Former Fellows Reflect

Years after completing the John T. Gorman Fellowship, three former participants discuss the impact it has had on their work From its start four years ago, the intent of the John T. Gorman Fellowship has been to make a lasting impact not only on its participants, but also on the organizations and systems in which… Read more »

Third Cohort of John T. Gorman Fellows to Convene in March

We are pleased to announce the third cohort of our John T. Gorman Fellowship, a program designed for leaders in Maine’s nonprofit, advocacy and government sectors. The Fellowship equips participants to leverage data, partnerships, individual strengths, and organizational authority to develop a way of working that is data-driven, collaborative, and reflective of best practices. Participants… Read more »

New Cohort of John T. Gorman Fellows Begins Their Work

In January, the Foundation was pleased to announce the second cohort of the John T. Gorman Fellowship, a leadership program in Maine for select nonprofit and public sector professionals. The Fellowship aims to help participants become more focused on results and build the vision, confidence and competence required to advance change and improve the lives… Read more »

The Opportunity Alliance Places Results at the Center of Its Approach

As the Community Action Agency serving Maine’s most populous region, The Opportunity Alliance (TOA) seeks to help Cumberland County residents live better lives by offering over 40 programs that provide mental health, early education, housing and other services. Running such a large-scale operation is complex. After a 2011 merger expanded TOA’s reach, its leadership recognized… Read more »

The John T. Gorman Fellowship Program Helps Maine’s Nonprofit Leaders Succeed

At the John T. Gorman Foundation, we’re proud to support many organizations that are improving the lives of Mainers throughout the state. But we know that these organizations’ greatest resource is the dedicated staff who serve as their leadership. In 2014, we made the strategic decision to help bolster this resource by establishing the inaugural… Read more »