Who We Are: The Dorcas Society is a historic, charitable, literary, social, nonprofit organization founded in 1897 by Kate Douglas Wiggin.
What We Do: The mission of the Dorcas Society of Buxton and Hollis is to do good works in the community, and promote opportunities for a student in higher education each year who intends to enter the field of teaching. The society strives to continue Kate’s philanthropic vision and spirit by offering these scholarships and donations to various organizations and charitable causes within the local community.
The Dorcas Society’s contributions have supported:
Buxton Toy Box
Buxton Community Cupboard
Hollis Food Pantry
Snell’s Senior Food Program
Wreaths Across America
Keep the Heat On
Leavitt’s Mill Health Center
...and many acts of Community Togetherness
Mailing Address: PO Box 23
Bar Mills, Maine 04004
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On the Web: www.dorcassocietyme.org
If you would like to make a donation please use our secured paypal account