cPort in The Community

A core value at cPort Credit Union is Community, it’s ingrained in what makes us who we are. We are passionate about helping our local communities in and around Portland, Scarborough, and Augusta, and that translates within our hiring process as we look to find people that have that same desire to help. We try to enrich the communities in which we work and live and ask each employee to participate in at least one outside community activity each year.

Olympia Snowe Women’s Leadership Institute

At cPort Credit Union, we believe in fostering leadership and strengthening community ties. Our ongoing support for the Olympia Snowe Women’s Leadership Institute (OSWLI) is a testament to our commitment. OSWLI is dedicated to raising the aspirations of young women in Maine, which aligns with cPort’s values to educate and empower individuals to achieve their…

Read More

Augusta Teen Center

An initiative we are proud to support is the Augusta Teen Center, run by the Boys & Girls Club of Augusta. This organization provides a safe and welcoming environment for teenagers to socialize, learn, and grow. In November, the teens held a craft fair to help support their fall and winter activities. As part of…

Read More

Junior Achievement and BGCKV

cPort Partnered with Junior Achievement to bring “JA More Than Money” to BGCKV. In July, cPort Credit Union partnered with Junior Achievement of Maine (JA) to bring the “JA More Than Money” financial education course to the 4th and 5th graders at the Boys & Girls Club of Kennebec Valley (BGCKV). Michelle Lemieux, cPort’s Augusta…

Read More

Immigrant Legal Advocacy Project

Pioneers in immigrant advocacy, the Immigrant Legal Advocacy Project (ILAP) is a non-profit organization committed to promoting the safety, security, and well-being of immigrants in Maine. Through a team of dedicated lawyers and advocates, they provide critical legal assistance, representation, education, and advocacy to immigrants and their families. What is the Immigrant Legal Advocacy Project’s…

Read More

The Telling Room

We were thrilled to continue our partnership with The Telling Room for their highly anticipated annual event, Show & Tell 2023. This yearly event brings talented performers and storytellers to the stage in Portland. This year’s event was hosted by Mo Awale, DJed by Mosart212, and featured storytelling by Weike Wang, Lynn Steger Strong, and…

Read More

Augusta Food Bank

Established in 1981, the Augusta Food Bank provides food to meet the needs of individuals and families in their community. Through on-site food pickup, home deliveries, KidsPak programs, and food share programs, community volunteers work tirelessly to serve residents best. Augusta Food Bank KidsPak Program In June, cPort’s Augusta branch and the City of Augusta…

Read More

Institute for Family-Owned Business

The Institute for Family-Owned Business (IFOB) recently held a unique event to support immigrant family businesses. The “How To’s: Immigrant Family Business Panel” was a recorded in person panel discussion designed to equip immigrant business owners with the tools and resources to help them succeed. IFOB is a non-profit organization that has been supporting family-owned…

Read More

Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Maine

Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Maine (BGCSM) is a non-profit organization that provides after-school programs, summer camps, and other activities for children and young adults. Each year, the clubs serve nearly 2,000 members within their six clubhouse locations. They help children and families in the Greater Portland, Lewiston/Auburn, and Biddeford communities. Each clubhouse provides…

Read More

cPort Credit Union Visits Talbot Community School During Read Across America Week

cPort Credit Union celebrated Read Across America Week with a special visit to Talbot Community School in Portland. President & CEO Gene Ardito and Executive Vice President & CFO Kelsey Marquis shared their love for literacy with students as part of the National Education Association’s celebration honoring authors from all backgrounds. Read Across America is an annual…

Read More

cPort Employees Participate in Go Red for Women Day for the American Heart Association

American Heart Association (AHA) Maine works alongside community members like our Maine credit union to educate about heart health, promote healthy choices, and support survivors. AHA Maine is a portion of the larger organization, American Heart Association. For nearly 100 years, the organization has had a significant impact in the research for cardiovascular and cerebrovascular…

Read More

cPort proudly contributes to the following local organizations and events:

Donation Policy

Our Maine credit union is also committed to meaningful community involvement through our support of charitable organizations and schools. Donations are granted based upon our annual budget and alignment with our core values of promoting education, health and wellness, and ending hunger.

To request a donation or sponsorship, please submit a form here

Due to the volume of requests we receive, we unfortunately can't honor every request. We value recommendations from cPort Credit Union members, employees, and our Board of Directors.