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Tom Glenn Community Impact Fund

The Tom Glenn Fund Community Impact Fund is a community development catalyst fund that seeks to build a more diverse coastal economy through the investment of capital with grants, loans, and equity support for small businesses and community infrastructure projects. Learn more about the types of funding available, the professional development and support services we offer, and how we can help your business or project move forward.
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October 29, 2019

Maine's annual broadband summit is focused on inspiring and empowering community leaders to address the challenges of bringing reliable, high-speed internet to Maine. Hosted by the Maine Broadband Coalition in partnership with the Island Institute, GrowSmart Maine, Fourth Economy Consulting, and the ConnectME Authority, the 2019 Maine Broadband Summit brought together more than 150 community leaders, representatives, and technical experts to share experiences and resources for how communities can move forward with locally-driven broadband projects to address their needs and how we can all work together to help improve connectivity across our state.

April 5, 2019

The 6th annual Artists & Makers Conference took place Thursday, April 4th and Friday, April 5, 2019, welcoming close to 200 artists and makers from across the state to Hedges Hall at Point Lookout in Northport for a full day of information, networking, and presentations tailored to the needs of Maine's arts-based businesses. Check out photos and video from the event, presentation highlights, and more!

May 31, 2018

On May 31, 2018, the Maine Broadband Coalition hosted a statewide broadband conference at Thomas College in Waterville, Maine.

April 6, 2018

The 2018 Archipelago Artists & Makers Conference took place on Friday, April 6, 2018, welcoming close to 200 artists and makers from across the state to Hedges Hall at Point Lookout in Northport for a full day of information, networking, and presentations tailored to the needs of Maine's arts-based businesses. Learn more here!

March 28, 2016

If you visit one of Maine's year-round islands on the ferry or with a personal boat, be sure to visit the local markets, restaurants, and other shops. Check out this list of businesses which cater to visiting boaters with gas, dock space, food, beverages, and more.