Foundation / Corporation
Maine Community Foundation - Black, Indigenous, and People of Color Fund
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Grants to Maine nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and tribes for efforts to increase social equality. Funding is intended to support individuals who are Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC). Grant funds may be used to support capacity-building efforts or to support new or expanding projects. The fund supports organizations that are led by and serving people of Native American, Latino, African, Arab, and Asian descent.
The goal of the Black, Indigenous, and People of Color Fund grant program is to help people of color in Maine achieve greater equity by:
The Black, Indigenous, and 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.
Black, Indigenous, and People of Color Fund grants will be awarded to support organizations and projects that meet all three criteria and that have the greatest potential to positively impact the community.
GrantWatch ID#: 177592
The maximum grant awarded through the Black, Indigenous, and People of Color Fund grant program is $10,000.
Black, Indigenous, and 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.
Online application: https://maine-grants.fluidreview.com/
If you have any further questions about the Black, Indigenous, and People of Color Fund, please contact Gloria Aponte C., by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by phone at (207) 761-2440.
Maine Community Foundation
245 Main Street
Ellsworth, ME 04605-1613
50 Monument Square, 6th Floor
Portland, ME 04101
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