EIN 01-6023748

Penquis CAP

IRS 501(c) type
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Penquis CAP administers health, housing, and social service programs to improve the lives of citizens in Maine counties. Its mission is to assist individuals and families in preventing, reducing, or eliminating poverty by partnering with the community to address economic and social needs. Program services include Child Development Services which supports child development, Housing & Energy Services which provides assistance to low to moderate-income households, fuel assistance, weatherization programs, home lead and inspection services.
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Program areas at Penquis CAP

Housing & Energy Services: Provides assistance to mostly households who are low to moderate income. Fuel assistance and weatherization are the largest programs within the department. We offer home, lead and other inspection services to homeowners and work with communities to administer community service block grants. Our goal is to keep people in homes that are safe and healthy. Most programs cover the three county area of Penobscot, Piscataquis and Knox.
Charlotte White Support Services: Provides housing, counseling, community support and developmental training to persons with mental illnesses and cognitive and intellectual disabilities. Also provides behavior intervention, case management, and training to children with disabilities.
Transportation Services Penquis reports Lynx Mobility and Transportation Brokerage under one department. The Transportation Brokerage is the single source for scheduling MaineCare nonemergency transportation in Penobscot, Piscataquis, Somerset, and Kennebec counties. Lynx Mobility Services provides and coordinates non MaineCare transportation, including transportation services to the general public for treatment of cancer clients, and for individuals with disabilities. It also provides MaineCare non-emergency transportation in support of The Transportation Brokerage.
Other Program Services include the following:Child Development Services: Supports the development of children to their highest potential, recognizes parents as the prime educators of their children, and assists families in the attainment of resources and personal development resulting in a healthier and more prosperous community.Family Enrichment: Promotes physical, emotional, and economic health through personal and community support, education, direct benefits, and appropriate linkages so that each individual, family and community reaches optimal social, emotional and financial wellness.In addition to the services noted above, the Organization conducts other activities the purpose of which is to assist local communities to mobilize their resources to combat poverty.

Grants made by Penquis CAP

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Partners for PeaceTo Engage Individuals and the Community To End Domestic Violence in Penobscot and Piscataquis Counties.$80,220

Who funds Penquis CAP

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Maine Children's TrustEducation for Child Abuse Prevention$1,217,026
NeighborWorks AmericaGeneral Support$347,474
The Opportunity AllianceToa Is Providing Youth Engagement Services in District 2. Because the Contract Requires Statewide Staffing, Subcontractors Will Employ District-Level Youth Engagement Staff in All Other Public Health Districts.$81,302
...and 12 more grants received

Personnel at Penquis CAP

Kara HayPresident and Chief Executive Officer / Chief Executive Officer and President$181,203
Heidi LablancChief Operating Officer / Child Development Director$128,142
Denice ConaryChief Financial Officer$145,526
Janeen FeeroDevelopment Director / Resource Development Officer$109,036
Jennifer GiosiaHousing and Energy Services Director / Department Director of Housing and Energy Services$108,212
...and 11 more key personnel

Financials for Penquis CAP

RevenuesFYE 09/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$58,179,601
Program services$36,939,802
Investment income and dividends$475,538
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$57,498
Net income from fundraising events$-2,023
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$16,625
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$95,667,041

Form 990s for Penquis CAP

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2021-092022-08-05990View PDF
2020-092021-08-10990View PDF
2019-092020-09-23990View PDF
2018-092019-10-12990View PDF
2017-092018-11-15990View PDF
...and 9 more Form 990s

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Data update history
July 11, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 2 new vendors, including , and
June 14, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2021
May 13, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 6 new personnel
May 9, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 2 new vendors, including , and
May 8, 2023
Received grants
Identified 4 new grant, including a grant for $48,110 from United Way of Southern Maine
Nonprofit Types
Human service organizationsFamily service centersHeadquarter / parent organizationsCharitiesCommunity Action ProgramsHead Start programs
Human services
Fundraising eventsState / local levelReceives government fundingManagement and technical assistanceCommunity engagement / volunteeringTax deductible donations
General information
PO Box 1162
Bangor, ME 04402
Metro area
Bangor, ME
Penobscot County, ME
Website URL
(207) 973-3500
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Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
P20: Human Service Organizations
NAICS code, primary
624190: Individual and Family Services
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