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Maine Development Foundation

Empowering. Strengthening. Guiding.

The Maine Development Foundation (MDF) drives sustainable, long-term economic growth for Maine. MDF stimulates new ideas, develops leaders, and provides common ground for solving problems and advancing issues.

Maine Downtown Institute: June 16
Join us for the first-ever Network Jamboree, a Maine Downtown Institute devoted entirely to Main Downtown Network Communities. Hear from Town Manager Susan Lessard on Bucksport's inspiring community resilience in the face of economic adversity following a mill closure and the role that Main Street plays in their revival. Participate in moderated round tables centered around the Four-Point Approach for idea-sharing and group-think on topics that matter to Network Communities.

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AMPLIFY Challenge Match Campaign
Thanks to two generous donations - $75,000 from an anonymous benefactor and $25,000 from Bangor Savings Bank – the Maine Development Foundation
is poised to expand its capacity to make Maine a better place to live and work.
The Maine Development Foundation must raise
$100,000 by June 30, 2017
Matching funds will provide a total of $175,000
to support the organization’s mission to grow Maine’s economy.

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Reports

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Upcoming Events

Four-Point Approach® Webinars
May 18, 2017 to June 01, 2017
The National Main Street Center's nearly 40-year-old Four-Point Approach® got a Refresh! Come learn how the country's most successful downtown revitalization tool has become more focused, streamlined and improved.

2017 Maine Downtown Institute
June 16

June 16, 2017
Join us for the first-ever Network Jamboree, a Maine Downtown Institute devoted entirely to Main Downtown Network Communities.

Champion Circle Members

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University of New EnglandThe Jackson Laboratory