BANGOR, Maine – The Bangor Savings Bank Foundation recently made $515,000 in grants to 17 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 Maine grant recipients were:
Mid Coast Region: Broadreach Family & Community Services, Belfast; Camden Public Library, Camden; Maine Youth Alliance D/B/A The Game Loft, Belfast; Projects, Inc, Camden
Bangor Region: American Red Cross of Northern and Eastern Maine, Bangor; Maine Adaptive Sports & Recreation, Newry; Newport Cultural Center, Newport; Orono Land Trust, Orono; Pine Tree State 4-H Club, Bangor
Downeast Maine: Axiom Education & Training Center, Machias
Central Maine: Advocates for Children, Lewiston; Boys & Girls Clubs of Kennebec Valley, Gardner; New Beginnings, Lewiston; Jobs for Maine’s Graduates, Augusta
Southern Maine: Volunteers of America, Brunswick
In New Hampshire, grants went to Seacoast Repertory Theatre in Portsmouth and SHARE Outreach in Milford.