Paul Breen, President of the Marginal Way Preservation Fund, Inc., announced that Louesa M. Gillespie of Ogunquit, Maine has been elected to the Marginal Way Preservation Fund Board of Directors for a one-year term. “We are so pleased that we … Continue reading
New & Noteworthy
Volunteers turned out by the dozens on August 23 to help the Marginal Way Committee clear seed pods from invasive Black Swallow-wort vines that threaten the Marginal Way. The third annual Pod Picking Day on the Marginal Way was a big success, … Continue reading
The Garden Party August 17 at the home of Board Members John Phinney and Cynthia Shea-Phinney generated more than $31,000 in charitable contributions for the Marginal Way Preservation Fund (MWPF), according to President of the Board Paul Breen. “A wine toss … Continue reading
The Town of Ogunquit has owned the Marginal Way 89 years. We celebrated the date in August at the Anchorage by the Sea. For the Marginal Way’s 90th Birthday, we have launched an inaugural, restricted fund program called the “Century Club” This is an annual $100 … Continue reading
Maintenance of The Marginal Way
A Partnership that worksOgunquit, by virtue of its Town Charter, is obligated to maintain the Marginal Way. It is assisted in this effort by the Ogunquit Marginal Way Committee and the Marginal Way Preservation Fund, Inc. (MWPF).
The MWPF, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, has established a permanent endowment fund to aid the town with grants to help defray the costs associated with major renovation projects to maintain and preserve the Marginal Way.
Soon after announcing our "Virtual Deed" donor program, dozens of Marginal Way friends ordered their customized, framed "Virtual Deeds" to a favorite spot along the Marginal Way in Ogunquit. Give a Virtual Deed to someone you love. Mail us a check for $200 (or use Paypal). Include the name of your loved one (or in honor of someone) and the vicinity or Parcel Number (a birthdate?) that you want "conveyed."
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