PORTLAND & ELLSWORTH—The Maine Community Foundation’s Downeast Innovation Fund has awarded $106,305 in grants to 15 nonprofits in Hancock and Washington counties.
Launched in 2018, the Downeast Innovation Fund Grant program supports nonprofit organizations that provide programs to improve or increase entrepreneurship and innovation in business and the local economies of Hancock and Washington counties.
Recent grantees include:
The deadline for the next round of grant applications is October 15, 2020. Guidelines, application and a list or recent grants are available at www.mainecf.org. For more information about this fund, contact MaineCF Senior Program Officer Maggie Drummond-Bahl by phone, toll-free, at (877) 700-6800, or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About: Headquartered in Ellsworth, with additional personnel in Portland, Dover-Foxcroft, and Mars Hill, the Maine Community Foundation works with donors and other partners to provide strong investments, personalized service, local expertise, and strategic giving to improve the quality of life for all Maine people. To learn more about the foundation, visit www.mainecf.org