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.

Appalachian Mountain Club

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Boston, MA 02129
United States
Phone: 
617-523-0636
Mission: 
Founded in 1876, the Appalachian Mountain Club promotes the protection, enjoyment, and understanding of the mountains, forests, waters, and trails of America’s Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions. We believe these resources have intrinsic worth and also provide recreational opportunities, spiritual renewal, and ecological and economic health for the region. Because successful conservation depends on active engagement with the outdoors, we encourage people to experience, learn about, and appreciate the natural world.
Geographic Focus: 

Ferry Beach Park Assocation

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Saco, ME 04072
United States
Phone: 
(207) 282-4489
Mission: 
Ferry Beach is a retreat and conference center on the beach in Saco, Maine, providing opportunities for individuals, families and organizations to awaken the human spirit.

Frances Perkins Center

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Newcastle, ME 04553
United States
Phone: 
(207) 563-3374
Mission: 
The Frances Perkins Center honors the legacy of Frances Perkins by sharing her commitment to the principle that government should provide all its people with the best possible life, and by preserving the place that shaped her character. The Center convenes leaders and future leaders in public policy, labor and related fields to generate creative solutions to today’s social and economic problems and teaches students of all ages about a remarkable woman whose work continues to improve the lives of ordinary Americans.
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Healthy Communities of the Capital Area

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Gardiner, ME 04345
United States
Phone: 
(207) 588-5353
Mission: 
To convene people, organizations, and communities to collaborate on quality of life and public health issues.

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.

Land For Southport's Future

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Southport Island, ME 04576
United States
Mission: 
Land for Southport’s Future (LFSF) is a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) nonprofit established to create a sustainable fund to buy and preserve land and resources on Southport Island for use by the entire community and to give the people an ongoing voice in the future of this island. Our immediate goal is to purchase the former home and adjacent land of cartographer and artist Ruth Lepper Gardner, as a center for community engagement and a space to host educational opportunities, and to assure a forever access to the nearby shoreline.
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Maine Preservation

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Yarmouth, ME 04096
United States
Phone: 
(207) 847-3577
Mission: 
Historic Preservation
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Maine Equal Justice Partners

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Augusta, ME
United States
Phone: 
(207) 626-7058
Mission: 
Find solutions to poverty and improve the lives of people with low-income in Maine.
Geographic Focus: 

Medical Care Development, Inc.

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Augusta, ME 04330
United States
Phone: 
(207) 622-7566
Mission: 
Improve health and well-being of people both nationally and internationally

New Ventures Maine

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Augusta, ME 04330
United States
Phone: 
(207) 621-3437
Mission: 
Helping Maine people succeed in the changing economy and achieve economic security for themselves and their families.

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.

Sierra Club Maine

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04101
United States
Phone: 
(207) 761-5616
Mission: 
Explore, Enjoy Protect the Environment including Diversity Equity and Inclusion
Geographic Focus: 

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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Unity College

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Unity, ME 04988
United States
Phone: 
(207) 948-9142
Mission: 
Through the framework of sustainability science, Unity College provides a liberal arts education that emphasizes the environment and natural resources. Through experiential and collaborative learning, our graduates emerge as responsible citizens, environmental stewards, and visionary leaders.
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Wabanaki Public Health

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Orono, ME 04473
United States
Phone: 
(207) 866-1054