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.

Blue Hill Heritage Trust

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Blue Hill, ME 04614
United States
Phone: 
(207) 374-5118
Mission: 
To conserve in perpetuity land and water resources that support the long-term health and well-being of the natural and human communities on the Blue Hill Penisula.
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Brunswick-Topsham Land Trust

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Brunswick, ME 04011
United States
Phone: 
(207) 729-7694
Mission: 
To preserve, protect and steward the cherished landscapes and rich natural resources of our communities, to provide access for recreation, and to support local agriculture and other traditional land uses, now and for generations to come.
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Covenant Community Land Trust

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Orland, ME 04472
United States
Phone: 
(207) 619-2246
Mission: 
Build cooperative community through affordable housing and conservation.
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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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Food AND Medicine

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Brewer, ME 04412
United States
Phone: 
(207) 989-5860
Mission: 
Food AND Medicine’s mission is to organize, educate, and empower workers and our communities in the fight for economic and social justice. Food AND Medicine believes that by working together with unions, farmers, community groups, small businesses, and faith-based organizations we will create solutions and positive change.
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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.
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Good Shepherd Food Bank

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Auburn, ME 04211
United States
Phone: 
(207) 782-3554
Mission: 
The mission of Good Shepherd Food Bank is to eliminate hunger in Maine by sourcing and distributing nutritious food to people in need, building strong community partnerships, and mobilizing the public in the fight to end hunger.
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Island Heritage Trust

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Deer Isle, ME 04627
United States
Phone: 
(207) 348-2455
Mission: 
Island Heritage Trust contributes to the well-being of the island community by conserving its distinctive landscapes and natural resources, maintaining public access to valued trails, shorelines and islands, and by providing educational programming for all ages.
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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 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.
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Maine Coast Fishermen's Association

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Brunswick, ME 04011
United States
Phone: 
(207) 619-1755
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
The Maine Coast Fisherman's Association is an industry-based non-profit that identifies and fosters ways to restore the fisheries of the Gulf of Maine and sustain Maine's fishing communities for future generations.
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Maine Organic Farmers and Garderners Association

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Unity, ME 04988
United States
Phone: 
(207) 568-4142
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
The Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association (MOFGA) is a broad-based community that educates about and advocates for organic agriculture, illuminating its interdependence with a healthy environment, local food production, and thriving communities.
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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
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MCH, Inc.

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Rockland, ME 04841
United States
Phone: 
(207) 596-6477
Mission: 
Provide housing, Meals on Wheels and support services to older adults
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ReTreeUS

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Durham, ME 04222
United States
Phone: 
(207) 319-4937
Mission: 
The mission of ReTreeUS is to promote an environmentally sustainable, socially just food system through education, practical resources, and mentorship. We plant orchards in schools and provide educational programs that empower people to be healthy environmental stewards.
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The Sustainability Lab

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Yarmouth, ME 04096
United States
Phone: 
(207) 831-1438
Mission: 
The Sustainability Lab explores the challenges and opportunities presented by the convergence of human activity, the natural environment and technology against the backdrop of exponential population growth, global climate change and an increasing disparity between the rich and the poor.
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Tear Cap Workshops

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

Veggies to Table

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Newcastle, ME 04553
United States
Phone: 
207-253-9803
Mission: 
Veggies to Table grows top quality organic produce to donate to local people experiencing food insecurity, creates community through volunteerism and provides education around healthy food.
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Wayside Food Programs

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04104
United States
Phone: 
(207) 775-4939
Mission: 
Vision All people should have access to the food they need. Mission The Mission of Wayside is to increase access to food for those in need in Southern Maine by providing a system for community based volunteers who serve prepared meals where such meals are needed, and by collaborating with other hunger agencies in developing an efficient network for the collection and equitable distribution of food. Programs Include: Food Rescue; Mobile Food Pantries; USDA Commodities Non-Food Essentials; CSFP Commodity Supplemental Food; Community Meals; Summer Pop-Up Picnics; Healthy Snacks for Kids; Garden Projects; Processing Fresh Foods.
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