Our Events

NHM recognizes that collective community involvement can be powerful and that change happens faster when people work together. Our annual events and fundraisers bring communities together in the service of ending domestic abuse, dating violence and stalking.

Domestic Violence Purple Ribbon

Our Annual Events

  • Domestic Violence Awareness Month: participating businesses display purple lights and ribbons as an expression of their commitment to ending domestic abuse.
  • Empty Place at the Table (EPATT): a traveling table display placed at quiet, contemplative locations such as libraries. The table is set with dinnerware donated by the families of individuals who have died as a result of domestic abuse. Visitors to the table are invited to reflect.

We also offer many opportunities to learn more about domestic abuse including:

  • Auctions
  • Lectures
  • Webinars
  • Shop for Hope: a sale of new and gently used adult and children's clothing and accessories held each August. This event, a community favorite, is a great opportunity to purchase amazing items at incredible prices. Watch for our ads!

Our News

NHM Joins Advocates Across the State to Recognize Domestic Violence Action Month

By nhm | October 3, 2022

This October, we build awareness and take action to end domestic violence in our communities By: Allison Fortin, NHM Youth Educator & Advocate, Hillary Waterman, NHM Community Prevention Educator, and…

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NHM Thanks United Midcoast Charities For Their Continued Support

By nhm | September 19, 2022

New Hope Midcoast thanks United Midcoast Charities (UMC) for their continued support. Financial support from UMC allows us to provide comprehensive services for residents of Midcoast Maine who are impacted…

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Belfast Co-op Common Cents Program Contributes $6,365.62

By nhm | August 11, 2022

We are so honored to be chosen as the July recipient of Belfast Community Co-op’s Common Cents program. Common Cents donations allow Belfast Community Co-op shoppers to round up the…

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Rockland Rotary Donates $500

By nhm | July 10, 2022

The Rockland Rotary Club recently donated $500 to New Hope Midcoast as part of their annual grant giving. This year’s grant focus was on hunger, youth and health needs in…

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Maine Association of REALTORS® Presents $10,000 to Provide Emergency Sheltering

By nhm | June 10, 2022

The Maine Association of REALTORS Foundation has graciously granted us $10,000 to provide emergency shelter for victims of domestic abuse. With a purpose of impacting “the development of decent, suitable…

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We Are a State Farm Neighborhood Assist® Grant Winner!

By nhm | June 9, 2022

We are the winners of a $25,000 State Farm Neighborhood Assist® Grant! Designed to help strengthen local communities, the Neighborhood Assist Grant depends on you, our community members! New Hope…

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Every Dollar Matched Up to $3,200!

By nhm | March 23, 2022

Join us as we pair with local healthcare providers for a matching challenge, Providers Support Survivors. Community healthcare providers have donated a total of $3,200. We ask that you match…

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Ebb and Flow’s Galentine’s Fundraiser Results in an $800 Donation to New Hope MIdcoast

By nhm | March 2, 2022

Ebb and Flow recently held their Galentine’s Fundraiser to benefit New Hope Midcoast. Located in Bath, Ebb and Flow Yoga offers a variety of in-person and virtual classes seven days…

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Bay View Collection Presents a $1,000 Check to New Hope Midcoast

By nhm | March 1, 2022

New Hope Midcoast is grateful to Bay View Collections! Matthew Levin, Director of Hotels, presented a $1,000 check to New Hope Midcoast as a result of Lord Camden Inn’s ongoing…

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Pen Bay Council’s Affordable Housing Presents Matching Checks

By nhm | February 18, 2022

Pen Bay Council’s Affordable Housing, a facet of the Midcoast Board of Realtors, recently donated $1,560 to New Hope Midcoast along with a matching check from Maine Association of Realtors…

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Hosting a NHM Fundraiser

We would be glad to partner with you and your workplace to offer an event or fundraiser. Find out more information through our External Fundraiser Form, then contact us to discuss. Thank you!

New Hope Midcoast Locations

We offer 3 onsite locations serving Sagadahoc, Lincoln, Knox, and Waldo counties in Maine.

New Hope Midcoast
P.O. Box A, Rockland, Maine 04841


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