As Congress reviews the Johnson Amendment, this updated fact sheet provides insight into the debate. We support continued enforcement of the amendment, which helps keep partisan politics out of the charitable sector.
Maine Philanthropy News
Because charitable giving is vital to charities in Maine and the nation, we support the creation of a universal, or non-itemized, charitable income tax deduction.
From the Desk of Jenn Gray, Director of Advocacy, Maine Philanthropy Center
The Maine Philanthropic Network’s Advocacy Committee has expressed concern about efforts to weaken and repeal the Johnson Amendment. Learn more about the issue and find out how to take action.
Maine philanthropist Peter Alfond died earlier this month at age 65. He contracted malaria on a recent trip to Africa with his family.
A report of findings from the first phase of United Way of Eastern Maine's three-part community assessment and engagement process.
Six suggestions from psychologists and philosophers for "communicating without rancor or faulty reasoning with someone who has an opposing viewpoint."