Donate to CMCA
For more than six decades, the forward-looking support of our donors and supporters has helped CMCA introduce the work of hundreds of contemporary artists to audiences in Maine.

As a CMCA donor, you’ll help sustain this legacy by supporting opportunities for artists, and making possible exhibitions of exceptional emerging and cutting-edge work that might not otherwise be seen.

How to Donate

  • By phone: 207.236.2875
  • By mail: Checks can be made payable to CMCA and should be sent to CMCA, P.O. Box 147, Rockport, ME 04856.
  • Online: Credit Card payments to CMCA's PayPal account:


Give a Gift of Stock
Giving shares of stock allows you to take advantage of various tax benefits:
  • You pay no capital gains tax on a gift of appreciated securities to CMCA.
  • You qualify for a tax deduction based on the fair market value of stock (if you have held the stock for at least one year).

You may transfer stocks electronically through your broker, with the following information:

Transfer to:
Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC
87 Elm St.
Camden, ME 04843

Name on Account: Center for Maine Contemporary Art
DTC #: 0141
Account #: 2020-3116
Tax ID#: 01-0282701

Because names of individual donors do not appear on our monthly broker statements, please let us know that you have made a transfer so we can ensure proper crediting of your gift.

Provide a Planned Gift
Make a provision for CMCA through a planned gift. Planned gifts include bequests, life income plans (charitable gift annuities and charitable remainder trusts), charitable lead trusts, or gifts of life insurance policy. We would be happy to discuss how we can help you carry out your long-term philanthropic goals. Please contact Director Suzette McAvoy at 207.236.2875.
Matching Gifts
Does your company match contributions to nonprofits? Please check with the human resources department at your company to take advantage of this great way to double (or triple!) the impact of your philanthropic dollar.
CMCA's corporate sponsorships provide businesses with opportunities to reach numerous community members and visitors through recognition in prominent wall texts in our galleries and/or on our Donor Wall, mentions in print and electronic publications and materials, and special acknowledgements at events. By underwriting exhibitions, educational programs, and special events, businesses help to nurture a vibrant arts community and strengthen the quality of life in Midcoast Maine and beyond.

For more information, please contact CMCA at 207.236.2875.