We believe that giving back to the community has helped us grow. As a long-time business in the Maine Seacoast area, Plixer International, Inc. contributes significant time and resources to those organizations that make a positive impact to the region, as well as the people who live and work here.
Here are some of the organizations we've supported over the years:
- The Make-A-Wish Foundation
- The Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America
- The Salvation Army
- The National MS Society
- Grahamtastic Connection
- American Cancer Society
Since 1980, the Make-A-Wish FoundationÂ® has given hope, strength and joy to children with life-threatening medical conditions. From their humble beginnings with one boy's wish to be a police officer, they've evolved into an organization that grants a child's wish in the U.S. every 40 minutes.
A non-profit, volunteer-driven organization dedicated to finding the cure for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. It was founded in 1967 by Irwin M. and Suzanne Rosenthal, William D. and Shelby Modell, and Henry D. Janowitz, M.D.
Working in more than 80 Maine communities from Kittery to Bangor, Sweetser maintains counseling offices, a respected medical team, two schools for students with special needs, 17 residences, a training institute, a recovery center and campuses in Belfast, Plymouth and Saco. More than 800 employees and hundreds of volunteers are committed to the vision of helping people find promising futures.
The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
A collective of passionate individuals who want to do something about MS now to move together toward a world free of multiple sclerosis. MS stops people from moving. They exist to make sure it doesn't.
Grahamtastic Connection offers free computers and Internet access to children with cancer and other serious illnesses for educational purposes.
The American Cancer Society is the nationwide, community-based, voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service.