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posted on 1 Sep 2015 | Maine Community Foundation | Group News
It will take more than policies to overcome the opportunity gap, but an optimistic Meredith Jones says it can be done.
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posted on 4 Aug 2015 | Maine Community Foundation | Group News
Race labeling has been with us for centuries and has helped promote systemic racism. Why do we continue to struggle with it?
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posted on 22 Jul 2015 | Maine Community Foundation | Group News
The "Diversity Lottery System" offers one road to U.S. citizenship. Shouldn't we make that road easier to travel?
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posted on 30 Jun 2015 | Maine Community Foundation | Group News
The "Music that Moves Me" audio diaries on MPBN this month are about memories sparked by a song, an album, an adagio. How about some lyrics sung on a summer vacation on the shores of Lake...
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posted on 27 May 2015 | Maine Community Foundation | Group News
Among my many fantasies is delivering the perfect college commencement address that inspires graduates to take charge and make meaning of their lives. It is the spring season of college graduations,...
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posted on 12 May 2015 | Maine Community Foundation | Group News
I think former Maine Community Foundation board member Donna Loring said it best: "Being Indian in the State of Maine is like living on an iceberg of racism -- a raceberg." Last week the school...
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posted on 28 Apr 2015 | Maine Community Foundation | Group News
Data is my friend. I hear this from my colleagues in the foundation world, from many members of the staff at the Maine Community Foundation, and I know it from my own experience. Data reminds me of...
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posted on 14 Apr 2015 | Maine Community Foundation | Group News
I can't decide which of the following nail-biting dramas is more important -- or more interesting: These first few games of the 2015 baseball season, especially last Friday night's 19-inning win over...
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posted on 31 Mar 2015 | Maine Community Foundation | Group News
Leadership is a topic of both personal and professional interest. It is one of three goals in the Maine Community Foundation's Plan for the Future, and it is an essential component of the vibrant...
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posted on 12 Mar 2015 | Maine Community Foundation | Group News
A colleague's imminent retirement inspires reflections on a special legacy.
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posted on 18 Feb 2015 | Maine Community Foundation | Group News
Deep into winter, maybe it's time to reflect on what matters most in life.
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posted on 4 Feb 2015 | Maine Community Foundation | Group News
Best gift in this final year of the challenge? Cast your vote now.
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posted on 27 Jan 2015 | Maine Community Foundation | Group News
A loan to Northern Girl in Aroostook County will help meet the demand for locally grown food.
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posted on 6 Jan 2015 | Maine Community Foundation | Group News
Why does Maine rank low in giving? And what would it take to get philanthropists to direct more of their generosity to basic needs?
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posted on 16 Dec 2014 | Maine Community Foundation | Group News
A White House meeting to celebrate 100 years of the community foundation field inspires thoughts about the future of community philanthropy. 
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