Katahdin Trust recently presented a $1,000 contribution to the American Agri-Women to assist in sponsoring their 2015 National Convention.
Maine Agri-Women has been selected to be the host organization for this year’s convention that will be held Nov. 5-7 in Portland. Joining in the check presentation held at Katahdin Trust in Presque Isle were, left to right, Pete St. John, senior vice president and commercial services officer, Katahdin Trust; Carol Adams, convention steering committee member, Maine Agri-Women; Pam Townsend, president of the Maine Agri-Women; and Jeffrey Pangburn, vice president and commercial services officer, Katahdin Trust. The convention will be devoted to uniting all phases of agriculture which have held significant importance in financial contributions to the entire state, improving the image of agriculture and insuring that agricultural interests are acknowledged and dealt with fairly. The current American Agri-Women president is Sue McCrum of Mars Hill.