Business leaders understand – perhaps better than anyone – the importance of an educated workforce. Whether a business needs accountants or nurses, welders or IT specialists, managers or engineers, the majority of its employees will require some kind of education or training after high school.

The Alfond Scholarship Foundation is committed to supporting Maine children and their future success through the Harold Alfond College Challenge.

A number of Maine businesses have made specific commitments to partner with us by providing payroll deductions and/or matching contributions for college savings. Thank you to our early partners- Unum, Cianbro, BIW, WEX, Jackson Labs, Geiger, Hussey Seating, MaineGeneral Health, MaineHealth and UNE!Businesses partner with us on one of three levels: