York County Fund

Total applications received in last grant cycle: 21 applications for a total of $152,315
Grant dollars awarded: $40,540
Average award: $5,791
Percentage of applicants that received grants: 33%
Number of grants awarded: 7
Additional grant dollars awarded through donor-advised fund referrals: $2,000
Application deadline:
February 15

Recent grants from the York County Fund

Photo: The York County Committee includes, from left, Kathy Chaiklin, Merilee Perkins, Barbara Wentworth, Deborah Downs, Seb Milardo, Sally Kennedy, Geoff Titherington, Heather Harris, and Barbara Belik.

The York County Fund was established in 2007. In 2008, the York County Committee began making grants from the fund through the Community Building Grant Program.

The Maine Community Foundation manages the York County Fund, and local leaders, knowledgeable about their communities, help review grant applications.

Other ways the community foundation is serving the region

To make a donation or for more information about the York County Fund

Please call or email Stephanie Eglinton, senior program officer, (207) 412-0837.

York County Committee

Sarah Armentrout, Chair, Lyman

Deborah Downs, Vice Chair, North Waterboro

Barbara Belik, Kennebunk

Katharine Chaiklin, Porter

Heather Harris, Kennebunk

Sally Kennedy, Kennebunkport

Peter Lamb, Kittery Point

Sebastian (Seb) Milardo, Hollis Center

Merilee Mapes Perkins, Shapleigh

Geoffrey Titherington, Sanford

Barbara Wentworth, Kennebunk