Foundation-initiated Grants Awarded in 2020

Organization/LocationProject/Funding CategoryAmount

Amistad

Portland, Maine

COVID-19, basic needs
Health & Human Services
$10,000

Apex Youth Connection

Biddeford, Maine

COVID-19, operating support 
Health & Human Services
$ 5,000

ArtVan

Bath, Maine

COVID-19, operating support 
Health & Human Services
$ 5,000
Biddeford Food Pantry
Biddeford, Maine
COVID-19, operating support (2)
Health & Human Services
$10,000
Biddeford School Department
Biddeford, Maine
COVID-10, food program (2)
Health & Human Services
$10,000

Catholic Charities of Maine

Portland, Maine

COVID-19, emergency assistance 
Health & Human Services
$10,000

Engine

Biddeford, Maine

COVID-19, operating support 
Arts & Culture
$ 5,000

Falmouth Food Pantry

Falmouth, Maine

COVID-19, operating support 
Health & Human Services
$ 5,000

Freeport Community Services

Freeport, Maine

COVID-19, food program 
Health & Human Services
$ 5,000

Friends of the St. Lawrence Church

Portland, Maine

COVID-19, operating support 
Arts & Culture
$ 2,500

Friendship House

South Portland, Maine

COVID-19, operating support 
Health & Human Services
$ 2,500
Good Shepherd Food Bank
Auburn, Maine
COVID-19, operating support (2)
Health & Human Services
$35,000

Grahamtastic

Springvale, Maine

COVID-19, operating support 
Education
$ 5,000

Greater Portland Family Promise

Portland, Maine

COVID-19, operating support 
Health & Human Services
$ 5,000

Greater Portland Health

Portland, Maine

COVID-19, operating support 
Health & Human Services
$ 7,500

Habitat for Humanity York County

Kennebunk, ME

Weatherization in York County

Health & Human Services

$10,000

Hardy Girls Healthy Women

Waterville, Maine

COVID-19, operating support 
Health & Human Services

$ 5,000

Heart of Biddeford

Biddeford, Maine

COVID-19, operating support 
Civic & Community

$ 5,000

Hope Acts

Portland, Maine

COVID-19, operating support 
Health & Human Services

$ 5,000
Hope Acts
Portland, Maine
In honor of Elinor Miller
Health & Human Services
$ 2,000

Jewish Community Alliance of SoME

Portland, Maine

COVID-19, diaper program
Health & Human Services
$ 5,000
Jewish Community Alliance of SoME
Portland, Maine
In honor of Elinor Miller
Civic & Community
$ 3,000
Jewish Community Alliance of SoME
Portland, Maine 
Support for Programs
Civic & Community
$ 2,200
Locker Project
Portland, Maine
COVID-19, operating support
Civic & Community
$10,000

Maine Access Immigrant Network

Portland, Maine

COVID-19, basic needs/case management
Health & Human Services
$10,000
Maine Initiatives
Portland, Maine
COVID-19, Care Fund
Civic & Community
$ 5,000

Maine Women's Fund

Falmouth, Maine

COVID-19, Safety First for Women Fund
Civic & Community
$10,000

Mayo Street Arts

Portland, Maine

COVID-19, operating support 
Arts & Culture
$ 5,000
Mid Coast Hunger Prevention Program
Brunswick, Maine
COVID-19, operating support (2)
Health & Human Services
$10,000

Milestone Recovery

Portland, Maine

COVID-19, emergency shelter
Health & Human Services
$10,000
My Place Teen Center
Westbrook, Maine
COVID-19, food program (2)
Health & Human Services
$10,000

The Opportunity Alliance

South Portland, Maine

COVID-19, 211 Maine/Frontline Warmline
Health & Human Services
$ 5,000

The Opportunity Alliance

South Portland, Maine

COVID-19, basic necessities 
Health & Human Services
$20,000

The Opportunity Alliance

South Portland, Maine

Heating assistance, weatherization
Health & Human Services
$15,000
Portland Public Schools 
Portland, Maine
COVID-19, food program
Health & Human Services 
$ 5,000

Preble Street

Portland, Maine

COVID-19, operating support (2)

Health & Human Services

$50,000

Preble Street

Portland, Maine

COVID-19, Learning Collaborative
Health & Human Services

$ 7,500

Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center

Biddeford, ME

COVID-19, food program (2)

Health & Human Services

 $10,000

Shalom House

Portland, Maine

COVID-19, basic need, food
Health & Human Services

$10,000

South Portland Food Cupboard

South Portland, Maine

COVID-19, operating support 
Health & Human Services

$ 5,000

Southern Maine Agency on Aging

Scarborough, Maine

COVID-19, Meals on Wheels (2)

Health & Human Services

$20,000

Spurwink Services

Portland, Maine

COVID-19, basic needs
Health & Human Services

$10,000

Wayside Food Program

Portland, Maine

COVID-19, operating support 
Health & Human Services

$15,000

The WindowDressers, Inc.

Rockland, Maine

Weatherization, operating support

Health & Human Services

$ 7,500

United Way of Greater Portland

Portland, Maine

COVID-19, relief fund

Civic & Community

 $25,000

United Way of Greater Portland

Portland, Maine

COVID-19, 211 Maine

Civic & Community

$ 5,000

United Way of Greater Portland

Portland, Maine

Keep ME Warm! 2020

Health & Human Services

$10,000

United Way of Mid Coast Maine

Bath, Maine

COVID-19, relief fund

Civic & Community

$ 5,000

United Way of York County

Portland, Maine

COVID-19, relief fund

Civic & Community

$10,000

York County Community Action

Sanford, Maine

COVID-19, emergency response funds (2)

Civic & Community

 

$30,000

York County Shelter Programs

Alfred, Maine

COVID-19, shelter/food programs
Health & Human Services

$10,000

Youth Full Maine

Biddeford, Maine

COVID-19, operating support 
Health & Human Services

$10,000