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


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Grants for Change Grantees


Read about our 2020 Grants for Change grantee cohort.

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Black Lives Matter


It is time.

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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 $5 million in grants to more than 350 nonprofit organizations.

Mano en Mano
Tree Street Youth
New Mainers Tenants' Association
Sustainable Livelihoods Relief Organization
Maine Equal Justice Partners
Raise-Op Housing Cooperative

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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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