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.

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.

Camp Beech Cliff

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Mount Desert, ME 04660
United States
Phone: 
(207) 244-0365
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
Camp Beech Cliff enriches the lives of people of all ages through its summer camps, year-round outdoor education, and recreation programs inspiring personal growth, connections among people, and an appreciation of the natural world.

Cobscook Institute

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Trescott, ME 04652
United States
Phone: 
(207) 733-2233
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
Create responsive educational opportunities that strengthen personal, community, and global well-being.
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Community Compass

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Blue Hill, ME 04614
United States
Phone: 
(207) 326-4372
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
Community Compass is a collaboration of community members, Neighborhood Navigators, and partner organizations working collectively to break the cycle of poverty by engaging the financially struggling, reducing barriers to prosperity, and building opportunity for all citizens of Blue Hill, Brooklin, Brooksville, Castine, Deer Isle, Orland, Penobscot, Sedgwick, Stonington, and Surry.
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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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Downeast Salmon Federation

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Columbia Falls, ME
United States
Phone: 
(207) 483-4336
Mission: 
Our Mission is to conserve wild Atlantic salmon and other sea-run fish and their habitats, restore a viable sports salmon fishery, and protect other important river, scenic, recreational, and ecological resources in eastern Maine.
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Food AND Medicine

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Brewer, ME 04412
United States
Phone: 
(207) 989-5860
Mission: 
Food AND Medicine’s mission is to organize, educate, and empower workers and our communities in the fight for economic and social justice. Food AND Medicine believes that by working together with unions, farmers, community groups, small businesses, and faith-based organizations we will create solutions and positive change.
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Gateway Milbridge

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Milbridge, ME 04658
United States
Phone: 
(404) 580-4630
Mission: 
To assist with a downtown revitalization effort for Milbridge through a variety of community focused projects including an emphasis on reopening the Milbridge Theatre as a full service Theatre and Community Arts Center.
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Island Connections

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
United States
Phone: 
(207) 288-4457
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
Island Connections provides free transportation and other services to seniors and people with disabilities from Mount Desert Island and the surrounding islands to enhance their independence and quality of life by utilizing our core group of dedicated volunteers.
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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...

LCYC - Community Sailing & Education Foundation

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Islesford, ME 04646
United States
Phone: 
6172831506

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.
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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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Mano en Mano / Hand in Hand

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04101
United States
Phone: 
(207) 546-3006
Mission: 
To work with immigrants and farmworkers so that they may settle and thrive in Maine
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New Surry Theatre

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Blue Hill, ME 04614
United States
Phone: 
2072004720
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Mission: 
New Surry Theatre's mission is to inspire, entertain and engage the community through live theatrical productions and theater arts education.
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New Ventures Maine

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Augusta, ME 04330
United States
Phone: 
207-621-3431
Mission: 
Helping Maine people succeed in the changing economy and achieve economic security for themselves and their families.

Oceanswide

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Newcastle, ME 04553
United States
Phone: 
(207) 620-6037

Passamaquoddy Bay Symphony Orchestra

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Eastport, ME 04631
United States
Phone: 
(207) 213-9145
Areas of Interest: 
Mission: 
The mission of PBSO is: to bring classical symphonic music to communities in Washington County, Maine, and Charlotte County, New Brunswick, Canada; to provide an arena in which musicians may meet, practice, and perform together; to provide a serious, hardworking orchestra in which musicians and students may develop their skills; to premiere new works by Maine composers.
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