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.

Avesta Housing

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04101
United States
Phone: 
(207) 317-3914
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
Avesta Housing improves lives and strengthens communities by promoting and providing quality affordable homes for people in need.
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Community Concepts, Inc.

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
South Paris, ME 04281
United States
Phone: 
(207) 739-6535
Mission: 
To provide leadership, education and support services in central and western Maine to help residents meet immediate basic needs and move families out of poverty to self-sufficiency.
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.
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Friendship House

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
South Portland, ME 04106
United States
Phone: 
(207) 767-7403
Mission: 
To provide safe, sober housing to homeless men seeking recovery from alcoholism/drug addiction. To provide assistance in building a community support system, finding stable employment, as well as long term housing solutions.
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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.
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Greater Portland Community Land Trust

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04104
United States
Phone: 
(207) 370-2584
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
Our Mission is to create housing in the greater Portland area on land permanently preserved by the Community Land Trust that enables people of moderate means to reside in our community. We are a non-profit, membership-based organization which democratically elects our leadership to represent home owners, the neighborhoods in which our properties are located and interested residents from the community We seek to collaborate with neighborhoods, municipal governments, businesses, community organizations and individuals to address the need for affordable housing by putting land into a trust so that people with limited incomes can live in the Greater Portland Area We believe that by increasing opportunities for people to procure the housing they need, we will make the Portland area a more economically and culturally diverse and vibrant place to live.

Greater Portland Family Promise

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04104
United States
Phone: 
(207) 200-8672
Mission: 
Our mission is to help homeless and low-income families achieve sustainable independence through a community-based response.
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Habitat for Humanity 7 Rivers Maine

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Topsham, ME 04086
United States
Phone: 
(207) 504-9334
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
To build decent affordable housing for families.
Geographic Focus: 

Habitat for Humanity York County

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Kennebunk, ME 04043
United States
Phone: 
(207) 485-4850
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
Seeking to put God’s love into action, Habitat for Humanity York County brings people together to build homes, communities and hope.
Geographic Focus: 

Hope Acts

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04112
United States
Phone: 
(207) 228-1140
Mission: 
We provide housing, English classes and other resources that support immigrants in transitioning to life in Greater Portland and in achieving their goals for a successful future. We envision a community where immigrants are welcomed and empowered socially, emotionally, physically, economically and spiritually
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A House for ME

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Kittery, ME 03904
United States
Phone: 
(207) 451-6769
Mission: 
Our MISSION is to create safe, supported living situations that enable people with disabilities to fully integrate themselves into the local community.
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The Liberation Institute

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Brunswick, ME 04011
United States
Phone: 
(207) 755-1035
Mission: 
The Liberation Institute is dedicated to providing educational, wellness, and recovery services to under-served populations throughout the Northeastern United States and beyond. Our charitable mission is to offer a broad array of classes and trainings to the incarcerated, recently released, and greater public. Utilizing a socially beneficial and responsible non-profit model we strive to better serve marginalized populations. Towards that end we use four complimentary modalities in the treatment of addiction. We also offer three courses and two trainings for credit. Please contact us for further information on how The Liberation Institute can help you or a loved one.
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Maine Coalition to End Domestic Violence

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Augusta, ME 04330
United States
Phone: 
(207) 430-8334
Mission: 
The Maine Coalition to End Domestic Violence (MCEDV) mobilizes collaborative community action with and on behalf of a statewide network of Domestic Violence Resource Centers to ensure that all people affected by domestic abuse and violence in Maine are restored to safety and that perpetrators are held accountable. MCEDV builds partnerships that promote public policy, education, and systems advocacy to create and encourage a social, political, and economic environment that fosters communities where the diversity, dignity, and contributions of all are respected and celebrated, and domestic abuse and violence no longer exist.
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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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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.

Pine Tree Legal Assistance

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04112
United States
Phone: 
(207) 774-4753
Mission: 
We provide legal help to Maine people with low incomes.
Geographic Focus: 

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.

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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