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.

Central Maine Youth Makerspace

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
China, ME 04358
United States
Phone: 
2073142295
Mission: 
The mission of Central Maine Youth Makerspace is to improve educational and economic prospects for young people (grades 7-12) in Central Maine by advancing high-quality informal STEAM learning and traditional skill exploration and development opportunities. Please watch the overview of the concept at https://vimeo.com/530588805
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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
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Friends of Messalonskee Watershed

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Oakland, ME 04963
United States
Phone: 
207-618-8723
Mission: 
FOM is a grassroots, environmental non-profit dedicated to the protection of the Messalonskee Watershed
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Maine College Circle

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Cumberland, ME 04021
United States
Phone: 
(207) 318-5400
Mission: 
To inform and inspire early aspirations . . . to empower the youth of rural Maine . . . to build a brighter future for themselves . . . and for their communities.

Maine Family Resource Center

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Danforth, ME 04424
United States
Phone: 
2074482383
Mission: 
The mission of the Maine Family Resource Center is to support the development and growth of healthy families and communities in Northern Maine with a focus on supporting all students in meeting academic standards, graduating high school, and preparing them for responsible citizenship, further learning and productive employment.
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Maine's First Ship

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Bath, ME 04530
United States
Phone: 
(207) 443-4242
Mission: 
Maine's First Ship will build and operate a 51'6" reconstruction of the pinnance "Virginia" to promote an understanding and appreciation of Maine's shipbuilding heritage and general history of this area and its people. We will offer a range of educational programs, centered on historic ship design, construction, operation and maintenance skills designed to promote interest and participation in our local history and community. We will engage students of all ages in the "hands on history" reconstruction and operation of "Virginia" on the river and coast of Maine.

New Ventures Maine

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Augusta, ME 04330
United States
Phone: 
207-621-3431
Mission: 
Helping Maine people succeed in the changing economy and achieve economic security for themselves and their families.

Oceanswide

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Newcastle, ME 04553
United States
Phone: 
(207) 620-6037

The Opportunity Alliance

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
South Portland, ME 04106
United States
Phone: 
(207) 523-5030
Mission: 
The Opportunity Alliance works with people to build better lives and stronger communities. We provide advocacy, leadership and support to identify the goals and address the needs of individuals, families and communities.

PSL Services/STRIVE

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
South Portland, ME 04106
United States
Phone: 
(207) 879-0847
Mission: 
Serve people with development disabilities and mental health issues in the community to provide independence and opportunity.
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River Tree Arts

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Kennebunk, ME 04043
United States
Phone: 
(207) 967-9120
Mission: 
River Tree Arts’ mission is to offer the joy and benefits of music, theater, dance, and visual arts to all children, teens, and adults in the greater Kennebunk region, regardless of age, income, or prior experience. We believe the arts are crucial to building a vibrant and connected community, and therefore, we foster opportunities for people to come together to create, learn, and celebrate. Throughout the year, we offer a full schedule of classes, workshops, and private instruction; host an inspiring selection of gallery exhibits; and present a range of diverse performances and special events.
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Seeds of Independence

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Brunswick, ME 04011
United States
Phone: 
(207) 406-2365
Mission: 
Seeds of Independence is a nonprofit corporation, founded to help at risk youths in Maine reach their full potential as independent, productive members of society.
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The Telling Room

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME
United States
Phone: 
(207) 774-6064
Mission: 
The Telling Room is a nonprofit in Portland, Maine dedicated to the idea that children and young adults are natural storytellers. Focused on young writers ages 6 to 18, we seek to build confidence, strengthen literacy skills, and provide real audiences for our students. We believe that the power of creative expression can change our communities and prepare our youth for success.
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