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Businesses, organizations and people all over Maine are providing support and taking part in Maine200. Join us in making this a celebration to be proud of!

Patron Opportunities

Your business can lead the way in making the most of this momentous occasion. A range of exciting sponsorship opportunities are still available to promote your company or organization as one the leaders in your field, in Maine and beyond, at varying levels of commitment.

All levels include exposure on our website, at events, and in social media, publications and collateral, and can discuss additional tie-ins based on your level of support. Get more details to sign up.


Make out checks to “Maine200” and send them to the attention of Peter Merrill, Treasurer, Maine Bicentennial Commission at 323 State Street, Augusta, ME 04330. Or donate directly to the Maine200 account at any Bangor Savings Bank branch.

Maine200 is a 501(c)3 nonprofit, so all donations are tax-deductible under the law. Check your tax accountant for your personal deductibility status.


Thank you for your interest in volunteering your time to take part in the official commemoration of Maine’s bicentennial. The Bicentennial Commission has plans in place for programs and events to mark this important milestone in our history, and we’ll need your help to make it a success. Please take a moment to fill out this form to tell us more about your skill set, interests and availability. We will be reviewing this information to find a good fit for your participation in the bicentennial.

host an event

If you are planning a special Bicentennial event or program and would like to post it to our calendar, go to our events page and click on SUBMIT AN EVENT. 
If you would like to use the official Maine200 logo for your event and receive a formal letter of endorsement from the Maine Bicentennial Commission, please complete this application and email it to for consideration. (Please note that events must meet the criteria listed on the application to receive an endorsement.)

market maine200-endorsed products

The Bicentennial Commission will consider endorsing the use of the Maine200 logo on appropriate products, which may be sold via our Shop. To gain approval, marketers must complete a Product Endorsement Application and pay a one-time fee of $200.