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Leaders and Luminaries

Awards to Maine and New Hampshire Nonprofit Board
Members to Recognize Outstanding Leadership

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Camden National Bank - The Bank of Maine Foundation

Deadline Date:

09/24/21

Description:

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Awards of $5,000 to Maine and New Hampshire nonprofit organization board members to recognize outstanding leadership. Award funds will be granted to the awardee's organization. Eligible nominees are those that promote volunteerism and help their organizations create a lasting impact on their communities.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 184198

Estimated Total Program Funding:

$20,000

Number of Grants:

4

Estimated Size of Grant:

- Four (4) nonprofit organizations will each receive $5,000 grants on behalf of their awardees.
- Each awardee and organization will be recognized on Camden National Bank’s website, social media, and marketing materials.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Eligibility:
- Eligibility is limited to nonprofit organizations or groups that demonstrate tax-exempt status under the Internal Revenue Service Code Section 501(c)3.
- The nominee must be currently serving on the board of directors and not employed by the organization.
- The nonprofit organization must be located and operating in the state of Maine and New Hampshire. If an organization is part of a larger national nonprofit, then the nominee must be from the Maine or New Hampshire branch of the organization.
- Camden National Bank employees are not eligible to nominate or be nominated.
- Previous award recipients are not eligible to participate for the following five years.

Additional selection considerations:
- The size, age, budget, and mission of the organization are not material in consideration for this award.
- In reviewing applications, the selection committee will take into account the funds, staff and volunteers available to the organization, as well as how effectively it has allocated those resources to fulfill its mission. The committee will also consider whether appropriate term-limits have been put in place and a sustainable leadership plan established.
- No prior or current relationship with Camden National Bank will be considered or is necessary to receive this award.

Pre-Application Information:

Completed nominations are due: September 24, 2021.

Only one nomination will be accepted per organization.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Submit a nomination online: https://www.camdennational.com/leaders-and-luminaries-application

Camden National Bank
PO Box 310
Camden, ME 04843

800-860-8821

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Maine;   New Hampshire

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