BANGOR, Maine – The Bangor Savings Bank Foundation recently made $215,450 in grants to 18 nonprofit organizations based in Maine and New Hampshire.
The Foundation awards grants, ranging from $2,000 to $25,000, four times a year to nonprofits with worthy initiatives that make communities in Maine and New Hampshire more prosperous, more livable, and more vibrant.
The recent grant recipients were:
Northern Maine: The Northern Lighthouse, Inc., Presque Isle; Town of Greenville, Greenville; Northern Forest Center, Inc., Millinocket.
Mid Coast Region: The Knox County Homeless Coalition, Rockland.
Bangor Region: Eastern Area Agency on Aging, Bangor; Four Directions Development Corporation, Orono; Health Equity Alliance, Bangor; Maine Audubon Society, Holden.
Downeast Maine: Downeast Institute, Beals; Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor.
Western Maine: The Trust for Public Land, Bethel.
Southern Maine: Camp Ketcha D/B/A Portland Gear Hub, Portland; Casa Inc, Westbrook; Saint Joseph’s College, Standish.
Northern New Hampshire: North Country Community Recreation Center, Colebrook.
Southern New Hampshire: Seacoast Community School, Portsmouth; Soul Models, Dover; Wentworth-Douglass Hospital, Dover.