Pay It Forward Maine was started by the Portland Regional Chamber and partners as a collaborative community initiative and website containing an ever-growing library of ideas, tools, and resources for Mainers to support businesses, organizations, and each other during this pandemic.
Read the latest press release HERE.
Below is a list of MCE client companies, past and present that have been remarkably responsive and agile in light of our current world situation. Many are now offering online shopping with shipping, delivery or curbside pickup. Please consider supporting them!
Answering a Public Call for Help
Flowfold shifts to manufacturing protective face shields during COVID-19 outbreak.
Blue Barren Distillery part of the first UMaine-led initiative to help meet the shortage of personal protective equipment for health care workers focusing on the production of hospital-grade hand sanitizer.
Lincoln & Main distillery has pivoted to make much needed hand sanitizer.
Luke’s Lobster is giving Lobster Roll kits to Maine Health Care Workers
R.E.D.D Bar has partnered up with APmunch and OBLKA (Our Big Kitchen Los Angeles) to donate 432 bars for hospitals in the Los Angeles area. Additionally, another 1000 bars are on route to hospitals in the New England and NYC area.
Readiness Associates produces COVID-19 Webinar for healthcare organizations
Vena’s is donating $1 of every Sipper Jar purchased to MaineHealth
Helping our Startups
iBec Creative helps Maine businesses quickly pivot.
Curbside, Home Delivery and Shipping available
Cap n Stem
– Online ordering and shipping available
Dandelion Spring Farm
has started a weekly share directly to consumers with a home delivery option and touch-less pick up locations
– providing scheduled delivery options
– Delivering Fyood mystery baskets to your door, contact-free!
Maine Brew Bus
– Providing virtual tours of Maine Craft Alcohol Producers