Maine People. Maine Values.

Maine Initiatives.

Maine Initiatives is a network of individuals supporting greater social, economic, and environmental justice in Maine through informed, intentional, and collective philanthropy.


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COVID-19 Community Care Fund

Donate to our rapid response fund for COVID-19 organizing and advocacy.

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COVID-19 Grantees

Read about our 26 COVID-19 Community Care Fund grantees.

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Success Stories

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.

Environment Maine Research & Policy Center
Raise-Op Housing Cooperative
Mano en Mano
Maine Equal Justice Partners
Tree Street Youth
Capital Area New Mainers Project

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Maine Initiatives mobilizes and leverages the resources of our community to advance justice and equity. Our Fund for Change comes from individual donations from people across the state. People like you. Be a part of the movement for social change.


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