Awesome Bear Society

Welcome to the Maranacook ABS Webpage!

The Awesome Bear Society meets at 6:30 PM on the second Wednesday of each month, September through June, in the Media Center at the high school. Our meetings are generally 1 hour long. Please feel free to join us to find out what's happening with ABS and our students' activities!

ABS is dedicated to supporting co-curricular activities at Maranacook High School. This is a community-led organization that relies on the help and support of parent volunteers, community members, and local businesses in order to raise funds in support of high school activities.

2nd Tier Fundraising Announced!

AWESOME BEAR SOCIETY ANNOUNCES CAPITAL CAMPAIGN!!!!!

Maranacook Area Athletic & Recreation Expansion

Second tier fundraising levels announced! Be a part of a historic athletic & recreational expansion project and get your name proudly advertised throughout! Please fill out our Donor Form.

Bronze: $5000

  • 3-year golf hole naming at annual golf tournament
  • 5-year minimum, metal advertising sign on complex fence
  • Recognition on complex donor plaques
  • Name and/or corporate logo printed on complex material, programs and posted on ABS website during the construction phases and for one full year afterwards

Silver: $10,000

  • 3-year Putting contest advertising at annual golf tournament
  • 3-year golf hole naming at annual golf tournament
  • 5-year minimum, metal advertising sign on complex fence
  • Recognition on complex donor plaques
  • Name and/or corporate logo printed on complex material, programs and posted on ABS website during the construction phases and for one full year afterwards

Gold: $25,000

  • 3-year practice putting green flag advertising
  • 3-year Putting contest advertising at annual golf tournament
  • 3-year golf hole naming at annual golf tournament
  • 5-year minimum, metal advertising sign on complex fence
  • Recognition on complex donor plaques
  • Name and/or corporate logo printed on complex material, programs and posted on ABS website during the construction phases and for 3 full years afterwards
  • Recognition at grand opening

Platinum: $50,000

  • 3-year entry/advertising for foursome into annual golf tournament
  • 3-year practice putting green flag advertising
  • 3-year Putting contest advertising at annual golf tournament
  • 3-year golf hole naming at annual golf tournament
  • 5-year minimum, metal advertising sign on complex fence
  • Recognition on complex donor plaques
  • Name and/or corporate logo printed on complex material, programs and posted on ABS website during the construction phases and for 3 full years afterwards
  • Recognition at grand opening

Titanium: $75,000

  • 3-year advertising/sponsorship of golf tournament prizes
  • 3-year entry/advertising for foursome into annual golf tournament
  • 3-year practice putting green flag advertising at annual golf tournament
  • 3-year Putting contest advertising at annual golf tournament
  • 3-year golf hole naming at annual golf tournament
  • 5-year minimum, metal advertising sign on complex fence
  • Recognition on complex donor plaques
  • Name and/or corporate logo printed on complex material, programs and posted on ABS website during the construction phases and for 5 full years afterwards
  • Recognition at grand opening

Jewel: $100,000

  • 3-year advertising/sponsorship of golf tournament meal
  • 3-year advertising/sponsorship of golf tournament prizes
  • 3-year entry/advertising of foursome into annual golf tournament
  • 3-year practice putting green flag advertising at annual golf tournament
  • 3-year Putting contest advertising at annual golf tournament
  • 3-year golf hole naming at annual golf tournament
  • 5-year minimum, metal advertising sign on complex fence
  • Recognition on complex donor plaques
  • Name and/or corporate logo printed on complex material, programs and posted on ABS website during the construction phases for 5 full years afterwards
  • Recognition at grand opening

Diamond: $250,000

  • 3-year advertising/sponsorship of golf carts at annual golf tournament
  • 3-year advertising/sponsorship of annual golf tournament meal
  • 3-year advertising/sponsorship of annual golf tournament prizes
  • 3-year entry/advertising of foursome into annual golf tournament
  • 3-year practice putting green flag advertising at annual golf tournament
  • 3-year Putting contest advertising at annual golf tournament
  • 3-year golf hole naming at annual golf tournament
  • 5-year minimum, metal advertising sign on complex fence
  • Recognition on complex donor plaques
  • Name and/or corporate logo printed on complex material, programs and posted on ABS website during the construction phases for 10 full years afterwards
  • Recognition at grand opening

Crown: $500,000 Plus

  • Permanent major complex naming opportunity development
  • 3-year advertising/sponsorship of golf carts at annual golf tournament
  • 3-year advertising/sponsorship of annual golf tournament meal
  • 3-year advertising/sponsorship of annual golf tournament prizes
  • 3-year entry/advertising of foursome into annual golf tournament
  • 3-year practice putting green flag advertising at annual golf tournament
  • 3-year Putting contest advertising at annual golf tournament
  • 3-year golf hole naming at annual golf tournament
  • 5-year minimum, metal advertising sign on complex fence
  • Recognition on complex donor plaques
  • Name and/or corporate logo printed on complex material, programs and posted on ABS website during the construction phases for 15 full years afterwards
  • Recognition at grand opening


*Note all second tier donors will also be recognized on entrance wall mounted donor plaques.

**Note all second tier donations can be made on a three year installment plan. Payments can be made directly via check to Awesome Bear Society, PO Box 304, Manchester, ME 04351, or through our PayPal account. Contact Ronn Gifford (ronnrgifford@gmail.com) or Sarah Firth (sarahfirth18@gmail.com) for additional information.

Learn more:

Project Plans

ABS Maranacook Area Athletic & Recreation Expansion Project Brochure


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