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.

Maine Audubon

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Falmouth, ME 04105
United States
Phone: 
2077812330207
Mission: 
Maine Audubon conserves wildlife and wildlife habitat by engaging people of all ages in education, conservation, and action.
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Maine Boys to Men

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Falmouth, ME 04105
United States
Phone: 
(207) 774-9994

Maine Center for Coastal Fisheries

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Stonington, ME 04681
United States
Phone: 
(207) 367-2708
Mission: 
Secure a sustainable future for fisheries and fishing communities in Eastern Maine and beyond.
Geographic Focus: 

Maine College Circle

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Yarmouth, ME 04096
United States
Phone: 
(207) 846-6770
Mission: 
To raise early aspirations for continued education and a brighter future. We do this by providing 1) early information, 2) early inspiration, 3) early community celebration, and 4) an emphasis on the value of effort. We do this to help build a brighter future for the children and the communities of rural Maine.

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 Mathematics and Science Alliance

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Augusta, ME 04330
United States
Phone: 
(207) 626-3230
Mission: 
To enhance science, technology, engineering, and mathematics education for the purpose of raising student aspirations and achievement, so that all students will connect with and become proficient in these content areas.
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The Maine Project for Fine Art Conservation

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
United States
Phone: 
(207) 871-1678
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
The Maine Project for Fine Art Conservation-Project MEAC is the only non-profit Fine Art Conservation lab/studio in Maine and is located in Portland. Project MEAC is committed to conserve and preserve art from historical societies, families, individuals and museums. We are also dedicated to the conservation and preservation of civic art that are present in our libraries, schools, city halls throughout Maine. We at Project MEAC believe that these artworks belong to a complex historical patchwork. Conserving and preserving them will help define our cultural heritage for future generations.
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Maine State Library

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Augusta, ME 04333
United States
Phone: 
(207) 287-5643
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
Serve public
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Lake Stewards of Maine

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Auburn, ME 04240
United States
Phone: 
(207) 783-7733
Mission: 
The Mission of the Maine Volunteer Lake Monitoring Program is to support stewardship of Maine lakes through widespread citizen participation in the gathering and dissemination of credible scientific information pertaining to lake health. The VLMP trains, certifies and provides technical support to hundreds of volunteers who monitor a wide range of indicators of water quality, assess watershed health and function, and screen lakes for invasive aquatic plants and animals. In addition to being the primary source of lake data in the State of Maine, VLMP volunteers benefit their local lakes by playing key stewardship and leadership roles in their communities.
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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.

Mano en Mano / Hand in Hand

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04101
United States
Phone: 
(207) 546-3006
Mission: 
To work with immigrants and farmworkers so that they may settle and thrive in Maine
Geographic Focus: 

MapleStone

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Acton, ME 04001
United States
Phone: 
207-477-2829
Mission: 
To assist students who require an alternative learning environment by using a personalized approach to experiential education.
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Midcoast Literacy

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
United States
Phone: 
(207) 443-6384
Mission: 
Improving lives through literacy
Geographic Focus: 

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 England Arab American Organization

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Westbrook, ME 04092
United States
Phone: 
207-347-0249
Mission: 
NEAAO mission is to help ease the integration of Arab Immigrants into the American society and Bridge the gap between the cultures
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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

Operation Breaking Stereotypes

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Orono, ME 04473
United States
Phone: 
(207) 576-8000
Mission: 
Operation Breaking Stereotypes facilitates short-term exchanges among middle and high school students in Maine and New York City to address racial, ethnic, gender, and socioeconomic stereotypes.
Geographic Focus: 

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.

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