If Dreams Came True We Wouldn’t Need Grants

With tiaras on their heads and wands in hand, the volunteer Fairy Godmothers of the Dream Factory made a compelling case to the assembled JMG classes of South Portland High School and Memorial and Mahoney Middle Schools about why they … Continue reading

Group Think

  Use 10 minutes to earn $1000 from a discerning group of 200 middle and high schoolstudents.On March 5th 2013, seven area nonprofits lined up to pitch their organizations to JMG and Project Reach students from Messalonskee, Waterville and Winslow. … Continue reading

Messalonskee High School Hands Off the Power of a Wish

“Share the Power of a Wish” is the slogan that captures the mission of Maine’s Make-A-Wish Foundation, a statewide nonprofit organization that grants big wishes to children with life-threatening medical conditions. “Sharing” was also critical to the JMG participants at … Continue reading

The Giving Power of Collaboration

The five JMG programs at Messalonskee High School, Waterville High School, Winslow High School and Winslow Junior High School pooled their grant funds and brain power to take the JOY program to a whole new level. Rather than working with … Continue reading