Maine Philanthropy Center

Building Connections for Maine Grantmakers

Nonprofit and Consultant Member Benefits

Nonprofit and Consultant Memberships are open to nonprofits of all sizes, advisors, and consultants

Member Benefits Include:

  • Online Directory - You have complete access to our brand new online Directory of Maine Grantmakers, MPC’s members-only online, searchable database.
  • E-Newsletter & Advisories - Members receive MPC’s e-newsletters with three months of upcoming grant deadlines, Maine philanthropy news, and information about upcoming events. 
  • Major Discounts for the Philanthropy Partners Conference - Our popular biennial conference of 400 funders, nonprofits, and consultants is next scheduled for 2020. Associate members receive advance notice of registration and nearly $100 off the price of registration.
  • Discounts - Members receive discounts on MPC programs and conferences and reduced fees for selected publications, including the Directory of Maine Grantmakers.
  • Programs with Funders -Members receive advance notice of a variety of issue-based programs with funders.
  • Skill Builder Workshops - MPC regularly sponsors workshops designed to help associate members develop grantseeking knowledge and skills in partnership with the Maine Association of Nonprofits.
  • Visibility - Nonprofit and Consultant Members can be listed on MPC’s website. Nonprofit Member organizations can be found in the Nonprofit Member Listing, while Professional Advisor and Consultant Members are included in our Consultant Member Listing. We also periodically highlight members on our homepage and in our Funder and Nonprofit E-News.
  • Job Postings - We help advertise members' job opportunities on our website and in our E-News.

 


Joining the MPC

Important Note: In order to fill out the membership form, you must be logged into our website. If you are a current or former member of the Maine Philanthropy Center, you likely have an account that you can access using the reset feature, accessed via the orange "Log In" button on the top right of the screen. If you or your organization are new to the Maine Philanthropy Center, we will link the account you create on the website with your membership account. You will receive a receipt acknowledging your membership form submission and payment immediately, but it may be 24-48 hours from payment before you receive an official welcome email. This email will contain information about editing your Account Profile and adding Contacts to the membership. The Maine Philanthropy Center uses MailChimp for most of its communications, so be sure to look in your Junk/Spam/Clutter folder and mark our email as safe. If you do not receive a welcome message in a timely fashion or have any questions on becoming a member, please call us at (207) 780-5039 or email us at mpc@mainephilanthropy.org.

Nonprofit Members

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Options for payment include mailing a check or paying with a credit card online. 

2019 Membership Investment Amounts

Membership fees are based on operating budget. For 2019, membership tiers are as follows:

  • $50 (Small Nonprofit - up to $75,000)
  • $100 (Mid-Size Nonprofit - $75,000-$250,000)
  • $250 (Large Nonprofit - over $250,000)

 

2020 Membership Investment Amounts

In 2020, the Maine Philanthropy Center will implement new membership investment tiers for its Nonprofit Members. Membership amounts will continue to be based upon an organization’s operating budget, but in order to better reflect the diverse budgets of Maine’s nonprofits, there will be four membership investment tiers, rather than the current three. 2020 membership rates will be as follows:

Organization’s Operating Budget

Membership Investment Amount

Up to $99,999

$60

$100,000 - $499,999

$120

$500,000 - $4,999,999

$275

$5,000,000 and over

$350


Consultant or Professional Advisor Members

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2019 Membership Investment Amounts

Annual membership fees are based on number of staff:

  • $100 (1-3 professionals)
  • $250 (4-9)
  • $500 (10 and over)

 

2020 Membership Investment Amounts

In 2020, the Maine Philanthropy Center will implement new membership investment tiers for Consultant and Professional Advisor Members. Membership amounts will continue to be based upon staffing. 2020 membership rates will be as follows:

  • $110 (1-3 professionals)
  • $275 (4-9)
  • $550 (10 and over)