Maine Philanthropy Center

Building Connections for Maine Grantmakers

Past Programs

Jan
19
2017

Inclusion and Equity Brown-Bag Lunch: Grantmaking for Racial Equity

Thursday, January 19, 2017 |
11:30am to 1:00pm
State of Maine Room, Portland City Hall
Line drawing of a sandwich

Join Lelia DeAndrade for an informal conversation about Maine Community Foundation's experience and lessons learned from seven years of grantmaking for racial equity.Read more

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Oct
07
2016

Corporate Funders' Gathering: Metrics for Corporate Giving Programs

Friday, October 7, 2016 |
8:30am to 10:30am
TD Charitable Foundation
Soft ruler

How do companies measure charitable investments, communicate results, and report outcomes? Hear from a national resource and then join fellow local corporate funders for a roundtable discussion of measures you're using, successes, and challenges.Read more

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Oct
05
2016

Digging into Trends: Operating Support

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 |
9:30am to 11:30am
Merrill Memorial Library

Join fellow Maine funders for an active discussion about funding (or not) operating support. How are your fellow Maine colleagues thinking about operating support? In what situations might you consider providing operating support? And how do those choices help you achieve your foundations’ goals?Read more

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Sep
13
2016

Inclusion and Equity Brown-Bag Lunch: Applying a Gender Lens to Grantmaking

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 |
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Dietel Partners Office
Lunch box

Part of a new series of informal brown-bag lunch conversations for funders around issues of equity, inclusion, and diversity. Join Tory Dietel Hopps, Managing Partner of Dietel Partners for an informal conversation about applying a gender lens to your work.Read more

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May
10 - 11
2016

2016 Funders Forum

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 | 6:30pm to Wednesday, May 11, 2016 | 1:30pm
Point Lookout

Build connections with Maine philanthropy colleagues, share successes and challenges, and learn about what's happening in the broader philanthropy world. The 2016 Funders Forum will follow the 2016 Philanthropy Partners Conference.Read more

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May
10
2016

2016 Philanthropy Partners Conference: Engaging the Many Voices of Maine

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 (All day)
Point Lookout
Conference Logo - Engaging the Many Voices of Maine

Save the date for Maine Philanthropy Center's 2016 Conference, bringing together funders, nonprofits, advisors, and consultants working across Maine to speak frankly about shared issues and current challenges.Read more

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Mar
24
2016

Grant Research Tutorial

Thursday, March 24, 2016 |
2:00pm to 4:00pm

Learn how to use two powerful tools for learning about foundations: MPC's online Directory of Maine Grantmakers with enhanced search features and The Foundation Directory Online, a resource from the Foundation Center that gives you instant access to data on foundations, corporate donors, and grantmaking public charities.Read more

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