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Charitable Giving

Charitable Giving

  We've survived Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday. Welcome now - to Giving Tuesday.  Why do we give and what does it mean to be philanthropic?

Host Keith Shortall was joined by:

Laura Young, Vice President of Philanthropy at the Maine Community Foundation

Adam Tuchinsky, Associate Dean, College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences & Associate Professor of History at USM

Yellow Light Breen, Executive Vice President, Bangor Savings Bank

Keith grew up in Thomaston, Maine, and graduated from Bowdoin College in 1982, majoring in philosophy. He began his career in commercial broadcasting in Portland, before moving to Maine Public in 1989. Keith has taken on a number of roles at Maine Public and is the primary editor of Maine news and feature stories aired on Maine Public Radio, and TV news specials including election debates and the annual live State of the State address. Keith is the host and producer of the weekly political roundtable Across the Aisle and on occasion takes the host chair for the daily call-in news program Maine Calling.