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.

The Center for Wisdom's Women

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Lewiston, ME 04243
United States
Phone: 
(207) 513-3922
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
A sacred and safe space for the support and empowerment of women.
Geographic Focus: 

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.
Geographic Focus: 

Family Violence Project

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Augusta, ME 04047
United States
Phone: 
(207) 623-8637
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
To end domestic abuse in Kennebec and Somerset Counties by increasing victim safety, empowering survivors and advocating for social change.
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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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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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Genesis Community Loan Fund

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Brunswick, ME 04011
United States
Phone: 
(207) 844-2035
Mission: 
Community Development Financial Institution - financing and technical assistance for the creation of affordable housing and community facilities.
Geographic Focus: 

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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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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Lincoln County Dental

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Boothbay, ME 04537
United States
Phone: 
(207) 563-8668
Mission: 
To provide access to dental care to those individuals who are at or below 150% of the federal poverty line and have no dental home.
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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.

Preble Street

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04101
United States
Phone: 
(207) 775-0026
Mission: 
The mission of Preble Street is to provide accessible, barrier-free services to empower people experiencing problems with homelessness, housing, hunger, and poverty; and to advocate for solutions to these problems.

Tear Cap Workshops

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

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.
Geographic Focus: 

Wabanaki Public Health

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

Women's Health Resource Library

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Milbridge, ME 04658
United States
Phone: 
(207) 546-7677
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
Our mission is to advance and promote the health and well-being of the woman, her family and her community. Our vision is a community where women are empowered to achieve optimum health.