Maine Philanthropy Center

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Member Listing: Nonprofits

Use this searchable listing to find nonprofit members of MPC. Click on the names below to view the organization’s issue areas, mission, and geographic area.

Biddeford Cultural and Heritage Center

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Biddeford, ME 04005
United States
Phone: 
207-283-3993
Mission: 
To preserve, share and teach the heritage,culture and history of Biddeford and all its people.
Geographic Focus: 

Blue Hill Bach

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Blue Hill, ME 04614
United States
Phone: 
(207) 590-2677
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
The mission of Blue Hill Bach is to present historically informed performances, recordings, and educational programs that explore vocal and instrumental music of the Baroque, as well as repertoire that demonstrates the place of Baroque music within the continuum of music history.
Geographic Focus: 

Bridgton Historical Society

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Bridgton, ME 04009
United States
Phone: 
(207) 647-3699
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
Preserve and interpret the history of the Bridgton Community.

Cary Library

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Houlton, ME 04730
United States
Phone: 
(207) 532-1302
Mission: 
Our mission is to strengthen our community by enhancing and contributing to individual knowledge and experiences, literacy development and lifelong learning through print, electronic resources, cultural activities, programs and services.
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The Crowbait Club

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04101
United States
Phone: 
(207) 650-1276
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
The Crowbait Club is a Maine non-profit Corporation and 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization, The purpose of The Crowbait Club is to inspire, nurture, educate, and empower artists and audiences, thereby enriching and celebrating the Maine arts community and the culture of the community at-large. The Crowbait Club is a performance and production company with a commitment to developing original theater artists and craftspeople and to provide a no barrier, very low cost gateway into the performing arts for those interested in trying it. We serve the community at large.

Ferry Beach Park Assocation

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Saco, ME 04072
United States
Phone: 
(207) 282-4489
Mission: 
Ferry Beach is a retreat and conference center on the beach in Saco, Maine, providing opportunities for individuals, families and organizations to awaken the human spirit.

Frances Perkins Center

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Newcastle, ME 04553
United States
Phone: 
(207) 563-3374
Mission: 
The Frances Perkins Center honors the legacy of Frances Perkins by sharing her commitment to the principle that government should provide all its people with the best possible life, and by preserving the place that shaped her character. The Center convenes leaders and future leaders in public policy, labor and related fields to generate creative solutions to today’s social and economic problems and teaches students of all ages about a remarkable woman whose work continues to improve the lives of ordinary Americans.
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Freedom Community Historical Society

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Freedom, ME 04941
United States
Phone: 
(207) 382-6155
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
Maintain history of Freedom, and restore Keene Hall.
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Friends of Starling Hall

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Kents Hill, ME 04349
United States
Phone: 
(207) 293-4344
Mission: 
Our immediate goal is to bring the hall up to code and return it to the uses it once served fro Fayette citzens.
Geographic Focus: 

St. Lawrence Arts

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04101
United States
Phone: 
(207) 347-7177
Mission: 
Arts & Culture, Neighborhood & Community, Historic Preservation

Gateway Milbridge

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Milbridge, ME 04658
United States
Phone: 
(404) 580-4630
Mission: 
To assist with a downtown revitalization effort for Milbridge through a variety of community focused projects including an emphasis on reopening the Milbridge Theatre as a full service Theatre and Community Arts Center.
Geographic Focus: 

Gedakina, Inc

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Bangor, ME 04402
United States
Phone: 
(413) 549-1320
Mission: 
Native American leadership development for youth and women; indigenous & sustainable food systems; cultural continuance; social and environmental justice & equity.
Geographic Focus: 

Haystack Mountain School of Crafts

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Deer Isle, ME 04627
United States
Phone: 
(207) 348-2306
Mission: 
Research and studio program in the arts.
Geographic Focus: 

Heart of Biddeford

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Biddeford, ME 04005
United States
Phone: 
(207) 284-8520
Mission: 
Downtown revitalization using the Main Street approach.
Geographic Focus: 

Houlton Band of Maliseet Indians

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Littleton, ME 04730
United States
Phone: 
(207) 532-4273
Mission: 
To provide programs and services that enable a better quality of life and self sufficiency of our tribal members.

Island Institute

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Rockland, ME 04841
United States
Phone: 
(207) 594-9209
Other Business Information: 
The Island Institute works to sustain Maine's island and remote coastal communities, and exchange ideas and experiences to further the sustainability of communities here and elsewhere...

Kennebec Historical Society

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Augusta, ME 04332
United States
Phone: 
(207) 622-7718
Mission: 
The purpose of the Kennebec Historical Society shall be to promote the study of the history of Kennebec County, the formation of collections of appropriate materials, and the dissemination of knowledge concerning this history.

Land For Southport's Future

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Southport Island, ME 04576
United States
Mission: 
Land for Southport’s Future (LFSF) is a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) nonprofit established to create a sustainable fund to buy and preserve land and resources on Southport Island for use by the entire community and to give the people an ongoing voice in the future of this island. Our immediate goal is to purchase the former home and adjacent land of cartographer and artist Ruth Lepper Gardner, as a center for community engagement and a space to host educational opportunities, and to assure a forever access to the nearby shoreline.
Geographic Focus: 

Maine Preservation

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Yarmouth, ME 04096
United States
Phone: 
(207) 847-3577
Mission: 
Historic Preservation
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