PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Helping Mainers stay warm during the cold winter is a team effort.
NEWS CENTER's annual Project Heat telethon raises money to provide heating assistance.
Volunteers are staffing phone banks in Bangor and Portland to accept donations. During a lull in the calls, one volunteer spoke to Jackie Ward about her reasons for getting involved in the campaign.
The number to donate in Bangor is 1-855-874-9529.
The number for Portland is 1-855-875-4328.