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.

Albiston Foundation

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Carrabassett Valley, ME 04947
United States
Phone: 
(207) 576-6621
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Mission: 
Adaptive Gateway to the Outdoors
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Allagash Wilderness Waterway Foundation

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Bangor, ME 04402
United States
Phone: 
(207) 974.9265
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Mission: 
The Allagash Wilderness Waterway Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation created to enhance the wilderness character of the Allagash Wilderness Waterway, protect its environment, preserve its historic and cultural values and foster knowledge and understanding of the Waterway.
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Avesta Housing

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

Chewonki Foundation

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Wiscasset, ME 04578
United States
Phone: 
(207) 882-7323 x127
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Wayfinder Schools

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Camden, ME 04843
United States
Phone: 
(207) 926-4532
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Mission: 
Wayfinder Schools offer students the experience necessary to discover their strengths and skills, connect with their families, practice personal responsibility, contribute to their communities, and earn a high school diploma.
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Eastern Maine Development Corporation

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Bangor, ME 04401
United States
Phone: 
(207) 942-6389
Mission: 
Leading Eastern Maine to a Strong Economic Future
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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
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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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Friends of Messalonskee Watershed

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Oakland, ME 04963
United States
Phone: 
207-618-8723
Mission: 
FOM is a grassroots, environmental non-profit dedicated to the protection of the Messalonskee Watershed
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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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Good Shepherd Food Bank

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Auburn, ME 04211
United States
Phone: 
(207) 782-3554
Mission: 
The mission of Good Shepherd Food Bank is to eliminate hunger in Maine by sourcing and distributing nutritious food to people in need, building strong community partnerships, and mobilizing the public in the fight to end hunger.
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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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Haystack Mountain School of Crafts

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Deer Isle, ME 04627
United States
Phone: 
(207) 348-2306
Mission: 
Research and studio program in the arts.
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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 Iris Network

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04102
United States
Phone: 
(207) 774-6273
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Mission: 
To help people who are blind or visually impaired to attain independence and community integration.
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Johnson Hall, Inc.

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Gardiner, ME 04345
United States
Phone: 
(207) 582-7144
Mission: 
To promote, create and inspire artistic excellence through the presentation of world-class entertainment and professional performing arts education and to drive cultural and economic growth for our community.
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