Save the Date!

The Youth Leadership Conference is scheduled for November 5th and 6th at the University of Maine at Orono! Learn More

Micro Grants for Racial Affinity Groups

Up to $500 per group will be awarded to eligible student leaders, youth groups, and adult advisers. Learn More

Gateway to Opportunity Applications are Open!

Paid employment opportunities are available for youth living in Portland! Learn More

COVID-19 and the Youth Leadership Conference

We are keeping COVID-19 at the front of our minds as we plan this year’s conference. Learn More


Our extensive network allows us to support programs across five key areas to build healthier communities for young people. All our programs are backed by leading research in positive youth development, and an understanding of the unique local assets here in Maine.