– The Bangor Savings Bank Foundation recently awarded $179,614 in grants to 19 nonprofit organizations in Maine.
The Foundation awards grants to nonprofits with worthy initiatives that make communities more prosperous, more livable, and more vibrant. Grant applications are reviewed quarterly.
Statewide organizations Maine Farmland Trust and Maine Recovery Fund received Bangor Savings Bank Foundation grants along with these organizations:
: Aroostook Aspirations Initiative in Presque Isle.
: The Gathering Place, Brunswick; Hope Acts, Portland; Wayside Food Programs, Portland; Greater Portland Immigrant Welcome Center, Portland; Maine Center Ventures, Portland; and Portland Parks Conservancy.
: Bucksport Senior Center in Bucksport.
: Children’s Discovery Museum in Augusta.
: Bangor Historical Society, Bangor; Community Health and Counseling Services, Bangor; Hemophilia Alliance of Maine, Brewer; Literacy Volunteers of Bangor, Shaw House Homeless Youth Shelter, Bangor; Eddington Fire Department, and Friends of Baxter State Park.
: Ferry Beach Park Association in Saco.
For more information about Bangor Savings Bank Foundation grants, visit www.bangor.com/community/foundation