Funding Agency

Counties Served

Penobscot, Piscataquis
30 Number of Lives Improved

Basic Needs


Penquis is a nonprofit organization incorporated in 1967 to alleviate and eliminate the causes and conditions of poverty. Through its programs and subsidiaries, Penquis impacts all of Maine’s sixteen counties, but primarily serves low- and moderate-income individuals in Penobscot, Piscataquis and Knox counties.

Success Stories

Provide basic needs for families affected by the COVID-19 crisis.

Contact Information


$4,000 Funding Amount