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.

Bridgton Economic Development Corporation

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Bridgton, ME 04009
United States
Phone: 
(207) 577-0439
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Mission: 
The Bridgton Economic Development Corporation is an established Maine-based 501(c)(3) public-benefit corporation. Our aim is to develop, strategize, encourage, and expand high-quality and sustainable business, enterprise and job creation in Bridgton, Maine.

Bridgton Historical Society

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Bridgton, ME 04009
United States
Phone: 
(207) 647-3699
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Mission: 
Preserve and interpret the history of the Bridgton Community.

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.

Cultivating Community

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04104
United States
Phone: 
(207) 761-4769
Mission: 
To Create and sustain greater access to healthy, local foods; to empower people to play many roles in restoring the local, sustainable food system; to model, teach and advocate for ecological food production.

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

Friends of Portland Adult Education

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04104
United States
Phone: 
(207) 829-5592
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Mission: 
Friends of Portland Adult Education helps adult learners strive to become stronger citizens, employees, parents and entrepreneurs.
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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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Greater Portland Family Promise

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04104
United States
Phone: 
(207) 200-8672
Mission: 
Our mission is to help homeless and low-income families achieve sustainable independence through a community-based response.
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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.

LRSS - Healthcare Access Transportation Program

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Bangor, ME 04009
United States
Phone: 
(207) 647-2483
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Mission: 
Transportation for medical appointments: seniors, disabled, cancer patients, mental illness, and addiction recovery.

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.

MaineHealth Care at Home

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Saco, ME 04072
United States
Phone: 
(207) 284-4566
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Mission: 
Helping people to be as Healthy and Independent as possible at Home and in the Community

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.

Portland Buy Local

Funder Category: 
Nonprofit
Address: 
Portland, ME 04112
United States
Phone: 
2078997885
Mission: 
The Portland Independent Business & Community Alliance's mission is to support locally owned, independent businesses in Portland, to maintain our unique community character, provide continuing opportunities for entrepreneurs, build community economic strength, and prevent the displacement of community-based businesses by national and global chains. Our three focus areas are: Informing citizens of the values provided by community-based businesses and their importance to the local economy, culture and social fabric. Group branding, promotion and advertising to elevate the collective profile of our community-based businesses and bring to them some of the advantages chains enjoy. Creating strong relationships with local government and the media to inform local decision-making and give a voice to the locally owned independent business community.
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Portland Conservatory of Music

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

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