Maine Philanthropy Center

Building Connections for Maine Grantmakers

Member Spotlight

Because MPC members work on every side of an issue - as funders, nonprofits, foundation trustees, and volunteers - MPC is uniquely positioned to make connections among our members and make Maine a better place to live, work, and play. MPC's Member Spotlights are our chance to raise awareness of the philanthropy work happening in Maine, highlight new or interesting initiatives, and celebrate and recognize the people that make up the Maine philanthropy community.

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New Board Member Spotlight: Kati Denham

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07/05/2018

The Maine Philanthropy Center is lucky to have a dedicated, engaged board. We like to lift up the amazing volunteer leaders who support and direct the Center's work including Kati Denham, our newest board member.

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MPC Member Spotlight: Carolyn Wollen of the Betterment Fund

Release Date: 
12/23/2016

We talked with Carolyn Wollen from the Betterment Fund, a private foundation with a primary geographic focus on western Maine and other rural Maine areas. Read on to hear from Carolyn about spy novels, philanthropy tradecraft, and working toward systemic change.

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MPC Member Spotlight: Pine Tree Legal Assistance

Helen Meyer
Release Date: 
09/30/2016

We had a chance to talk with Helen Meyer of Pine Tree Legal Assistance about her work in Maine. Read on to find out more about this MPC member, what challenges facing low-income people in Maine surprised Helen, and what gets her excited about going to work in the morning.

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MPC Member Spotlight: Paul H. Andersen of Androscoggin Bank

Paul H. Andersen of Androscoggin Bank
Release Date: 
03/30/2016

We had a chance to ask Paul H. Andersen, CEO & President of Androscoggin Bank, a few questions about his work and Androscoggin Bank’s corporate giving. Keep reading to learn more about Paul, what’s he’s most excited about in his work right now, and some of the challenges and benefits of shifting strategies.

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