Foundation / Corporation
Maine Community Foundation - People of Color Fund
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Grants of up to $10,000 to Maine nonprofit organizations, public schools, and government and tribal agencies for programs in the focus areas of health, economic development, and leadership training. Funding is intended for capacity building efforts or for new or expanded projects that benefit communities of color. The Fund supports organizations led by and serving people of Native American, Latino, African, Arab, and Asian descent.
The goal of the People of Color Fund grant program is to help people of color in Maine to achieve greater equity by:
The People of Color Fund has three focus areas. While applications for other projects will be accepted and reviewed, the committee will give priority to the areas of interest listed below when awarding grants:
The People of Color Fund will award two types of grants:
For information about grantmaking criteria, see the URL for Full Text.
GrantWatch ID#: 177592
The maximum grant is $10,000.
People of Color Fund grants can only be used to support projects or activities that occur after the grant has been awarded, usually by June 1. This means that requests for support for any activities or expenses that occur before June 1 will be declined.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Amy Pollien, Grants Manager
Phone: (207) 412-2012
245 Main Street
Ellsworth, ME 04605-1613
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