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.

Cathance River Education Alliance

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Topsham, ME 04086
United States
Phone: 
(207) 331-3202
Mission: 
To foster wise use of the Cathance River Nature Preserve; to deepen ecological awareness through nature-based learning among students, educators, and the public; and to promote environmental stewardship.
Geographic Focus: 

Catholic Charities Maine

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04104
United States
Phone: 
(207) 781-8550
Mission: 
Catholic Charities empowers and strengthen individuals and families of all faiths by providing innovative community-based social services throughout Maine.
Geographic Focus: 

Coastal Children's Museum

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Rockland, ME 04841
United States
Phone: 
(207) 596-0300
Mission: 
Our mission is to provide children and families the opportunity to explore, discover and learn through play, about the natural world, the arts and sciences, and the diversity of the Maine's mid-coast region.
Geographic Focus: 

Community Caring Collaborative

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
East Machias, ME 04630
United States
Phone: 
(207) 214-7792
Mission: 
The mission of the CC is to nurture and sustain collaboration that expands resources and results in greater hope, health and well being for Washington County people.
Geographic Focus: 

19th Century Curran Villages at Orrington & Newfield

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Orrington, ME 04474
United States
Phone: 
(207) 205-4849
Mission: 
Hands-on history with connections to science, technology, engineering and mathematics
Geographic Focus: 

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
Geographic Focus: 

Friends of Starling Hall

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Kents Hill, ME 04349
United States
Phone: 
(207) 293-4344
Mission: 
Our immediate goal is to bring the hall up to code and return it to the uses it once served fro Fayette citzens.
Geographic Focus: 

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.
Geographic Focus: 

Good Will-Hinckley

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Hinckley, ME 04944
United States
Phone: 
(207) 238-4000
Mission: 
The purpose of this organization shall be to provide a home for the reception and support of needy boys and girls who are in need of a home and a helping hand, to maintain and operate a school for them and to attend to the physical, industrial, moral and spiritual development of those who shall be placed in its care; its spirit to be evangelical without being sectarian.
Geographic Focus: 

Houlton Band of Maliseet Indians

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Littleton, ME 04730
United States
Phone: 
(207) 532-4273
Mission: 
To provide programs and services that enable a better quality of life and self sufficiency of our tribal members.

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.
Geographic Focus: 

Island Institute

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Rockland, ME 04841
United States
Phone: 
(207) 594-9209
Other Business Information: 
The Island Institute works to sustain Maine's island and remote coastal communities, and exchange ideas and experiences to further the sustainability of communities here and elsewhere...

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.
Geographic Focus: 

Maine 4-H Foundation

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Orono, ME 04469
United States
Phone: 
(207) 615-7300
Mission: 
The Pine Tree 4-H Foundation (DBA Maine 4-H Foundation) was established in 1961 to help support University of Maine's Cooperative Extenstion 4-H educational programs. We achieve this by promoting, fostering, and encouraging programs in youth education development and leadership. This function is carried out through the University of Maine Cooperative Extension for more than 25,000 Maine youth. The work of the Foundation would not be possible without its many volunteers, donors, and sponsors.
Geographic Focus: 

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.
Geographic Focus: 

Maine College Circle

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Yarmouth, ME 04096
United States
Phone: 
(207) 846-6770
Mission: 
To raise early aspirations for continued education and a brighter future. We do this by providing 1) early information, 2) early inspiration, 3) early community celebration, and 4) an emphasis on the value of effort. We do this to help build a brighter future for the children and the communities of rural Maine.

Maine Family Resource Center

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Danforth, ME 04424
United States
Phone: 
2074482383
Mission: 
The mission of the Maine Family Resource Center is to support the development and growth of healthy families and communities in Northern Maine with a focus on supporting all students in meeting academic standards, graduating high school, and preparing them for responsible citizenship, further learning and productive employment.
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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.

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.
Geographic Focus: 

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