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.

Apex Youth Connection

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Biddeford, ME 04005
United States
Phone: 
(207) 282-9700
Mission: 
Provide youth enrichment opportunities for personal growth through bicycling-related (and other adventure-based/hands-on) activities.
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Appalachian Mountain Club

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Boston, MA 02129
United States
Phone: 
617-523-0636
Mission: 
Founded in 1876, the Appalachian Mountain Club promotes the protection, enjoyment, and understanding of the mountains, forests, waters, and trails of America’s Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions. We believe these resources have intrinsic worth and also provide recreational opportunities, spiritual renewal, and ecological and economic health for the region. Because successful conservation depends on active engagement with the outdoors, we encourage people to experience, learn about, and appreciate the natural world.
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Cathance River Education Alliance

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Topsham, ME 04086
United States
Phone: 
(207) 331-3202
Mission: 
To foster wise use of the Cathance River Nature Preserve; to deepen ecological awareness through nature-based learning among students, educators, and the public; and to promote environmental stewardship.
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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.
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LCYC - Community Sailing & Education Foundation

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Islesford, ME 04646
United States
Phone: 
6172831506

The Liberation Institute

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Brunswick, ME 04011
United States
Phone: 
(207) 755-1035
Mission: 
The Liberation Institute is dedicated to providing educational, wellness, and recovery services to under-served populations throughout the Northeastern United States and beyond. Our charitable mission is to offer a broad array of classes and trainings to the incarcerated, recently released, and greater public. Utilizing a socially beneficial and responsible non-profit model we strive to better serve marginalized populations. Towards that end we use four complimentary modalities in the treatment of addiction. We also offer three courses and two trainings for credit. Please contact us for further information on how The Liberation Institute can help you or a loved one.
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Mahoosuc Pathways

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Bethel, ME 04217
United States
Phone: 
(207) 200-8240
Mission: 
To develop, maintain, and promote multi-use recreational trails. Our work connects communities in the Mahoosuc region, supports healthy lifestyles and local economies, and fosters respect for landowners and our natural resources.
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Maine Adaptive Sports & Recreation

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Newry, ME 04261
United States
Phone: 
(207) 824-2440
Mission: 
Formerly Maine Handicapped Skiing, Maine Adaptive Sports & Recreation (Maine Adaptive) is a 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to promote year-round education and training for individuals with disabilities in order to develop skills, enhance independence, and provide enjoyment through active recreation.
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Portland Wheelers

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04104
United States
Phone: 
(207) 232-7740
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
We are people in Greater Portland who want to give the gift of bicycling – or adaptive tricycling – to people with significant disabilities who, until now, could only dream of going for a ride. We are a new nonprofit, now in our third year, with a Board of Directors, a Council of Advisors, and scores of volunteers and donors. What we have in common: we all know the fun and exquisite thrill of riding a bike, and want to give this experience to those, young and old, who cannot ride on their own.
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YMCA Camp of Maine

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Winthop, ME 04364
United States
Phone: 
207-395-4200