Statement on Implementation Delays of new Lead Poisoning Standards

LEWISTON –Sandy Albert, Director of Housing Improvement Services at Community Concepts offers the following statement on delays associated with implementing new Lead Poisoning standards.

As the organization that provides lead environmental investigations for the CDC and Maine Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention program, Community Concepts has a unique perspective on recent reports of delays in implementing …

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mid-Maine Expands into Androscoggin, Franklin & Oxford County

In a joint announcement with Community Concepts, Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of Mid-Maine announced on Wednesday their plans to expand into Androscoggin, Oxford and Franklin County by assuming responsibility for the BBBS program of Community Concepts.

Alex Gaeth, Chief Executive Officer of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mid-Maine, and Shawn Yardley, Chief Executive Officer …

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Community Concepts Announces Expansion of Resource Development & Marketing Team

Community Concepts, a leading non-profit, community action agency serving Androscoggin, Franklin and Oxford Counties announced recent additions to the agency’s Development and Marketing team. Candace Sanborn will lead the development and marketing efforts as Vice President of Resource Development and Marketing and Will Fessenden will oversee online and print communications as the new Communication and …

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Community Concepts Hires CEO to Lead Strategic Change

Michael Carey, Board Chair of Community Concepts of Lewiston announced today the hiring of Shawn Yardley as its next Chief Executive Officer: “The Board of Directors of Community Concepts is delighted to have been able to attract a leader of Shawn’s caliber. Shawn is a proven, transformational leader who shares our commitment to helping people …

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