TD Beach to Beacon • August 6, 2016 My Place Teen Center is thrilled and honored to be the 2016 TD Beach to Beacon beneficiary for the race, which will be held August 6th. As the race beneficiary, organizers have provided 50 race registrations to My Place Teen Center. That’s right – 50 friends and supporters of My Place Teen Center will be able to forego

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MPTC Named as 2016 TD Beach to Beacon Beneficiary

On behalf of the My Place Teen Center Board of Directors, we are honored to announce that My Place Teen Center has been selected as the beneficiary of this year’s TD Beach to Beacon 10K Road Race in Cape Elizabeth on August 6. “The TD Charitable Foundation couldn’t be more pleased to have My Place Teen Center as the beneficiary for the 2016 TD

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WCSH6 Who Care and Gannett Foundation

A special friend, Debbie Sample, made a pit stop to drop off some girly things for our store and to deliver the prize on behalf our our phenomenal volunteer, WCSH 6 Who Care award winner, Deb Shangraw. Debbie then surprised us with a Gannett Foundation gift for expansion of our current meal program, which will offer real-life experience and education through the operation of our state of the

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