WindowDressers News

Steve McFarland Reflects on First Week at WindowDressers

New Program Manager Steve McFarland reflects on his first week at WindowDressers It was a fun first week.  For me, there’s always a nervousness about starting a new job. I shouldn’t be. I mean, everything I’ve done in my life…

Welcome New Staff Joee Patterson and Steve McFarland

We are very excited to announce that Joee Patterson and Steve McFarland are joining the WindowDressers staff. Joee will be managing our Production Facility in Searsmont, Maine. Steve will be the new Program Manager for VT and NH, supporting the…

Lower your bills, support WindowDressers and community solar power in Maine!

While the pandemic and other world and national events have dominated headlines, the planet continues to quietly warm, causing dangerous changes to our ecosystems. That is why [our organization] has begun a partnership with a firm called PowerMarket to support…

WindowDressers is Hiring – Production Manager & Production Workers!

Join us in doing work that matters! WindowDressers is a 501c3 nonprofit organization dedicated to warming homes, helping the environment, and building community. We train, supply, and support teams of local volunteers to run “Community Builds” that assemble insulating window…

Changes at WindowDressers Board

WindowDressers would like to thank outgoing board members Sam Saltonstall, Casey Hess and Dick Tomeo for their incredible service.           Casey Hess was a Local Coordinator at the Unity Community Build in 2018 and then served…

Thanks to your votes we won a YES! Grant!

Thanks to your support WindowDressers won a YES! Grant from Machias Savings Bank! This $5,000 grant “supports nonprofits and charitable organizations that refuse to take ”no” as an answer to helping others succeed.” The award was decided entirely by community…

WindowDressers is Hiring – Production Manager and Program Manager!

Join us in doing work that matters! WindowDressers is a 501c3 nonprofit organization dedicated to warming homes, helping the environment, and building community. We train, supply, and support teams of local volunteers to run “Community Builds” that assemble insulating window…

New Leadership at WindowDressers

For Immediate Release – June 15, 2022 New Leadership at WindowDressers Insulating window insert nonprofit names new Executive Director Jack Sumberg, Incoming Board President jack.sumberg@windowdressers.org   802-525-4277 PO Box 1135, Rockland ME 04841 Nonprofit WindowDressers is pleased to announce that WindowDressers…

VOTE for WindowDressers to win $5,000!

Please VOTE for WindowDressers to win $5,000! WindowDressers has been nominated for a Machias Savings Bank Yes! Grant, for a chance to win $5,000 and we need your help! You can vote up to ONCE PER DAY between now and June…

White Inserts Available Again – Order Now!

Good News – White Inserts Available in 2022! Now is a great time to sign up to get inserts at a Community Build near you this coming fall. All of our Community Build teams are taking orders now and getting…

Damaged Inserts – Need Repairs (Rewraps)?

The plastic on your inserts is strong, but things happen and if it gets ripped or punctured, have no fear! You can get the inserts repaired (re-wrapped) for $15 each plus your participation time at the Community Build. Teams will…

It’s Spring and Time to Remove, Clean and Store Your Inserts!

With warmer days and nights on the horizon, you might want to open your windows to let in the fresh air! That means it’s time to remove, clean and store your insulating window inserts. We want your inserts to last…