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.

Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
E Boothbay, ME 04544
United States
Phone: 
(207) 315-2567 ext. 112
Mission: 
Our mission is to investigate the microbial drivers of global ocean processes through basic and applied research, education, and enterprise. What we are learning will be essential to the conservation and responsible use of the ocean and the many valuable services it provides.

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: 

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: 

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.

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.

Maine Preservation

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Yarmouth, ME 04096
United States
Phone: 
(207) 847-3577
Mission: 
Historic Preservation
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 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.
Geographic Focus: 

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.
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.

Manomet,Inc.

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Manomet, MA 02345
United States
Phone: 
(508) 224-6521
Mission: 
Applying science and engaging people to sustain our world.

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.

Renewal in the Wilderness

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04101
United States
Phone: 
(207) 200-3494
Mission: 
We guide wilderness encounters that cultivate and sustain cultures of compassion.
Geographic Focus: 

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.
Geographic Focus: 

Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Winter Harbor, ME 04693
United States
Phone: 
(207) 288-1360
Mission: 
To advance ecosystem science and learning for all ages through our unique partnerships with Acadia National Park.
Geographic Focus: 

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