You may join the Maine Women’s Giving Tree for as little as a dollar a day – or $365 a year. The only requirement for membership is an annual contribution at one of the membership levels listed below. Payment may be made incrementally over the course of the calendar year.

Because we are a Donor-Advised Fund of the Maine Community Foundation, all contributions are tax-deductible. In addition, members pay an annual administrative fee of $50 for operating expenses.

Annual Membership Levels

Pine Tree Level $365-$499
Maple Tree Level $500-$1,499
Oak Tree Level $1,500 and above
Associate Level
(55 years of age or younger)
$150 and above

How To Give

Making your annual contribution is easy! Write your check to Maine Community Foundation. Put “Maine Women’s Giving Tree” on the memo line. Mail the check to:  Maine Community Foundation, 245 Main Street, Ellsworth, ME 04605-1613

Or if you wish to make a secure donation online, go to:

At the top left of the Maine Community Foundation home page, click on “Give Now”. This will take you to the “Help Us Build Community-Donate Online”  page.  Following the directions for giving, select “Donation for the Funds distribution”. Under “Gift Designation” scroll down and select “Maine Women’s Giving Tree Fund”. Continue filling out the appropriate information as directed on the page. To complete your donation click “Donate Now”

If you choose to donate online by using a credit card, you should be aware that 3% of your donation will be deducted to offset credit card banking charges. The full amount of your gift, however, is tax-deductible.

Becoming a member is just a click away! Go to “Join Now” complete the membership form and make your MWGT contribution online or by mail.