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Inn by the Sea Raises $11,000 for Habitat for Humanity

June 1, 2022

Great rates for a great cause at Maine’s premier beach destination

Cape Elizabeth, Maine…..June 1, 2022 Maine’s premier beach resort, Inn by the Sea, raised $11,000. for Habitat for Humanity projects across Maine this winter and spring. Inn by the Sea offered guests a 50% reduction in room rates for accommodations Sunday through Thursday, January through early May, in exchange for a $35 donation check made out to Habitat for Humanity.

“Hospitality for Habitat” is a Hospitality Maine program which raises money to help build or winterize homes for Maine families. The program offers great rates and an opportunity to experience a terrific resort, B&B or hotel at a 50% reduction in regular rates at any of the participating Innkeepers across the state.

The upscale Inn by the Sea, located on a mile of sand beach just 7 miles from Portland’s urban chic small port city, has been participating in the program since its inception in 2004.

“Guests enjoy supporting the region where they love to vacation and this is a simple way to give to a great cause," stated Michael Briggs, Managing Director at Inn by the Sea. Last year we raised $6,000 for Habitat projects, and this year we nearly doubled that contribution due to the collaboration and generosity of our guests. Every dollar raised goes directly to help Maine families.”

About Inn by the Sea:
An idyllic oceanfront escape, located on a mile of unspoiled sand beach, just 7 miles from Portland, Inn by the Sea is Maine's premier beach destination offering elegant hospitality in 62 upscale rooms and suites, with full- service SPA, cardio room, heated pool and captivating cuisine served in ocean view Sea Glass restaurant. Children and dogs are warmly welcomed to this Preferred LVX® member and Virtuoso® property.

FMI and images: Rauni Kew, PR & Green Program Manager | Inn by the Sea | 40 Bowery Beach Road| Cape Elizabeth | Maine, 04107. | M: 207.602.8500 | | 207.799.3134. Instagram @innbythesea.maine

About Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity International, based in Americus, Ga., is an ecumenical Christian ministry dedicated to eliminating poverty housing. Habitat has built more than 300,000 houses around the world, providing more than 1.5 million people in more than 3,000 communities with safe, decent, affordable shelter, they helped build and had bought with the assistance of no-profit, zero-interest mortgages. More information can be found online at