Economic and Cultural Organizations
Community Financial Literacy (CFL) offers financial literacy courses and one-on-one financial counseling for individuals and families. Their services are open to all refugees, immigrants, asylees, and low-income individuals in Greater Portland and Lewiston/Auburn, Maine.
Friends of Congress Square Park is a non profit organization that maintains, beautifies, and holds over 200 arts related events over the course of their season in Congress Square Park. Their mission is devoted to creating a welcoming, safe, supportive, and fun atmosphere in the heart of Portland's downtown area.
The Maine Charitable Mechanic Association is a community organization that supports and builds networking for Maine's makers and arts and cultural entrepreneurs. MCMA co-sponsors non-profit events, rents space for private functions, and looks for partnerships and volunteers in the local community. MCMA is located at Mechanics' Hall. Mechanics' Hall includes a membership library and hosts MCMA maker lectures and gatherings, as well as member-sponsored exhibits and performances.