2019 to date program area pie chart

 

Responsive Grants Awarded in 2019.

 Organization/Location Project/Funding Category  Amount
ACLU of Maine Foundation
Portland, Maine
Operating Support
Civic & Community
$ 20,000
ArtVan
Brunswick, Maine
Art Therapy Program
Arts & Culture
 $ 5,000
Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy
Tallahassee, FL
Reading Mentors
Education
 $15,000

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Maine

Westbrook, Maine

Operating Support

Health & Human Services

 $10,000
Catherine Morrill Day Nursery
Portland, Maine
Operating Support
Education
 $10,000

City of Portland

Portland, Maine

ESOL Collaborative

Education

 $15,000

Cultivating Community

Portland, Maine

Food Production/Access

Health & Human Services

 $15,000
Daniel Hanley Center for Health Leadership
Portland, Maine
Bias Training in Healthcare
Health & Human Services
 $10,000

Day One

South Portland, Maine

IT Upgrades

Health & Human Services

 $15,000
Dempsey Centers for Quality Cancer Care
South Portland, Maine 
Complementary Therapies
Health & Human Services
 $20,000
Engine
Biddeford, Maine
Operating Support
Arts & Culture
 $10,000

EqualityMaine Foundation

Portland, Maine

Operating Support

Civic & Community

 $20,000
Foundation for Portland Public Schools
Portland, Maine
Equity Work
Education
 $18,000
Freeport Community Services
Freeport, Maine
Operating Support
Health & Human Services
 $10,000
Friends of Portland Adult Education
Portland, Maine
New Mainers Resource Center
Education
 $15,000

Grahamtastic Connections

Springvale, Maine

Operating Support

Health & Human Services

 $10,000
Greater Portland Family Promise
Portland, Maine
Operating Support
Health & Human Services
 $10,000

Hardy Girls Health Women

Waterville, Maine

Cumberland County Programs

Health & Human Services

 $10,000
Heart of Biddeford
Biddeford, Maine
Operating Support
Civic & Community
 $10,000
Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine
Augusta, Maine
Southern Maine Education Programs
Civic & Community
 $10,000
Hope Acts
Portland, Maine
Operating Support
Health & Human Services
 $15,000

Immigrant Legal Advocacy Project

Portland, Maine

Operating Support

Civic & Community

 $50,000

In Her Presence

Portland, Maine

Operating Support

Education

 $10,000
Jewish Community Alliance of SoME
Portland, Maine
Operating Support
Jewish Culture & Traditions
 $40,000

Kids First Center

Scarborough, Maine

Operating Support

Health & Human Services

 $10,000
LearningWorks
Portland, Maine
English Language & Literacy
Education
 $15,000
Locker Project
Portland, Maine
Operating Support
Health & Human Services
 $15,000

Maine Academy of Modern Music
Portland, Maine
Expanding Capacity
Arts & Culture
 $10,000

Maine Access Immigrant Network

Portland, Maine

Operating Support

Health & Human Services

 $15,000
Maine Equal Justice
Augusta, Maine
Operating Support
Civic & Community
 $30,000
Maine Inside Out
Portland, Maine
Community Programming
Civic & Community
 $10,000

Maine Resilience Building Network

Manchester, ME

Operating Support

Civic & Community

 $15,000
Maine Women's Lobby Education Fund
Augusta, Maine
Summit on Economic Security
Civic & Community
 $20,000 
Maine-Wabanaki REACH
Stillwater, Maine
Wellness Gathering
Civic & Community
 $ 4,000

Mayo Street Arts

Portland, Maine

Operating Support

Arts & Culture

 $15,000
Muskie School of Public Service
Portland, Maine
Portland Empowered
Education
 $15,000
NAMI Maine
Hallowell, Maine
Data Collection - Impact Made
Health & Human Services
 $12,000

New England Arab American Organization

Portland, Maine

Child Development certification

Education

 $10,000
New Ventures Maine
Augusta, Maine
Start Over, Start Strong 
Education
 $10,000
Oasis Health Network
Brunswick, Maine
Oasis Dental Clinic
Health & Human Services
 $15,000 

Pine Tree Legal Assistance

Portland, Maine

KIDS LEGAL

Civic & Community

 $20,000
Portland Chamber Music Festival
Portland, Maine 
Operating Support
Arts & Culture
 $10,000

Portland Recovery Community Center
Portland, Maine
Operating Support
Health & Human Services 
 $15,000
Portland Symphony Orchestra
Portland, Maine 
PSO Explorers Full Expansion
Arts & Culture
 $20,000
ProsperityME
Portland, Maine
Operating Support
Education
 $25,000

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Maine

Portland, Maine

Keeping Families Together

Health & Human Services

 $ 5,000

Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center

Biddeford, Maine

Revolving Loan Fund

Health & Human Services

 $17,500
Seeds of Peace
New York, NY
Maine Seeds
Health & Human Services
 $15,000
Shalom House
Portland, Maine
Basic Needs Fund
Health & Human Services
 $10,000 
Southern Maine Agency on Aging
Scarborough, Maine
Meals on Wheels
Health & Human Services 
 $30,000 

SPACE Gallery

Portland, Maine

Community Partner Programs

Arts & Culture

 $15,000
Spurwink Services
Portland, Maine
ShifaME: Helping Refugees Thrive
Health & Human Services
 $25,000
Susan Curtis Charitable Foundation
Portland, Maine
CSC SPARCs Program
Health & Human Services
 $10,000

Tedford Housing

Brunswick, Maine

Case Management Services

Health & Human Services

 $15,000

The Greater Portland Immigrant Welcome Center

Portland, Maine

The iEnglish Project

Education

 $35,000

The Iris Network

Portland, Maine

VIP-Southern Maine

Health & Human Services

 $10,000

The Opportunity Alliance

South Portland, Maine

East Bayside Community Builder

Health & Human Services

 $25,000
Thornton Academy
Saco, Maine 
Capital Campaign
Education
 $15,000
Through These Doors
Portland, Maine
Operating Support
Civic & Community
 $20,000
Volunteers of America NNE
Brunswick, Maine
Friendship Hill House
Health & Human Services
 $10,000
Wayfinder Schools
New Gloucester, Maine
Passages Program
Education
 $ 5,000

WinterKids Education Foundation

Westbrook, Maine

Winter Games

Health & Human Services

 $ 5,000

Yellow Tulip Foundation

Portland, Maine

Operating Support

Health & Human Services

 $ 2,500
York County Community Action Corporation
Sanford, Maine 
Whole Family Approach
Health & Human Services
 $25,000

 

  

Foundation-initiated Grants Awarded in 2019

Organization/LocationProject/Funding CategoryAmount
Habitat for Humanity York County
Kennebunk, Maine
Weatherization in York County
Health & Human Services
 $10,000
Holocaust and Human Rights Center
Augusta, Maine
Operating Support
Civic & Community
 $15,000

Hospice of Southern Maine

Scarborough, Maine

Capital Campaign

Health & Human Services

$200,000
Jewish Community Alliance of SoME
Portland, Maine
Addressing Anti-Semitism
Civic & Community
 $ 3,400

Levey Day School

Portland, ME

Operating Support

Jewish Culture & Traditions

 $ 7,500
Maine Children's Alliance
Augusta, Maine
Strengthening Maine's Early Childhood System
Education 
 $50,000

Maine Children's Alliance

Augusta, Maine

Elevate Maine

Education

 $ 2,500

Maine Early Childhood Funders Group

Portland

Operating Support

Education

 $ 6,000
Maine Initiatives
Portland, Maine
Immigrant/Refugee Funders Conference
Civic & Community

 $ 2,000

Maine Initiatives

Portland, Maine

Solidarity Fund

Civic & Community

 $10,000

Maine Philanthropy Center
Portland, Maine 
2019 Spring Symposium
Civic & Community
$  1,500
Maine Philanthropy Center
Portland, Maine
Opportunity Fund
Civic & Community
 $ 5,000

Multilingual and Multicultural Center, PPS

Portland, Maine

Beyond Borders

Civic & Community

 $ 5,000
The Opportunity Alliance
South Portland, Maine
Heating Assistance/Weatherization Cumberland County
Health & Human Services
 $15,000
United Way of Greater Portland
Portland, Maine
Keep ME Warm
Health & Human Services
 $10,000  
The Windowdressers, Inc.
Rockland, Maine
Weatherization York/Cumberland Counties
Health & Human Services
 $10,000
York County Community Action Corporation
Sanford, Maine
Heating Assistance York County
Health & Human Services 
 $ 7,500