We know Maine.

The Maine Community Foundation works with donors and other partners to improve the quality of life for all Maine people. We draw on our deep knowledge of the state to build strong communities.

Bold Ideas

We tackle big issues in Maine, encouraging entrepreneurs, supporting leaders, and seizing opportunities to be innovative.

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Equitable Opportunities

We are committed to ensuring Maine
is a safe, welcoming, and accepting
place for everyone.

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Education for All

We help Mainers of all ages access educational resources, including more than 525 MaineCF scholarships.

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Featured Fund

Western Mountains Fund

MaineCF’s Western Mountains Fund, launched with a gift from the late H. King Cummings, celebrates its 25th anniversary this year. The Western Mountains Committee has awarded a total of more than $1.7 million in grants.

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A Welcoming Maine

Our new Maine Ties visits The Telling Room and shares stories of people who enrich our state.
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Think Scholarships

Deadlines are approaching for many of MaineCF's scholarship funds. See what we offer!
Photo: Thalassa Raasch/MaineCF

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