Maine Philanthropy Center

Building Connections for Maine Grantmakers
  • Directory of Maine Grantmakers,12th Edition (2019)

    The newest edition of the Directory of Maine Grantmakers is now available.  This is the premiere guide to Maine's philanthropic community. It contains up-to-date information on approximately 400 funders.


  • Join MPC

    All members receive regular e-newsletters about state and national news related to philanthropy, discounted event registration, and remote access to the online edition of our Directory of Maine Grantmakers.


  • A Note from Jeannette Andre

    A few words from Maine Philanthropy Center's president and CEO.


Upcoming Events

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 8:30am
Let's Talk About: Race, Policy and Action

In the wake of the killing of George Floyd, international mass protests emerged and demands persist for racial justice and an end to policies rooted in racial discrimination. Calls for individuals and institutions to be anti-racist have increased. But what does that mean and how does it apply to our sector?  

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 8:00am
2020 Philanthropy Leaders Gathering

COVID-19, racial justice, the recession -- these are just some of what philanthropy and your organizations are tackling right now.

Wednesday, August 19, 2020 - 9:30am
Learn, Share, Evolve: Revisit Reporting

When the COVID-19 crisis hit, many grantmakers suspended or delayed their reporting requirements for grants that had been awarded.

Tuesday, August 25, 2020 - 1:00pm
August 2020 Grant Research Tutorial

MPC grant research tutorials are now virtual!  Learn the fundamentals of foundation grant research and get hands-on experience and instruction using both the Directory of Maine Grantmakers and the Foundation Directory Online.  Come away with the knowledge and tools to discover which funders are most likely to fund your organization.

Tuesday, September 8, 2020 (All day)
Environmental Funders Network - Focus on Nature-based Education

Join the Blue Sky Funders Forum, the Maine Environmental Funders Network and the Maine Philanthropy Center for a virtual convening on September 8, 9, and 10 to learn, network, and collaborate around opportunities to advance safe, meaningful outdoor experiences for all, and to rebuild healthier communities.