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Fact Sheet

Nonprofit: Vital Pathways
Based in Houlton, Maine

Founding date: July 4, 1994

Website: vitalpathways.org

Press / Business contact:
info@vitalpathways.com

Recent Projects

  • The Riverfront Park Project
  • Trails planning
  • Backpacks 4 Kids
  • Golf for Life

“Golf for Life” is our latest initiative, where we help people with disabilities and unprivileged kids learn to play golf

Early history

Vital Pathways was formed in 1994 when Houlton was selected as one of five sites in the state of Maine to be designated as a “Healthy Community”. We have a broad definition of health which goes beyond the “medical model” to include education, environment, technological and economic development, and recreation. Vital Pathways is based in Houlton and serves eleven towns in Aroostook County, located in northern Maine. Our board of twelve meets once a month. We are recognized as a 501(c)(3) organization.
Social:
https://www.facebook.com/VitalPathways
https://www.linkedin.com/company/vital-pathways
https://twitter.com/vitalpathways
http://instagram.com/vitalpathways
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What We Do

Vital Pathways develops and supports healthy communities in Northern Maine. Some of our major programs include food campaigns for hungry kids and maintaining healthy spaces within the community.

 

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Board of Directors


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Louise Beaulieu
President


Marie Carmichael
Vice President


Audrey York
Secretary

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Don Collins
Treasurer


Dan Jacobs
Board Member

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Staff



Chris Collins
Director of Development / Nonprofit Consultant

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