We know Maine.

The Maine Community Foundation works with donors and other partners
to improve the quality of life for all Maine people. We draw on our deep knowledge
of the state to build strong communities.


A Remarkable Leader

We are saddened by the passing of Ed Kaelber, MaineCF's founding president, whose work enriched so many lives.


Basket Maker Extraordinaire

The world's largest potato basket is right here in Maine.
Meet Richard Silliboy
Photo: Thalassa Raasch/MaineCF


35 Years Strong

Watch the video: MaineCF started with a $10 challenge. See how much we've grown!
Photo: Thalassa Raasch/MaineCF

Featured Fund

Cumberland County Fund

MaineCF’s Cumberland County Fund was established in 2005 with seed money from several generous donors. The Cumberland County Committee has awarded 153 grants since then that total $619,363.

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