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.

Partners for World Health

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04103
United States
Phone: 
(207) 774-5555
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Portland Conservatory of Music

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04103
United States
Phone: 
(207) 775-3356

Portland Ovations

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04101
United States
Phone: 
(207) 773-3150
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Mission: 
Portland Ovations contributes to the cultural, social, and economic well-being of our community by presenting an array of high quality performing artists from around the world and creating diverse educational experiences that bring the enjoyment, energy and enrichment of the arts for all.
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Presumpscot Regional Land Trust

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Gorham, ME 04038
United States
Phone: 
(207) 839-4633
Mission: 
Presumpscot Regional Land Trust supports healthy lands, waters, wildlife, and people across the Presumpscot River watershed through conservation, water quality monitoring, education, and public access.
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ProsperityME

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
United States
Phone: 
(207) 797-7890
Mission: 
CFL empowers, through education and counseling, members of refugee and immigrant communities to invest in themselves to build financial stability, careers, businesses and wealth.
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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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Restorative Justice Institute of Maine

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04101
United States
Phone: 
(207) 619-3630
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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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Rufus Porter Museum of Art and Ingenuity

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Bridgton, ME 04009
United States
Phone: 
(207) 647-2828
Mission: 
The Rufus Porter Museum of Art and Ingenuity celebrates the life, times, and legacy of a remarkable 19th century New Englander through preservation and promotion of creativity and invention.

Safe Passage

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
New Gloucester, ME 04260
United States
Phone: 
2078461188
Mission: 
Empowering the poorest, at-risk children of families working in the community of the Guatemala City Garbage Dump, by creating opportunities and fostering dignity through the power of education.
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Sebago Long Lake Music Festival

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Harrison, ME 04040
United States
Phone: 
(207) 647-2111
Mission: 
The Sebago-Long Lake Music Festival has brought the joys of chamber music to western Maine for over forty years. Every summer, SLLMF presents a much anticipated chamber music series at the Deertrees Theatre in Harrison. Outreach events include youth concerts, community programs, and series concerts, repeated around the state. Performers of the highest caliber come from around the country and abroad.

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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Sexual Assault Response Services of Southern Maine

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04104
United States
Phone: 
(207) 828-1035
Mission: 
To help victims/survivors of sexual violence through advocacy and support, and to provide prevention education programming to students and the community.
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Southern Maine Astronomers

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Brunswick, ME 04011
United States
Phone: 
2077514651
Mission: 
Southern Maine Astronomers, SMA, is a non-profit, 501 (c) (3) organization, dedicated to public outreach and education in the science of astronomy. SMA is also a community of interested professional and amateur astronomers, exchanging ideas and information at meetings, through googleGroups.com and the Night Sky Network. As a member of the International Dark Sky Association, SMA is actively involved in fighting light pollution and preserving our dark Maine skies. Club members of SMA provide advanced astronomical equipment and mentorship to members, students and the general public interested in astronomy. We also plan for star parties where naked eye, binocular and telescopic viewing take place with the support of trained volunteers. SMA’s monthly meetings feature occasional lectures by experts in astronomy, "what's up" this month, discussions among members and member presentations. SMA has partnered with "Cornerstones of Science" and the Library Telescope Program, recently changed to the STAR Program; Sharing Telescopes And Resources. We modify telescopes, provide assistance, Hands-on training and mentoring for the staff at participating Libraries. SMA meets at 7PM, the first Thursday of the month, unless otherwise noted, at the Southworth Planetarium, USM Campus, Falmouth Street, Portland, ME. However, due to COVID 19, all meetings are via Zoom until further notice.
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Southern Maine Conservation Collaborative

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04101
United States
Phone: 
(207) 699-2989
Mission: 
The Southern Maine Conservation Collaborative accelerates conservation work in Southern Maine by providing technical and administrative support, and expanding meaningful partnerships.
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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.
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The Sustainability Lab/Fork Food Lab

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Yarmouth, ME 04096
United States
Phone: 
2078311438
Mission: 
Fork Food Lab is a non-profit food business incubator and shared commercial kitchen focused on growing the local food economy. We support the growth of sustainable Maine-based food businesses by providing entrepreneurs with workspace, equipment, resources, and access to locally sourced ingredients.
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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.
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Tear Cap Workshops

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Hiram, ME 04041
United States
Phone: 
(207) 625-3396

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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