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.

Classical Uprising

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Brunswick, ME 04011
United States
Phone: 
(207) 725-4258
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Mission: 
The Oratorio Chorale is an independent organization of singers, which promotes the choral arts in mid-coast Maine. Its members seek personal musical growth and the joy of making music together. Under professional direction, they are committed to presenting public performances of the highest quality though diligent preparation and the best available musical resources.
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The Crowbait Club

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04101
United States
Phone: 
(207) 650-1276
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Mission: 
The Crowbait Club is a Maine non-profit Corporation and 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization, The purpose of The Crowbait Club is to inspire, nurture, educate, and empower artists and audiences, thereby enriching and celebrating the Maine arts community and the culture of the community at-large. The Crowbait Club is a performance and production company with a commitment to developing original theater artists and craftspeople and to provide a no barrier, very low cost gateway into the performing arts for those interested in trying it. We serve the community at large.

The Falmouth Historical Society

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Falmouth, ME 04105
United States
Phone: 
207-781-4727
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Mission: 
The Society is one of 144 town historical societies in Maine which, along with the flagship Maine Historical Society, preserve artifacts and documents related to Maine's history to inform present and future generations of our state's heritage. Our focus includes present day Falmouth as well as Ancient Falmouth which, prior to 1765, encompassed today's towns of Falmouth and Cape Elizabeth as well as the cities of Portland, South Portland and Westbrook.
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Foundation for Portland Public Schools

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04101
United States
Phone: 
207-842-4680
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Mission: 
The Foundation for Portland Public Schools is committed to raising philanthropic support to enhance educational opportunities for present and future students in Portland's public schools.
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Freeport Community Services

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Freeport, ME 04032
United States
Phone: 
(207) 865-3985
Mission: 
To enrich lives, connect neighbors, and help those in need in Freeport and Pownal.
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Furniture Friends

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Westbrook, ME 04008
United States
Phone: 
(207) 415-6978
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Mission: 
Furniture Friends is a non-profit that provides donated furniture at no charge to people in need throughout Greater Portland. With ongoing support for the community, we are able to fulfill our mission of "Creating Homes. Rebuilding Lives."
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Hope Acts

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04112
United States
Phone: 
(207) 228-1140
Mission: 
We provide housing, English classes and other resources that support immigrants in transitioning to life in Greater Portland and in achieving their goals for a successful future. We envision a community where immigrants are welcomed and empowered socially, emotionally, physically, economically and spiritually
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Loon Echo Land Trust

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Bridgton, ME 04009
United States
Phone: 
207-647-4352
Mission: 
Loon Echo Land Trust protects land in the northern Sebago Lake region of Maine to conserve its natural resources and character for future generations.

Mechanics' Hall

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04101
United States
Phone: 
(207) 773-8396
Mission: 
Founded by the Maine Charitable Mechanic Association, Mechanics' Hall is a historic venue committed to supporting the intellectual and creative growth of our members and community through programs and events rooted in the humanities and mechanical arts. We are stewards of a landmark building that houses a grand ballroom, classroom space, and the 8th oldest membership library in the country. From this space, we offer educational programs, literary events, live music and performance, and lectures. We collaborate with organizations and individuals who share a passion for literature, performing arts, thoughtful discussion, and creative impact.

New England Arab American Organization

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Westbrook, ME 04092
United States
Phone: 
207-347-0249
Mission: 
NEAAO mission is to help ease the integration of Arab Immigrants into the American society and Bridge the gap between the cultures
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Portland Conservatory of Music

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04103
United States
Phone: 
(207) 775-3356

Portland Public Library

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04101
United States
Phone: 
(207) 347-1870

Portland Trails

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04101
United States
Phone: 
(207) 775-2411
Mission: 
A nonprofit urban land trust - transforms Greater Portland into a healthier community for people-powered transportation, conservation and recreation by creating and maintaining a network of trails and green spaces that connect people with places.
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Preble Street

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04101
United States
Phone: 
(207) 775-0026
Mission: 
The mission of Preble Street is to provide accessible, barrier-free services to empower people experiencing problems with homelessness, housing, hunger, and poverty; and to advocate for solutions to these problems.

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.
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Rufus Porter Museum of Art and Ingenuity

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Bridgton, ME 04009
United States
Phone: 
(207) 647-2828
Mission: 
The Rufus Porter Museum of Art and Ingenuity celebrates the life, times, and legacy of a remarkable 19th century New Englander through preservation and promotion of creativity and invention.

Sebago Long Lake Music Festival

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Harrison, ME 04040
United States
Phone: 
(207) 647-2111
Mission: 
The Sebago-Long Lake Music Festival has brought the joys of chamber music to western Maine for over forty years. Every summer, SLLMF presents a much anticipated chamber music series at the Deertrees Theatre in Harrison. Outreach events include youth concerts, community programs, and series concerts, repeated around the state. Performers of the highest caliber come from around the country and abroad.

Shalom House, Inc.

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04102
United States
Phone: 
(207) 874-1080
Mission: 
Shalom House offers hope for adults living with severe mental illness by providing an array of community based mental health services and a choice of quality housing that help people lead stable and fulfilling lives in the community.

Spaulding Memorial Library

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Sebago, ME 04029
United States
Phone: 
(207) 787-2321
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Mission: 
To make available materials and devices to impart knowledge and entertainment for our local community.
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