2018 grants pie chart

Responsive Grants Awarded in 2018

Organization/LocationProject/Funding CategoryAmount
317 Main Street Community Music Center
Yarmouth, Maine
Partnership program with Portland Schools
Arts and Culture
$ 7,500
A Company of Girls
Portland, Maine
After-school programming
Health and Human Services- Youth development
$12,500
Access Health - Leavitt's Mill Free Clinic
Buxton, Maine
Mental health collaborative with USM
Health & Human Services
$10,000
Biddeford Food Pantry
Biddeford, Maine
Operating support
Health and Human Services
$ 8,500
Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Maine
Portland, Maine
Operating support
Health & Human services - Youth Development
$20,000
Camp Sunshine at Sebago Lake
Casco, Maine
Bereavement program
Health & Human Services
$17,500
Center for Grieving Children
Portland, Maine
Intercultural peer support program
Health & Human services
$18,000
Community Bicycle Center
Biddeford, Maine
Operating support
Health & Human services -Youth development
$20,000
Consumers for Affordable Health Care
Augusta, Maine
Consumer assistance program support
Health and Human Services
$20,000
Cromwell Center for Disabilities Awareness
Portland, Maine
Programming in rural Maine schools
Civic and Community
$10,023
Frannie Peabody Center
Portland, Maine
Operating support
Health and Human Services
$20,000
Good Shepherd Food Bank
Auburn, Maine
School pantry support in Southern Maine
Health and Human Services
$30,000
Goodwill Industries of NNE
Portland, Maine
Job Connection Greater Portland
Health and Human Services
$15,000
GrowSmart Maine
Gardiner, Maine
Making Headway in Sanford
Civic and Community
$ 7,500
Gulf of Maine Research Institute
Portland, Maine
Sam L. Cohen Center
Education
$50,000
Historic New England
Boston, Massachusetts
Sarah Orne Jewett House Museum School
Arts and Culture
$ 7,500
Intercultural Community Center
Westbrook, Maine
Power School
Education
$20,000
Jobs for Maine's Graduates
Augusta, Maine
Operating support
Education
$25,000
Kids Free to Grow
Kennebunk, Maine
Healthy Relationships
Civic and Community
$ 3,000
Maine Association of Nonprofits
Portland, Maine
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion resources
Civic and Community
$10,000
Maine Audubon
Falmouth, Maine
Portland Youth Stewardship program
Civic & Community
$15,000
Maine Boys to Men
Falmouth, Maine
Operating support
Civic and Community
$15,000
Maine Center for Economic Policy
Augusta, Maine
Advancing policy solutions to promote economic opportunity
Civic and Community
$30,000
Maine Immigrants' Rights Coalition
Portland, Maine
Building organizational capacity
Civic and Community
$15,000
Maine Jewish Museum
Portland, Maine
Executive Director Funding
Jewish Culture and Traditions
$10,000
Mid Coast Hunger Prevention Program
Brunswick, Maine
Food Pantry
Health and Human Services
$17,500
Multilingual and Multicultural Center of Portland Public Schools
Portland, Maine
Parent University
Education
$10,000
My Place Teen Center
Westbrook, Maine
Operating support
Health and Human Services
$20,000
Planned Parenthood of NNE
Portland, Maine
Southern Maine Charity Care program
Health and Human Services
$35,000
Portland Chamber Music Festival
Portland, Maine
Operating support
Arts and Culture
$10,000
Portland Ovations
Portland, Maine
School-Time Performance Series
Arts and Culture
$15,000
Portland Stage Company
Portland, Maine
K-12 Education programs
Arts and Culture
$15,000
Preble Street
Portland, Maine
Operating support
Health and Human Services
$40,000
The Ecology School
Saco, Maine
Biddeford-Saco's Environmental Community Center 
Education
$15,000
United Way of York County
Kennebunk, Maine
Healthy Pre-school project
Education
$10,000
University of Southern Maine Foundation
Portland, Maine
Promise Scholarship program
Education
$25,000
Waynflete School
Portland, Maine
West End-Parkside Mentoring program
Health and Human Services - Youth development
$ 5,000
Wayside Food Programs
Portland, Maine
Operating support
Health and Human Services
$25,000




Foundation-initiated Grants Awarded in 2018

Organization/LocationProject/Funding CategoryAmount
Habitat for Humanity York County
Kennebunk, Maine
Keep York County Warm!
Health and Human Services
$ 10,000
Maine Children's Alliance
Augusta, Maine
Strengthening Maine's Early Childhood System
Education
$ 50,000
Maine Medical Center                               
Portland, Maine
Capital Campaign
Health and Human Services
$500,000
Maine Philanthropy Center
Portland, Maine
2018 conference support
Civic & Community
$  2,500
Mercy Hospital
Portland, Maine
One Mercy - capital campaign
Health and Human Services
$100,000
The Opportunity Alliance
South Portland, Maine
Weatherization and heating assistance for Cumberland County
Health and Human Services
$ 17,500
United Way of Greater Portland
Portland, Maine
Keep ME Warm!
Health & Human Services
$ 15,000
York County Community Action Corp.
Sanford, Maine
Heating assistance
Health and Human Services
$  7,500