Jump-Starting Philanthropy in RSU 5

Read about Durham Community School’s first year of JOY work  and Freeport High School ‘s grantmaking in the  Brunswick Times Record. ‘Jump-starting’ philanthropy in RSU 5                      Program has young pupils planting plum trees                     By JT LEONARD, Times Record Staff … Continue reading

Messalonskee, Winslow and Waterville Youth Give to Non-Profits

Messalonskee, Winslow and Waterville schools give $7,000.00 to non-profits in the communities around them. JMG students worked together to give the grants to each non-profit. http://www.centralmaine.com/2013/04/05/nonprofits-accept-_7000-in-grants-from-central-maine-jmg-students7-organizations-receive-grants-from-area-youth_2013-04-04/

Young Philanthropists Learn Lifelong Lessons

According to JMG Specialist Susan Dubay, her Community High School students in Fort Kent embraced the role of youth philanthropists. After a thoughtful and thorough process to deepen their understanding of community organizations applying for funds, it was clear the … Continue reading