Horizon Foundation
Grants Made in December 2007

A Company of Girls Odelle Bowman, Director Portland, ME
One-year grant of $8,000 for general operating support.
Cultivating Community Craig Lepine, Executive Director Portland, ME
One-year grant of $8,000 to support the Youth Growers 2008 program.
Genesis Community Loan Fund Liza Fleming-Ives, Associate Director
Damariscotta, ME
One-year grant of $15,000 to help create affordable housing and vital community facilities on Maine's year-round islands.
Isles, Inc. Grace Egan, VP Resource Development Trenton, NJ
One-year grant of $25,000 to support the Healthy Region Initiative.
Maine Island Trail Association Doug Welch, Executive Director Portland, ME
One-year grant of $13,000 to build the outreach capacity of Maine Island Trail.
Maine Lakes Conservancy Institute Shippen Bright, Executive Director Nobleboro, ME 
One-year grant of $15,000 to purchase a tow truck to transport the floating classroom.
Maine Volunteer Lake Monitoring Program Scott Williams, Executive Director Auburn, ME
One-year grant of $8,500 to support the training of new volunteer Water Quality Monitors and Invasive Plant Patrollers.
Massachusetts Audubon Society Ian Ives, Sanctuary Director Barnstable, MA
One-year grant of $12,500 to help support the construction of a Salt Marsh Educational Boardwalk at Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary.
Mitchell Institute Colleen Quint, Executive Director Portland, ME
One-year grant of $10,000 to support the Mitchell Institute's role in statewide education initiatives.
Moosehead Region Futures Committee Wendy Weiger, Coordinator and Steering Committee Member Greenville, ME
One-year grant of $12,500 to support MRFC's participation in and follow-up to Land Use Regulation Commission hearings on Plum Creek's proposed plan for the Moosehead Region.
Mountain Counties Heritage Bruce Hazard, Director Farmington, ME
One-year grant of $18,000 to support the Franklin County Tourism Network. 
Northeast Wilderness Trust Kathleen Fitzgerald, Executive Director Boston, MA
One-year grant of $17,500 to support the Howland Research Forest Conservation Campaign.
Northern Forest Canoe Trail Kate Williams, Executive Director Waitsfield, VT
One-year grant of $18,000 to support the Northern Forest Explorers Program. 
Northern Forest Center  Chris Bicknell, VP for Development Concord, NH
One-year grant of $6,000 to support the Northern Forest Rural Destination Tourism Collaborative.
Patriots Theater Foundation Molly Sword McDonough, President Trenton, NJ
One-year grant of $10,000 to support student educational presentations during the 2007-2008 season.
Red Door Media Wendy Hebb, Partner Damariscotta, ME
One-year grant of $8,000 to bring the OUR TOWN documentary to communities and schools throughout New England.
Sheepscot Valley Conservation Association Maureen Hoffman, Executive Director Newcastle, ME
One-year grant of $10,000 to help secure land in the Stetser and Carleton/Peaslee Preserves and to build two new public trail systems.
The Telling Room Gibson Fay-LeBlanc, Executive Director Portland, ME
One-year grant of $8,000 to support the From the Wild to Words writing program for Portland middle school students.
Trenton After School Program Tina Blackledge, Executive Director Trenton, NJ
One-year grant of $10,000 to support the Environmental Stewardship in Trenton program.