Maine Philanthropy Center

Building Connections for Maine Grantmakers

Past Programs

Feb
01
2018

2018 CEO and Philanthropy Leaders Gathering

Thursday, February 1, 2018 |
9:00am to 11:30am
Glickman Family Library, University Events Room (Floor 7)

Share what's happening with your organization and hear what's coming up for others. At this gathering with other executive leaders, you'll have a chance to network and discuss the themes, recent developments, and questions that are guiding your work...Read more

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Nov
07
2017

2017 Funders Forum: Building our Muscle and Finding our Voice

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 |
8:30am to 3:00pm
Maine Mechanics' Hall

Join us for our annual gathering of Maine funders! Build connections with Maine philanthropy colleagues, share successes and challenges, and learn about what's happening in the broader philanthropy world.Read more

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Sep
20
2017

Inclusion and Equity Brown-Bag Lunch: Social Capital

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 |
11:30am to 1:00pm
Maine Charitable Mechanic Association - Mechanics' Hall
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Join MPC and the Immigrant & Refugee Funders group for a brown-bag lunch conversation about social capital and philanthropy. Get a brief introduction to the idea of social capital: What is it? Why is it important? How do we build it equitably? Then share examples from your funder colleagues and have an open discussion.Read more

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Apr
07
2017

Digging into Trends: Operating Support and Maine’s Foundations (Part 2)

Friday, April 7, 2017 |
9:30am to 11:30am
Freeport Community Library
Part two of an ongoing conversation about operating support among Maine’s funders. Join us for an interactive discussion of real-life examples of grants and approaches from your Maine funder colleagues.Read more
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Mar
02
2017

Inclusion and Equity Brown-Bag Lunch: Grants for Change at Maine Initiatives

Thursday, March 2, 2017 |
11:30am to 1:00pm
Maine Initiatives' Offices
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In 2016, Maine Initiatives launched its Grants for Change program focused on advancing racial justice and racial equity in Maine. Join us to hear about the process and what the Maine Initiatives staff have learned so far about participatory grantmaking and the value of explicitly funding racial justice work.Read more
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