What we saw yesterday in Washington, D.C. was horrific. While the Capitol seems far from us here in Maine, we cannot sit back and say we are immune to the forces that brought us to this point.
Maine Philanthropy News
The Maine Community Foundation’s Downeast Innovation Fund has awarded $95,000 in grants to 11 nonprofits in Hancock and Washington counties.
The Maine Community Foundation’s Maine Expansion Arts Fund has awarded 13 grants totaling $59,250 to support indigenous, ethnic, or rural arts programs or projects, particularly those that serve areas with limited access to arts events.
The Maine Community Foundation’s Community Building Grant Program is open and accepting applications from nonprofit and public organizations seeking funding for projects that strengthen communities.
The Maine Theater Fund of the Maine Community Foundation has awarded 17 grants that total $76,829 to support professional and community theaters in the production and presentation of live theater.
Grant recipients include:
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The Maine Community Foundation’s Community Broadband Grant Program has awarded $117,793 in grants to 13 communities across Maine.
The Maine Community Foundation (MaineCF) awarded $240,000 in grants to six nonprofit organizations to help ensure Maine’s youngest children receive a healthy start.
The grantees are:
An anonymous Maine Community Foundation donor has provided $200,000 in general support grants to 20 community theaters across Maine to help sustain them during the pandemic shutdown.