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Category Archives: Tom’s of Maine News

50 States for Good: One Winning Organization’s Story

Posted on November 27th, 2013

Posted by Dennis Blank, guest blogger I work as a volunteer for Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership, the organization I nominated for the Tom’s of Maine “50 States for Good” program. Being one of the winners will give us $10,000 to revitalize one of our town’s important neighborhoods, which is now blighted by vacant houses and empty [...]

Volunteering in America: 50 States for Good

Posted on October 15th, 2013

Posted by Bridget, Community Manager Here at Tom’s, volunteering is highly encouraged among employees. One of our benefits allows us to use 5% of our paid time to help out at a local nonprofit of our choice. This picture of me was taken at one of my own volunteer gigs – I help out with [...]

Giving back to the community: 50 States for Good

Posted on October 9th, 2013

Posted by Bridget, Community Manager One thing I like about working for Tom’s of Maine is the strong emphasis the company puts on giving back to the community. This comes in big forms, like our policy of donating 10% of our profits to charitable organizations. It comes in less public forms, like our employee benefit [...]

50 States for Good judges talk about giving back

Posted on September 12th, 2013

Each year, our 50 States for Good program brings new nonprofit organizations to our attention, from all over the country. Their efforts never fail to impress us. This year, from a pool of nearly 1,000 nominations, finalists were chosen by a judging panel of passionate leaders in the nonprofit community. We took some time to [...]

Tom’s employees celebrate environmental sustainability

Posted on April 30th, 2013

Posted by Bridget, Community Manager Each April, people around the world show their commitment to environmental sustainability by celebrating Earth Day. Earth Day began in 1970 at a time when activism and the environment did not overlap. Today, more and more people are recognizing the need to help our planet. Tom’s of Maine employees are [...]

Be a Tooth Fairy Hero with Dental Health For All

Posted on February 12th, 2013

When you make natural toothpaste and mouthwash, it’s only natural that you’d understand the importance of good dental health!  Brushing and flossing is only one part of the equation, and we’d like to see a day when everyone had access to good preventative oral health care. Our Dental Health for All program is celebrating $1 [...]

Green Brands Survey Results

Posted on August 26th, 2010

In early June the annual Green Brands survey was released and we’re proud to say that Tom’s of Maine was number 3 on the list for the second year in a row! What makes this recognition most meaningful to us is that it’s based solely on input from you, our customer. It means that you [...]

A New Way to Freshen Breath!

Posted on July 16th, 2010

Tom’s of Maine is proud to introduce New Wicked Fresh!™ Toothpaste & Mouthwash products! Wicked Fresh! ™ toothpaste uses powerful natural flavor oils and a patent-pending botanical extract to provide long-lasting fresh breath. Wicked Fresh!™ mouthwash has a great tasting mint flavor and helps stop bad breath without the burn. Watch our Making of Wicked [...]