Local Favorites

For foodies and those who want to be nurtured:

Arabica Coffee

Coffee by Design

Big Sky Bread Company

Gelato Fiasco

The Holy Donut

Homegrown Tea & Herb

Local 188 (some of our favorite cocktails and bartenders!)

Novare Res Bier Cafe

Portland Farmers Market

Portland Food Coop (we are member/owners!)

Rosemont Market and Bakery


For animal-lovers and advocates:

The Fish & Bone (formerly Fetch)

The Animal Refuge League


For some enjoyment, laughs, and intellectual stimulation:

First Friday Art Walk

Longfellow Books

Portland GreenDrinks

Portland Playback Theatre Company 


Community building, education and activism:

Birth Roots

Cultivating Community

Justice in the Body

Hour Exchange Portland

Maine FoodCorps

The Telling Room




Material Objects


Suggestions for outdoor adventures:

Portland Trails


The list is ongoing!  Send us your suggestions!