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Supporting Outdoor Activities in our Communities

September 8, 2021 8:25 am Comments Off on Supporting Outdoor Activities in our Communities
Trail Signs

Team Hancock has partnered with local organizations to help support outdoor activities in our communities. Earlier this summer our Kennebunk lumberyard made a donation to the Kennebunk Land Trust. Our team donated material so their organization could create posts to... View Article

Hancock Pine Boards Donation Made to Local Chamber

August 6, 2021 2:00 pm Comments Off on Hancock Pine Boards Donation Made to Local Chamber

The Sebago Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce is a community cornerstone utilized by locals and tourists alike. They serve eight towns in the Sebago Lakes region of Western Maine. When they found themselves in need of materials to redo their... View Article

Casco Days 2021 Recap

August 1, 2021 10:27 am Comments Off on Casco Days 2021 Recap

A Casco tradition since 1935, Casco Days returned this year after the pandemic in full force. Closing for the pandemic in 2020 was only the second cancellation of this local tradition since it started 86 years ago! As one of... View Article

Hancock Lumber Sponsors Award at State Science Fair

May 16, 2021 1:53 pm Comments Off on Hancock Lumber Sponsors Award at State Science Fair

The Maine State Science Fair (MSSF) celebrated its 75th year on Saturday, April 3, 2021, hosted by Maine Mathematics & Science Alliance (MMSA) and The Jackson Laboratory. Teens and Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) professionals from across Maine gathered... View Article

Made In Maine: Logging Industry Interviews

May 1, 2021 2:01 pm Comments Off on Made In Maine: Logging Industry Interviews
A group standing on a bridge.

Team Hancock launched a new campaign earlier this year highlighting the current state of the logging industry. In a four part video series, New England loggers participated in interviews with Hancock Lumber, describing the concerns and opportunities experienced in the... View Article

Hancock Lumber Receives Miles Freeman Award of Service

April 20, 2021 3:01 pm Comments Off on Hancock Lumber Receives Miles Freeman Award of Service

Late last year, Habitat for Humanity York County recognized Hancock Lumber as the first-ever business to receive the Miles Freeman Award of Service. Named for Habitat for Humanity York County’s founder, the award honors a business that embodies Freeman’s passion... View Article

Family-Owned Businesses Unite: Hancock Acquires Lapointe Lumber

April 7, 2021 9:43 am Comments Off on Family-Owned Businesses Unite: Hancock Acquires Lapointe Lumber

Hancock Lumber Acquires Lapointe Lumber Two long-standing family businesses are joining forces with Hancock Lumber’s announcement of their plans to acquire Lapointe Lumber, a fourth-generation independent building materials supplier that’s operated in the Augusta and Gardiner markets since 1947. Established... View Article

Hancock’s James Gigliotti Honored with ProSales Four Under Forty Award

February 12, 2021 2:14 pm Comments Off on Hancock’s James Gigliotti Honored with ProSales Four Under Forty Award
James Gigliotti

ProSales Magazine recently announced their annual Four Under Forty award recipients, a list that included Hancock Lumber’s Commodities Purchasing Manager, James Gigliotti. While James joined Team Hancock fairly recently- in late 2019 – he’s fit into the culture and company... View Article

Honoring Toby Hammond’s 44-Years of Hancock Lumber Service!

February 8, 2021 1:58 pm Comments Off on Honoring Toby Hammond’s 44-Years of Hancock Lumber Service!

Congratulations, and thank you to Toby Hammond for an outstanding 44-years of service with Hancock Lumber! As the longest tenured HancockLumber employee, it’s hard to begin to summarize all of Toby’s accomplishments and the impact he’s had on the forest... View Article

A Lasting Legacy: the Gift that Keeps on Giving

January 19, 2021 9:30 am Comments Off on A Lasting Legacy: the Gift that Keeps on Giving
Carol & David Charitable Trust

Nearly three decades ago, Carol and David Hancock had a vision to create a charitable trust with the hopes they could give back to a community close to their hearts. Together, they brought their dream to life starting the Carol... View Article

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