Offering education and training to build confidence, self-reliance, independence and safety.
Financial Skills & Literacy
Increasing the financial skills, opportunities and/or literacy of individuals or the 25%+ of Maine’s businesses that are woman-owned.
Providing access to, and improving the quality of, healthcare for women and girls.
Ensuring women and girls of all races and classes have access to opportunities to reach their full potential.
Advancing personal safety, including freedom from and care for survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault and human trafficking.
Identifying gender-based disparities and implement the policies to correct them.
Capacity Building Workshops for Grantees
In addition to financially supporting grantee organizations through grants, the Fund helps its grantees to increase and strengthen organizational capacity to optimize sustainability. These initiatives may include workshops on influencing policy, grant writing, marketing, fundraising, event planning, advocacy, and how to build a culture of philanthropy.
The Fund also provides technical assistance around the issues of social change, power analysis, communications, and civic engagement.
For more information on grantee workshops, contact our Grants Director.