Press Releases

Maine Women's Fund Releases its 2011-2012 Report to the Community

The 2011-2012 year was an exciting one at the Maine Women’s Fund. Much energy was directed toward a transition in leadership, and now the board and staff are focused on the future. We have renewed energy and enthusiasm for ensuring that Maine women and girls have the support they need to fulfill their human potential, for as long as that support is needed.

During the past year, the Fund supported nearly 20 organizations with $80,000 in...Read more

Posted 10.08.2012 under Press Releases

Maine Women’s Fund and Maine Initiatives Collaborate on Planned Giving Training

The Maine Women’s Fund and Maine Initiatives are pleased to announce a collaborative offering to grantees:

Planned Giving: Harnessing the Power of Donor Passion to Build Sustainability
Maybe your organization hasn’t sought planned gifts due to perceived complexity or lack of capacity to process and steward them. Through this series of four workshops, learn the skills needed to harness the capacity your...Read more

Posted 10.03.2012 under Press Releases

The Maine Women’s Fund Appoints New CEO

Portland: The Maine Women’s Fund Board of Directors and staff are pleased to announce Sarah Ruef-Lindquist, Esq., CTFA, as the new CEO of the Maine Women’s Fund. Ms. RuefLindquist will take the lead of the Maine Women’s Fund on April 1. "We are very excited to have Sarah join the Fund. Her strong background in philanthropy, estate planning and resource development of non-profits will help us meet our goals of increasing the Fund's...Read more

Posted 03.07.2012 under Press Releases