Maine Philanthropy Center

Building Connections for Maine Grantmakers

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: 

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.
Geographic Focus: 

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.
Geographic Focus: 

Catholic Charities Maine

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04104
United States
Phone: 
(207) 781-8550
Mission: 
Catholic Charities empowers and strengthen individuals and families of all faiths by providing innovative community-based social services throughout Maine.
Geographic Focus: 

Chewonki Foundation

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Wiscasset, ME 04578
United States
Phone: 
(207) 882-7323 x127
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Coastal Children's Museum

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Rockland, ME 04841
United States
Phone: 
(207) 596-0300
Mission: 
Our mission is to provide children and families the opportunity to explore, discover and learn through play, about the natural world, the arts and sciences, and the diversity of the Maine's mid-coast region.
Geographic Focus: 

College of the Atlantic

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
United States
Phone: 
(207) 801-5621

Wayfinder Schools

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
New Gloucester, ME 04260
United States
Phone: 
(207) 926-4532
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
Wayfinder Schools offer students the experience necessary to discover their strengths and skills, connect with their families, practice personal responsibility, contribute to their communities, and earn a high school diploma.
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Community Caring Collaborative

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
East Machias, ME 04630
United States
Phone: 
(207) 214-7792
Mission: 
The mission of the CC is to nurture and sustain collaboration that expands resources and results in greater hope, health and well being for Washington County people.
Geographic Focus: 

19th Century Curran Villages at Orrington & Newfield

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Orrington, ME 04474
United States
Phone: 
(207) 205-4849
Mission: 
Hands-on history with connections to science, technology, engineering and mathematics
Geographic Focus: 

Downeast Salmon Federation

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Columbia Falls, ME
United States
Phone: 
(207) 483-4336
Mission: 
Our Mission is to conserve wild Atlantic salmon and other sea-run fish and their habitats, restore a viable sports salmon fishery, and protect other important river, scenic, recreational, and ecological resources in eastern Maine.
Geographic Focus: 

The Ecology School

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Saco, ME 04072
United States
Phone: 
(207) 283-9951
Mission: 
Foster stewardship for the earth by teaching the science of ecology and the practice of sustainability
Geographic Focus: 

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.
Geographic Focus: 

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: 

Friends of Portland Adult Education

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04104
United States
Phone: 
(207) 829-5592
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
Friends of Portland Adult Education helps adult learners strive to become stronger citizens, employees, parents and entrepreneurs.
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: 

George Stevens Academy

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Blue Hill, ME 04614
United States
Phone: 
(207) 374-2808
Mission: 
George Stevens Academy is an independent high school on the coast of Maine. The academy is a caring educational community committed to meeting the needs of each local and boarding student with a challenging, comprehensive academic and experiential program that fosters the pursuit of knowledge, inspires creativity, develops self-reliance, and prepares graduates for a purposeful life in a changing world. (Adopted by the Board of Trustees in June 2013 and amended in October 2017)

Good Will-Hinckley

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Hinckley, ME 04944
United States
Phone: 
(207) 238-4000
Mission: 
The purpose of this organization shall be to provide a home for the reception and support of needy boys and girls who are in need of a home and a helping hand, to maintain and operate a school for them and to attend to the physical, industrial, moral and spiritual development of those who shall be placed in its care; its spirit to be evangelical without being sectarian.
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Hardy Girls Healthy Women

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Waterville, ME 04903-0821
United States
Phone: 
207.387.0553
Mission: 
Hardy Girls puts the power in girls hands to challenge a society that ignores their brilliance. We dare adult allies to join us in standing with girls. Our vision is girls causing a ruckus.
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