Trekkers

Trekkers

WORKING TOWARD POSITIVE OUTCOMES (Fall 2019). Teenagers can benefit from adult mentors and an opportunity to explore options for college and career, but these experiences may be in short supply in rural communities. Trekkers is an outdoor-based mentoring program in Rockland, Maine, that is squarely aligned with the Fund’s youth development goal of helping to prevent students from dropping out of school and staying on a path to self-sufficiency in adulthood.

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Maine Initiatives and Social Innovation Forum

Maine Initiatives and Social Innovation Forum

COLLABORATIONS AT WORK (Summer 2017). When New England Program Officer Megan Reilly sits with nonprofit leaders working on behalf of immigrant advancement, two things are clear: vulnerable immigrants are scared, and the organizations that support them are stretched thin.  The Clowes Fund works with like-minded funders to find ways to bolster these organizations.

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