We are excited to announce that we are hiring two new AmeriCorps VISTA members to join our team! The positions available are 1) a Development and Communications Associate who will manage fundraising initiatives, social media, and strategies for sharing our mission to the public, and 2) a Community Engagement and Grantmaking Associate who will design new READ MORE »
Each of these 20 organizations embody a unique approach to racial justice and racial equity issues in Maine. Chosen through a radically participatory community-based process, Maine Initiatives hopes these cohorts will offer inspiration and opportunities to advance justice and equity. We encourage you to explore each organization’s web-presence to learn about their work, and to READ MORE »
Dear Friends: Maine Initiatives exists to advance justice and equity in our state. Over the past year and a half, we have prioritized the specific issues of racial justice and equity in our work and, in so doing, we have come to understand that issues of justice and equity broadly – and racial justice and READ MORE »
Did you miss our info sessions about Grants for Change? Have questions about the process? Here is a video of our 60 minute webinar walking through the program from top to bottom.
Our communities are only as just as we make them. Through our words and our actions. Through our solidarity. And, increasingly, through our resistance. Which is why I am so pleased and proud today to announce to you the Solidarity Fund grant awards. In January, when President Trump issued the first of the Executive Orders READ MORE »