BANGOR — Bangor Savings Bank Foundation’s Community Matters More grant program has made five donations to local organizations, part of $143,000 awarded to 55 nonprofits in Maine and New Hampshire.

Black Mountain of Maine in Rumford and Maine Huts and Trails in Kingfield each received $5,000.

Community Concepts, Tri County Mental Health and the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society, all in Lewiston, received $1,000 each.

Since its inception in 2007, the Community Matters More program has distributed almost $1.5 million to more than 500 organizations. The program started to support the nonprofits that play a crucial role in everyday life and has steadily grown through the years.

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