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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.

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We tackle big issues in Maine, encouraging entrepreneurs, supporting leaders, and seizing opportunities to be innovative.

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Equitable Opportunities

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is a safe, welcoming, and accepting
place for everyone.

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Education for All

We help Mainers of all ages access educational resources, including more than 525 MaineCF scholarships.

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Featured Fund

Piscataquis County Fund

MaineCF’s Piscataquis County Fund, established by businesses and individuals, celebrates its 30th anniversary this year. Since 1986, the fund has grown to almost $700,000 and the Piscataquis County Committee has awarded more than $678,000 in grants.

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Join us at Sugarloaf

We're celebrating giving and grantmaking on March 18. Register on Eventbrite.
(Detail: Philip Barter's Sugarloaf Mountain, acrylic on wood, 2015)


A Strong Start

We're in it for the kids – and more. Read about MaineCF’s new strategic goals.
Photo by Thalassa Raasch/MaineCF

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