Bidding has now closed in The Birchtree Center’s Spring Online Art Auction. Thank you so much to everyone who participated in our fundraiser–we appreciate your support!
Thanks again to everyone who made donations to Birchtree’s Student Support Fund this spring! Here a few of photos from May showing your contributions at work. Donors like you help underwrite supplies such as shaving cream, so that our students can enjoy shaving-cream “ice skating” in the our school gym. This was one of several fun indoor activities our students enjoyed during a (very rainy!) spring.Continue reading
Save the date for The Birchtree Center’s eighth-annual Benefit for Learning Auction on Saturday, November 16, in Eliot, Maine. You’ll enjoy great music, tasty food, and fabulous shopping opportunities–all for a wonderful cause! Jump-start your holiday shopping in our live and silent auctions and raffles. All proceeds benefit the nonprofit Birchtree Center’s educational and therapeutic programs for children and youth with autism and their families. For more information, click here.
When you enjoy gourmet brick-oven pizzas, kabobs, calzones, appetizers, salads, and homemade desserts at The Community Oven from 5-9PM on Monday, June 10, a percentage of your purchase will go to support the nonprofit Birchtree Center’s autism programs. You can also get chances to win fun prizes that night in our Summer Fun Raffle.
The Community Oven’s wood-fired brick oven is centrally located in the restaurant, so everyone can watch as the pizzas are made and cooked right in front of you!
In April, we hosted a school-wide celebration for one of our students completing Birchtree’s day-school program. The ceremony included Pomp & Circumstance, speeches by staff members, and the awarding of a Certificate of Completion.Continue reading