Become a Community Recipient

On Saturday, April 27, 2019, the Friends of the Cross Insurance Center will hold its 5th Annual Gala celebrating the growth and spirit of the greater Bangor community. Each year, the Gala honors three non-profits with a grant of $15,000 each.

To be considered as a non-profit honoree for the 2019 Cross Center Gala, please submit the short application below. If you have questions about the application or the application process, please send an email to:

Eligibility: This year, the Gala theme is “Feeding Families” and we invite applicants whose work provides direct support services to families. Applicants must be registered 501(c)(3) organizations in the state of Maine. Previous recipients are not eligible to apply.


Non-Profit Recipient Application

Deadline: Please complete the following application by September 28, 2018 for your non-profit to be considered as an honoree in 2019. Applications will be reviewed by a sub-committee of the Friends of the Cross Insurance Center Board and contacted by October 15, 2018 with the results.
  • Please attach a list of current board members and their professional affiliations (PDF only).
  • Please attach a copy of your IRS non-profit status determination letter (PDF only).
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