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Mainely Girls works proactively in rural Maine communities and on the state level to bring about positive change for girls. This well established non-profit organization began twenty years ago under the Direction of Mary Orear, in Midcoast Maine, and is now based in Aroostook County. Mainely Girls supports girls by creating empowering opportunities through arts and adventure-based activities, bookclubs, mentorships and civics initiatives.

White Flowers


181Main Street - UMPI South Hall

Presque Isle


Plants on the Window


Maine Region:

Aroostook County

How to Donate Your Time!

Volunteers Needed?

Age Requirement:


All Ages Welcome

Volunteer  Requirement:

Info. on Donating Time:

Must be trained with us.

How to Donate Your Stuff!

Material Donations Accepted?


Info. on Donating Goods:

Information on donating material goods:

Some of the stuff we need!

We do not have a system in place to accept material donations, but if you have something you believe may help us, please contact our offices.


How to Donate Your Money!

Monetary Donations Accepted?


Info. on Donating Money:

What do the donations help fund?

Contributions help fund programing, insurance, some staffing, (website upkeep) and most importantly, our Spring Conference for Girls and the follow-up we hope to do after the conference, this year!

All links lead to a secure off-site page for making a donation.  Aside from providing a link, How to Help in Maine does not participate in the transaction in any way.  Most of the charities are 501(c)(3) and therefore tax deductible

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