The Maine Community Foundation is seeking applications from Maine-based leadership development organizations and programs to join its Leadership Learning Collaborative.

The one-year Leadership Learning Collaborative program is designed for the staff and directors of leadership programs. Participants will have the opportunity to identify and develop initiatives that will build capacity for their programs. They will explore curriculum and delivery of leadership programs, alumni engagement, communicating the impact of their programs, and collaboration within the field. Participating organizations will also have the opportunity to apply for capacity-building grants through a competitive process.

Deadline for applications is Friday, Dec. 18. For full guidelines and application, visit Questions can be directed to Maggie Drummond-Bahl, MaineCF senior program officer, at 877-700-6800, ext. 2213, or by email at

The community foundation will hold information sessions for individuals interested in applying Nov. 16 in Portland and Nov. 19 in Bangor. For times and locations of the sessions, visit