Grants available for Baldwin-area nonprofits

Monday, January 9, 2023

Grants from the Maine Community Foundation’s (MaineCF) PF Fund for the Baldwin Area are available for nonprofit organizations and projects that benefit the community.

In 2022, a total of $51,575 was awarded to four area organizations, including:

  • Breakwater Learning, to provide enriching summer camp experiences for area youth
  • First Congregational Church of East Baldwin, to replace two propane heaters in its food pantry distribution annex
  • Francis Small Heritage Trust, to purchase a cabin and develop a center for educational and recreational programs with an environmental focus
  • MSAD #55, for the Class of 2024 to travel to Quebec in March 2023 as a cultural and educational experience.

For more information about the grant program and to submit a proposal, visit The deadline to submit proposals is Feb. 1. Contact Laura Lee, director of grantmaking, with questions at or 207-412-0838.

The Maine Community Foundation brings people and resources together to build a better Maine through strategic giving, community leadership, personalized service, local expertise and strong investments. To learn more about the foundation, visit