Brick & Beam Society makes community impact investments that support STEM and literacy enrichment opportunities for children in Southern Maine. By giving the kids in our community a better chance to succeed as adults, we are building a better tomorrow for all of us.
Membership in Brick & Beam Society offers a meaningful way to forge strong relationships, take action, and leave a mark. Members invest their time, skills, and finances to make a measurable difference in our community and decide as members where to make impact investments.
The annual membership contribution starts at $500.
A step-up option is also available that starts with the initial contribution of $500, with a commitment to getting to $1,000 within three years.
What Members Get:
Opportunities to connect with other Brick & Beam Society members and the community through social gatherings, events, and volunteering opportunities.
The opportunity to join a Brick & Beam committee and be a part of the Investment Process.
Invitations to participate in more intimate conversations with C-level executives and community and thought leaders.
Recognition in United Way of Southern Maine’s Leaders’ Circle and Leadership Report.
By making a contribution to Brick & Beam Society, you join 150+ donors to advance equity in STEM education and support educational opportunities for children in Southern Maine. Your contribution, no matter the amount, will make you a “Friend of Brick & Beam,” and add you to our email list for events and volunteer opportunities.
Here are just a few examples of what your investment can do:
$10 per week provides 51 foreign language children’s books for parents to read to their children at home
$15 per week supports 5 students with 3 months of STEM afterschool enrichment that integrates art forms to problem solve
$20 per week provides programming to prevent summer learning loss (summer slide) for 2 elementary school students