How To Help

The Maine Folklife Center is able to provide its services with the help of your generous support.

A special thanks to our donors!  

There are a number of ways of supporting the Center:

*Contribute to the Drive Dull Care Away Campaign to support the Sandy Ives Endowment.  Once the goal is reached, income generated from the endowment will be used to fund the ongoing programs of the Maine Folklife Center.  Click the link below to learn more about the campaign and donating.

Drive Dull Care Away Campaign to preserve Sandy Ives’s Legacy

*Donate!  Donations help enable the Maine Folklife Center to function as a self-supporting unit of the University of Maine. By pledging a donation, individuals and institutions play a vital role in encouraging the study, documentation and presentation of Maine’s traditional cultural heritage.

It’s easy to give online, just go to the following secure web site:

University of Maine Foundation: Giving *Please be sure and indicate that your donation is to go to the Sandy Ives Fund on the form.

For more information on ways of giving contact the planned giving officers at the University of Maine Foundation.

*You can also support the Maine Folklife Center by buying items we’ve produced.  Follow the link above for more details.

Thank you for your support!