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
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
Adaptive Gateway to the Outdoors
Geographic Focus: 

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.

Cooperative Development Institute

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Northampton, MA 01061-1051
United States
Phone: 
413-665-1271
Mission: 
Our mission is to work with people in the Northeast to create cooperative businesses and networks that grow a prosperous, equitable economy.
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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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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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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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Hewnoaks Artist Colony

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04112
United States
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
Give artists time and space to create within a natural, rustic environment. Establish an artist colony that honors the Volk family tradition. Preserve the land and buildings of Hewnoaks. Engage the local community.
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Maine Mathematics and Science Alliance

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Augusta, ME 04330
United States
Phone: 
(207) 626-3230
Mission: 
To enhance science, technology, engineering, and mathematics education for the purpose of raising student aspirations and achievement, so that all students will connect with and become proficient in these content areas.
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The Maine Project for Fine Art Conservation

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04101
United States
Phone: 
(207) 871-1678
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
The Maine Project for Fine Art Conservation-Project MEAC is the only non-profit Fine Art Conservation lab/studio in Maine and is located in Portland. Project MEAC is committed to conserve and preserve art from historical societies, families, individuals and museums. We are also dedicated to the conservation and preservation of civic art that are present in our libraries, schools, city halls throughout Maine. We at Project MEAC believe that these artworks belong to a complex historical patchwork. Conserving and preserving them will help define our cultural heritage for future generations.
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Maine's First Ship

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Bath, ME 04530
United States
Phone: 
(207) 443-4242
Mission: 
Maine's First Ship will build and operate a 51'6" reconstruction of the pinnance "Virginia" to promote an understanding and appreciation of Maine's shipbuilding heritage and general history of this area and its people. We will offer a range of educational programs, centered on historic ship design, construction, operation and maintenance skills designed to promote interest and participation in our local history and community. We will engage students of all ages in the "hands on history" reconstruction and operation of "Virginia" on the river and coast of 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.

Medical Care Development, Inc.

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Augusta, ME 04330
United States
Phone: 
(207) 622-7566
Mission: 
Improve health and well-being of people both nationally and internationally

Portland Museum of Art

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04101
United States
Phone: 
(207) 775-6148
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
The Portland Museum of Art strives to engage audiences in a dialogue about the relevance of art and culture to our everyday lives and is committed to the stewardship and growth of the collection.

SeedMoney

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Scarborough, ME 04074
United States
Phone: 
2079560606
Mission: 
SeedMoney helps vulnerable populations access healthy foods and gardens by providing technical and financial assistance to small, community-based food garden projects such as food bank gardens, community gardens, youth gardens and homeless shelter gardens.

THRIVE New England

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Sanford, ME 04073
United States
Phone: 
(978) 869-3445
Mission: 
THRIVE New England prevents the sexual exploitation and trafficking of New England children and provides restorative whole person care for teen survivors.
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Volunteers of America Northern New England

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Brunswick, ME 04011
United States
Phone: 
(207) 373-1140
Mission: 
Volunteers of America helps the most vulnerable and under-served people achieve their full potential.