Dexter, Maine

We're thrilled that Dexter, one of the newest additions to the Heart & Soul network, is off and running! Be sure to check back in the future - we’ll post updates and links as they progress in their Heart & Soul journey.

All across Maine and our nation, small towns struggle to deal with changes in their communities. Community Heart & Soul focuses on building stronger, healthier, and more economically vibrant small cities and towns across America. Dexter is applying the Heart & Soul principles to reconnect the community and guide its future. Through a shared vision, Dexter Community Heart & Soul will create a strong, vibrant community that encourages economic growth for a brighter future.

What We Do

Developed and field-tested over a decade in partnership with small cities and towns, Community Heart & Soul is a proven model for engaging a community in shaping its future.
By following this four phase, step-by-step model, residents are able to bring the community together to chart a course forward that recognizes the unique character of the place and the emotional connection of the people who live there.

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