Community Concepts, Inc. has received the American Heart Association’s Platinum Level Fit Friendly Award for 2016

Over the past few years, Community Concepts has instituted programs and guidance on healthy eating at the workplace. We have encouraged participation in local wellness events (such as the Annual Central Maine Heart Walk) and internal team challenges; are tobacco free at all locations but two; and have an onsite fitness facility …

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Dream On Movie Showing Highlights Challenges in Reaching the American Dream

Community Concepts C.E.O Shawn Yardley and board chair Mike Carey welcomed more than 80 people to a community showing of the documentary Dream On on May 24th at the Franco Center in Lewiston.

The award winning film features political comedian John Fugelsang as he retraces the journey of Alexis de Tocqueville, whose study of our …

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Community Concepts to host special screening of Dream On, a film about the perilous state of the American Dream, at the Franco Center on May 24

LEWISTON – From Bernie Sanders to Donald Trump, the 2016 presidential candidates share one thing in common: a conviction that they can revitalize the American Dream. Pinned between stagnant wages and the soaring costs of housing, education and healthcare, millions of Americans are struggling to make ends meet. To address these urgent issues before this …

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Calculating Poverty

This past winter Powerball fever struck America. In February three winners shared a jackpot of $1.58 billion. Luck, and the ability to beat the odds helped a great deal, the odds of winning the Powerball are 1 in 292 million.

Come on you know you did it. You must have imagined what you would …

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Shawn Yardley, CEO of Community Concepts, hits the airwaves to talk about his vision for Community Concepts

On March7, 2016, Shawn Yardley, CEO of Community Concepts made an appearance on Z 105.5’s The Breakfast Club.

With host Matty B, Shawn spoke about his first 6 months on job at Community Concepts and how his background has helped shape his views on social service programs and business development.

“Community Concepts does things I …

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