Giving

Welcome!

Whether you are already a Mission donor or here to learn more about us, thank you for your interest in giving. Your generosity enables us to provide compassionate services promoting the well-being of Maine children, families, individuals, and communities Downeast and on unbridged islands. Here’s how you can help:

Donate to the Mission Fund

The Mission Fund provides annual operating support for our programs. We welcome gifts of any amount. Leadership giving circles start at $1,000. Please contact Director of Development Chris Stelling by email or call 207.801.6009 for more information.

Your Mission Fund donation:

• Educates and supports students from kindergarten through college. Learn more about our education programs and scholarships.

• Offers health and outreach services to unbridged islands. Learn more

• Provides vital resources to Downeast communities. Learn more

For gifts of stock, please contact Development Operations Associate Tom Thompson by email or phone 207.801.6010.

Sponsor or attend an event

We hold three annual fundraising events:

The Mission will host MissionTogether, a virtual celebration on August 14th. Further details will be available soon. Please contact Development Associate Anna Silver by email or call 207.801.6011 for information about tickets and sponsorship opportunities.

The EdGE Tennis Tournament and Silent Auction supports our educational program. Our next tournament is September 12, 2020 at the Northeast Harbor Tennis Club. Please contact Development Associate Anna Silver by email or call 207.801.6011 for information about teams, sponsorship opportunities, and donations to the Silent Auction.

The Presidents Scholarship Celebration, to be held in the fall of 2020, supports our Student Pathways and Scholarship programs. The Mission, with the support of local businesses and donors, helps students access higher education and succeed when they get there. Each year, we award approximately 100 scholarships to Washington and Hancock county students. Your sponsorship advances educational aspirations.

In addition, our signature Christmas Program provides much needed items and holiday gifts to families and seniors in our communities. Learn more

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Join the Maine Seacoast Mission Hope Society

Become a Voice of Hope and include the Mission in your estate and legacy planning. Planned giving is your opportunity to let your vision and values give hope to future generations. Please contact Director of Development Chris Stelling by email or call 207.801.6009 for information on legacy giving, including endowed funds. Learn more about the Hope Society.

Volunteer

There are various ways to get involved. The Sunbeam Society helps with events and projects. Please contact Development Associate Anna Silver by email or call 207.801.6011. Volunteers support our Housing Rehabilitation Program.

Get informed

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Donate to the Mission Fund

Select Maine Seacoast Mission on Smile.Amazon.com

When you make any online purchase at Amazon.com, a simple, impactful way to support the Mission’s work is to start at Smile.Amazon.com and login to your Amazon account.

Amazon Smile is Amazon’s way of dedicating 0.5 percent of your purchases to the charitable organization of your choice. After logging in to your Amazon account on Smile.Amazon.com, you will see a space where you can search for charitable organizations. Find us by typing “Maine Seacoast Mission” into that space.

When the search returns “Maine Seacoast Mission,” click the “Select” button.

Thank you. If you have other questions please email the Mission.