Grant Application

Funding Opportunities

Economic security and leadership are cornerstones of the Fund’s mission. A woman’s ability to take care of herself, her family and contribute to her community depends on her financial security. With economic security, women can break the cycle of violence and access better housing, health care and employment. The Fund invests in non-profits committed to helping achieve economic security for all Maine women and girls. Since 1989, the Fund has granted over $2 million to 188 organizations.

We are thrilled to offer a new funding opportunity for communities especially at risk right now due to the political and cultural landscape.  For more information, click here.

The Fund provides critical funding to nonprofit organizations within six strategic areas:


The opportunity to submit a 2017 Letter of Interest (LOI) application closed on January 27, 2017. Successful LOIs will result in an invitation to submit a full grant application.

Click here to view the 2017 Full Grant Application Guidelines

We invite you to view our 2016 Grants

Questions? Please contact our Grants Director