The Maine Community Foundation will host a free grant information workshop on Thursday, Oct. 27 from 4-5:30 p.m. in the Abbott Room at the Belfast Free Library.

In the workshop, geared to nonprofits located in Waldo County, Maine Community Foundation staff will cover the guidelines and application process for the Community Building Grant Program, the community foundation’s largest competitive grant program.

Members of the foundation’s Waldo County Committee, a regional advisory group that assists the foundation in making grants in the region, will also be on hand to meet nonprofit organization staff and answer questions.

The workshop is free of charge. Those interested in attending must register by Oct. 21 with Tim Williams at the Maine Community Foundation, 1-877-700-6800 (toll-free) or

A statewide organization with offices in Ellsworth and Portland, the Maine Community Foundation partners with donors and community groups to strengthen Maine communities. For more information, visit: