Community

Back to School Fundraiser

During the month of August, our team of 900+ employees came together to initiate a company-wide fundraiser benefiting students and their families as they prepared for the new school year. Across all 22 branch locations, employees and customers contributed non-perishable food items and monetary donations. Through employee and company contributions, $2500 was raised and $500 […]

Read More

3rd Annual Travis Mills Foundation Plane Pull®

On Saturday, October 22nd, in the spirit of fundraising, close to 40 teams entered into the ultimate game of tug of war by pulling an 80-TON FedEx cargo plane done the run way at Portland Jetport. Teams of 20 collaboratively competed for the fastest time pulling the plane a total of 20 feet. Proceeds from […]

Read More

Women Build Days in Freeport, ME

Last week, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Portland offered a unique volunteer opportunity to spend a day helping to build a Habitat home while promoting positive, women-led impact. Women Build is a movement that unites and empowers women to collectively make an impact on affordable housing in the communities where we work and live! This […]

Read More

30 Mile River Watershed Association’s 13th Annual Paddle Trek

  On Saturday, July 30, the 30 Mile River Watershed Association celebrated it’s 13th Annual Paddle Trek. It could not have been a more perfect day. Sixty-one enthusiastic paddlers gathered early at Minnehonk Beach in Mount Vernon for registration and an introduction to the day. Joining them were 10 enthusiastic volunteers and many onlookers. And […]

Read More

COVID-19 UPDATES – From Our President & CEO, Mike Hammond

FREE DELIVERY & CURBSIDE PICKUP It is critical from now into the foreseeable future to do our part in slowing the spread of COVID-19. With 21 branches located throughout the State of Maine, each are uniquely relied upon to provide essential services in their respective communities. It is our goal to minimize customers physically entering […]

Read More
Hammond Lumber Company Festival of Trees

Festival of Trees

Hammond Lumber Company proudly participated in two tree festivals in November and December to bring holiday cheer and raise funds for local charities. Employees from each of our locations donated gifts and spent time decorating and building both of these beautiful trees! Each of the trees themes focused on inspiring the next generation of young builders!   […]

Read More
Boothbay Elementary School Map Hammond Lumber

Rotary Club Puts Map On Boothbay Region Elementary School

Seventeen members of the Rotary Club of Boothbay Harbor helped install a 20-foot by 30-foot map of the United States of America at Boothbay Region Elementary School. The new map is where students get off the bus. “A greeting,” Rotarian Ann Demeranville, who is heading the project, said about the map’s location. “I want to […]

Read More
Holbrook Community Foundation

Harpswell Boat Builders Complete The Salty Dawg

  For 15 Sunday afternoons Ann Flannery of Harpswell lead ten kids ages 8-14 in building a 13’6” wooden rowboat. Using traditional construction techniques the kids learned how to use measuring tools, squares, hand planes, chisels, saws, and drills. “Our boat was built out of black locust and Maine white cedar using no adhesives. Just […]

Read More

Farmington Rotary Price is Right Fundraiser!

Farmington Rotary has been putting together the popular Farmington Rotary Price is Right Fundraiser for 15 years. Contestants pack the Mt. Blue High School auditorium every spring for a chance to ‘Come on Down’ and win valuable prizes and spin the wheel to get the opportunity to bid on the Final Showcase. This year’s Grand Prize […]

Read More

The Olde Mill Place

For the Vassalboro community, the Olde Mill Place is more than just a building it’s their community center where events big and small bring them together. The mill was bought in 2010 by Ray Breton and through his hard work, it quickly became an important space for all members of the community. When a violent […]

Read More