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The Maine Community Foundation, Inc.
Among our strategies is a special focus on supporting adult learners, which may help lower-income families move toward closing the gap. Longer-term strategies include fostering partnerships for broader statewide support of these learners; helping families save for college; and investing in early childhood learning.   
245 Main Street
Ellsworth, ME 04605
(207) 667-9735
(207) 667-0447 (fax)
Toll-free (877) 700-6800
Email: info@mainecf.org


Oak Foundation
We consider requests for funding that meet the overall mission and goals of the Foundation. We fund a variety of time-bound projects, core costs, technical assistance and collaborative activities. However, each programme has its own funding criteria, geographic scope and requirements. Please review programme pages in detail for further information.


Maine Health Access Foundation
The Maine Health Access Foundation (MeHAF) is the state’s largest private, 501(c)(3) nonprofit health care foundation.  Our mission is to promote access to quality health care, especially for those who are uninsured and underserved, and improve the health of everyone in Maine.
150 Capitol Street, Suite 4 Augusta, Maine 04330
207.620.8269 fax


Davis Educational Foundation
The Davis Educational Foundation, established as a public charitable foundation in 1985, supports the undergraduate programs of public and private, regionally accredited, baccalaureate degree granting colleges and universities throughout the six New England states.
30 Forest Falls Drive
Suite 5 Yarmouth, ME 04096
Phone:     (207) 846-9132


The Stephen and Tabitha King Foundation
We have a strong interest in literacy, community services and the arts. As community builders, we are particularly interested in organizations and projects that will affect or serve the most members of a community.
Post Office Box 855
Bangor, ME 04402
Phone: 207.990.2910
Fax: 207.990.2975


The Sam L. Cohen Foundation
The Sam L. Cohen Foundation strives to ensure that all people have the opportunity to develop their potential and provide healthy, productive futures for themselves, their families, and their communities. The Foundation concentrates its grant making efforts in southern Maine.
P. O. Box 1123  
Portland, Maine 04104
Phone: 207-871-5600, ext. 106


Hannaford Charitable Foundation
We do so through providing financial support to nonprofit organizations and programs that focus on improvement of the root causes impacting the quality of life for our customers, associates, and neighbors.  Our areas of focus for financial support are Food, Education, and Health.
P.O. Box 1000
Portland, ME 04104
Telephone: 207-883-2911


Maine Cancer Foundation
Maine Cancer Foundation is dedicated to reducing cancer incidence and mortality rates in Maine. 100% of funds raised by the Foundation are used to benefit the people of Maine.
170 US Route 1, Suite 250
Falmouth, ME 04105


Davis Conservation Foundation
The Davis Conservation Foundation is a public charitable foundation established in 1989 by Phyllis C. Davis and H. Halsey Davis of Falmouth, Maine, to support protection of the environment and conservation of our natural resources.
30 Forest Falls Drive
Suite 5 Yarmouth, ME 04096
Phone:     (207) 846-9132


Horizon Foundation, Inc.
Horizon Foundation supports non-profit organizations that aspire to create and maintain sustainable, vibrant, and resilient communities by enabling children and adults to lead their communities in creative, healthy, and thoughtful ways
One Monument Way, 2nd Floor
Portland, ME 04101
Phone:  (207) 773-5101
Email: info@horizonfoundation.org


Unity Foundation
The Unity Foundation was founded in 2000 by Bert and Coral Clifford,  long-time Unity, Maine residents dedicated to improving the viability of their town. The Cliffords were firm believers in providing incentives and support for economic development and civic improvement. They encouraged community stakeholders to invest in and maintain local playing fields, education, arts and culture organizations and business infrastructure – all of which continue to enhance life in Unity.
PO Box 815
Unity, Maine 04988
Phone: 207.948.6499
Fax: 207.948.6490
Email: info@unityfdn.org


Maine Initiatives, Inc.
We are one of the few funders in Maine that provides general operating support. This flexible, adaptable approach to partnership in funding allows our grantee partners to focus on their organizational missions and determine the best and most effective strategies for their work.
PO Box 66
14 Maine Street, Brunswick, ME 04011
(207) 607-4070


The Golden Rule Foundation, Inc.
The Founder and his associates are dedicated to the American dream of Self Help.
P.O Box 658
Camden, ME 04843


Libra Foundation
The Foundation limits its grants to charitable organizations, activities, operations or purposes which only take place within the State of Maine.
P.O. BOX 17516
PORTLAND, MAINE 04112-8516
Phone: (207) 879-6280
Fax: (207) 879-6281


Maine Women's Fund
The Maine Women's Fund is a public foundation that transforms the lives of Maine women and girls through strategic grantmaking, community engagement and support to nonprofit organizations dedicated to social change.
74 Lunt Road, Suite 100
Falmouth, ME 04105
207-774-5513 phone
207-774-5533 fax


John Sage Foundation
Types of projects : Environmental education - programs, planning and scholarships
538 Malbons Mills Rd
Skowhegan, ME 04976

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