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                      Help turn local dreams into sustainable solutions.




Your donation goes a long way. 

$10 buys a bag of cement to build a new school;  $150 buys a truckload of sand to build a bridge for transportation; $450 gives women like Maya Lovelyn a chance to start a new business in beekeeping, each helping one community take long strides to support itself.


Everyone likes to do things differently. Pick the method that suites you best.

Make a one time, online donation.

Set up a monthly, quarterly, or annually recurring gift.

Send a check. Make it out and mail it to:

Breaking Ground
104 Neal Street
Portland, ME  04102


We'd love to honor your loved ones or be a gift for a special occassion.  

Tell us who you'd like your gift to honor. We'll share the share the news with your loved one or friend. Or, perhaps you'd like your donation to be a gift for someone's birthday, wedding, or other special occassion. Just tell us what you'd like and we'll make your gift to us, a gift to someone else too. 


Maybe your workplace matches gifts.

Many community-minded companies will match contributions their employees make to nonprofits like the Breaking Ground. Check with your company's Human Resources Department to inquire about a matching gift program.


Breaking Ground is a registered 501(c)(3) tax-exempt non-profit organization. Your donations are tax deductible. Also, find us through Guidestar and Network for Good.