L.L.Bean Charitable Giving Program
L.L.Bean supports Conservation and Recreation, Education, Health and Human Services and Culture and the Arts. L.L.Bean does not have a formal application form. Proposals from qualifying organizations are accepted throughout the year. If your organization would like to apply for a grant, please send a brief proposal of no more than five pages.
The Libra Foundation is a responsive, dynamic and well–endowed private philanthropic foundation which has approximately $300 million in assets. Since its creation by Elizabeth Noyce in 1989, the Foundation has made significant contributions to worthy causes throughout the State of Maine. Embracing the sense of proportion and fairness defined by its name, Libra, the Foundation maintains a balance and diversity of giving throughout Maine and across all...
Lloyd G. Balfour Foundation - CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, VT
The Lloyd G. Balfour Foundation was established in 1973. The Foundation's 3 primary focus areas reflect Mr. Balfour's strong affinity for the employees of the Balfour Company; his commitment to the city of Attleboro, Massachusetts; and his lifelong interest in education. Areas of funding interest are Education; Health; Human Services.
Maine Arts Commission
The Maine Arts Commission shall encourage and stimulate public interest and participation in the cultural heritage and cultural programs of our state; shall expand the state's cultural resources; and shall encourage and assist freedom of artistic expression for the well being of the arts, to meet the needs and aspirations of persons in all parts of the state.
Maine Community Foundation
Maine Community Foundation grants cover the full range of nonprofit undertakings, with a special focus in the areas of education, the environment, arts and humanities, and social and community services.
Maine Initiatives, a fund for change, cultivates social, economic, and environmental justice through grants and other support to grassroots organizations in Maine communities.
Maine Women's Fund
The MWF is strategically focused on the four priority areas: Eliminating violence against women and girls. Fostering self–esteem and self–determination for girls and women. Promoting economic security for every woman in Maine. Providing access to quality health information and health care services.
Margaret E.Burnham Charitable Trust
The Trust, in responding to the needs of the Maine communities it serves, is dedicated to funding five (5) significant program areas of interest within the following general annual distribution and allocation percentages: Community/Social Services 30%; Medical 20%; Educational 20%; Arts/Culture 20%; Environment 10%.
The NLT Foundation supports projects that promote the arts and protect the environment in Boston, Cincinnati, and Mid–Coast Maine. The Foundation's grantmaking falls into two major categories, Competitive Grants and Discretionary Grants. These guidelines are concerned primarily with the Competitive Grants and are designed to assist organizations seeking such grants. The NLT Foundation makes grants that benefit citizens of Boston, Cincinnati and...
Olivia's Organics Charitable Foundation - New England, NY, NJ, PA
The Olivia's Organics Charitable Foundation was established in early 2006 as a way to invest in the lives of children. The Foundation seeks to give direct–service grants to organizations that work with children by providing services that have an immediate and tangible impact on their well–being. The foundation does not accept unsolicited grants, but instead chooses organizations with which it would like to partner for each quarter of the f...