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.

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: 

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
Geographic Focus: 

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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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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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.

Maine Boys to Men

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04104
United States
Phone: 
(207) 774-9994

Maine Children's Alliance

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Augusta, ME 04330
United States
Phone: 
(207) 623-1868
Mission: 
The mission of the Maine Children’s Alliance is to advocate for sound public policies and promote best practices that improve the lives of children, youth, and families in Maine.
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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'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 Beginnings

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Lewiston, ME 04240
United States
Phone: 
(207) 795-4077
Mission: 
MISSION: New Beginnings partners with youth to create lasting change so all youth have a safe place to live and opportunities to grow. VISION: Our vision is a world in which all youth are safe and valued in their communities. WHAT WE DO: New Beginnings works with teens, young adults, their families, and other providers to ensure that vulnerable youth in Maine have access to the safe housing, supportive services, and connections to caring relationships that they need to become healthy and stable adults. We strive to provide the youth we serve with opportunities for the SAFETY, CONNECTION, and GROWTH that all young people need to thrive. Whether a young person is facing a night on the streets for the very first time or has been surviving on their own for years, New Beginnings can help.

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.

Norlands Living History Museum, Farm & Archive

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Livermore, ME 04253
United States
Phone: 
(207) 897-4366
Mission: 
Norlands Living History Museum, Farm & Archive is located in Livermore, Maine. Our mission is to preserve the heritage and traditions of 19th century rural Maine life, using living history methods to make the values, activities, and issues of the past relevant to present and future generations and to celebrate the achievements of Livermore's Washburn family.
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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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Spurwink Services

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04103
United States
Phone: 
(207) 871-1200
Mission: 
Spurwink Services provides behavioral health and education services for children,adult and families.
Geographic Focus: 

Sweetser

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Saco, ME 04072
United States
Phone: 
(207) 294-4484
Mission: 
To provide quality treatment, support and hope to children, adults and families through a network of mental health, behavioral health and educational services.
Geographic Focus: 

Trekkers

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Rockland, ME 04861
United States
Phone: 
2075945095
Mission: 
Cultivating the inherent strengths of young people through the power of long-term mentoring relationships.
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