Donate to Maine Hunger Dialogue

cabbagesBy donating to the Maine Hunger Dialogue, you will help us to:

  • Provide student meals and lodging scholarships for the event
  • Pay for inspiring speakers
  • Offer mini grants to student teams to carry out their Ending Hunger action plans

UMaine Cooperative Extension, the Maine Campus Compact, and the UMaine Foundation are all contributing staff time to the Dialogue along with passionate community volunteers. We are seeking outside funding to cover costs so that registration fees are low for all students and faculty attending. Your donation will help us reach this goal.

Make an online donation easily and securely. Note: Having a PayPal account is not required to make an online donation.

To send a check payable to UMaine Foundation/Hunger Dialogue, please mail to: UMaine Foundation, 2 Alumni Place, Orono, ME 04469-5572.

Your donation may be tax-deductible depending on your individual tax status.

For more information, contact Frank Wertheim, UMaine Cooperative Extension, 207.324.2814, frank.wertheim@maine.edu.

Corporate Partnership Opportunities

Contact Frank Wertheim, UMaine Cooperative Extension to explore how your corporation, business or foundation can become involved in the Maine Hunger Dialogue: frank.wertheim@maine.edu, 207.324.2814.


Sponsors: University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Maine Campus CompactUMaine Honors CollegeUMaine Foundation, Maine 4-H Foundation, The Hudson Foundation, Good Shepherd Food Bank of Maine, University of Maine, Presque Isle

Corporate sponsor: Sodexo, Maine Credit Union League, Presque Isle Inn and Convention Center