This year our Grants Committee awarded $87,578 to the following non-profit organizations supporting 6,821 children and youth:
Auburn, Augusta and Bangor, ME: To support the school-based backpack – filled with food each week to sustain 150 children through the weekend and school vacations – program. Visit the Good Shepherd Food Bank Website
Dedham, ME to build an accessible nature trail to provide year-round accessible recreational and educational experiences and opportunities for 400 children with disabilities. Visit Camp Capella’s Website
Presque Isle, Maine: To support 2,116 age-eligible children to participate in recreation center programs throughout the region by purchasing recreational equipment. Visit ACAP’s Website
Houlton, Maine: They will support the distribution of much-needed items such as seasonal clothes, baby products, etc. – to 2,000 low-income children throughout Maine. Visit Aid for Kids website.