Maine Initiatives is a network of individuals supporting greater social, economic, and environmental justice in Maine through informed, intentional, and collective philanthropy.
Apply to be a 2019 Grants for Change Proposal Reader: Deadline is July 26, 2019.Apply Now
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Our 2019 Grants for Change program, advancing racial equity in Maine, is now accepting applications: Deadline is July 19, 2019.Learn more
We fund and strengthen grassroots and community-based organizations that make Maine more just, equitable, and inclusive. Since 1993, Maine Initiatives has made over $3.5 million in grants to more than 350 nonprofit organizations.