Skip to content

Stay In The Know

Grants

November 19, 2020

Grants

$400,000 Awarded to Grassroots Racial Justice Work

Dear Friends: Change happens in community. And that is why it is our honor to announce the 20 grassroots organizations selected for the 2020 Grants for Change program. These grantees are transforming our state by tirelessly organizing and advocating for justice. They are dismantling systems and structures built on racism and racialized oppression. And they are centering […]

October 29, 2020

Grants

NEW: $1 Million to Support Racial Justice Organizing and Activism in Maine

We are in a moment of reckoning. The Pandemic. The Election. The Movement for Black Lives. In this tumult, we have an opportunity to act on our values. To reject a status quo of racial injustice, inequity, and oppression. And to push forward with confidence towards a future of racial justice and liberation. We have said […]

September 30, 2020

Grants

$270,000 to Immigrant-Led Organizations in Maine

Announcing the The Immigrant-Led Organizations Fund’s Newest Grantees! Dear Friends: If there’s one thing I know for certain, it’s that getting money directly into the hands of those most impacted by this pandemic isn’t just good, it’s necessary. That’s why we’re making $270,000 in grants to support 32 immigrant-led and immigrant-serving organizations on the frontlines of the […]

Sign up and stay in the know. Get Maine Initiatives news and updates: