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Help WHCA to Help Others
WHCA brings community resources together to help people in Washington and Hancock counties achieve self-sufficiency and a better quality of life. Our Housing division helps people maintain safe, affordable, energy-efficient housing. Our Transportation division staff travels over a million miles each year, helping people get to medical appointments, senior food programs and other important services. Helping Hands Garage helps people buy low-cost roadworthy vehicles. Down East Business Alliance helps small businesses grow and prosper. Friendship Cottage in Blue Hill offers an Adult Day Service Program. Our Energy Services division provides a variety of services to prevent hunger, hypothermia and homelessness. At Home Downeast provides services to assist seniors aging in place. Our Supportive Services for Veterans Famiies works with veterans and their families who are homeless or at imminent risk of becoming homeless.
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Donate by Mail
If you prefer to send us a donation by check or credit card through the mail, simply fill out our donation form and mail it to us. Download our printable form.
Donate a Vehicle
Our Helping Hands Garage program accepts donated vehicles. We go through them from top to bottom to identify needed repairs, then make those repairs. We sell that car to a low-income client at very affordable terms. Your donation provides the client with reliable transportation. To learn more about how to donate a vehicle, call us at 207-610-5904.
Donating stocks, bonds and mutual funds is an easy way to support WHCA and our programs. Please check with your broker or financial advisor before making this choice. Send your inquiry to Joe Perkins: firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks for your generosity.
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Where the money goes
Your gift supports the work of Washington Hancock Community Agency. We help people get what they need: food, housing, heat, utilities, transportation,business assistance, and more. WHCA, people helping people since 1966.
If you would like your donation to go to a specific program, please indicate the program on your donation form: Energy Assistance,Housing Services, Transportation, Helping Hands Garage, Down East Business Alliance, Friendship Cottage, At Home Downeast, Supportive Services for Veterans Families, Family Crisis.
Currently we are accepting designated donations for the Bucksport Mill Crisis Fund to support displaced workers at the Verso mill. Please be sure to indicate if your donation is for this fund.
If you have time to help others in need, please contact us to find out how you can help.
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Thank you for supporting WHCA.
Washington Hancock Community Agency is a nonprofit 501(c)3 charitable organization. All contributions are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law.