Awarded in 2018.


Nonprofit board directors recognized
since 2011.


Awarded to Maine nonprofits
since 2011.

Now accepting nominations!

Through the Leaders & Luminaries Awards, Camden National Bank proudly recognizes the importance and impact of nonprofit board members who dedicate themselves to making their nonprofit organization stronger through strategic leadership. It’s your opportunity to nominate an outstanding nonprofit board member for the 2019 Leaders & Luminaries Awards who successfully uses passion, innovation and resourcefulness to help their organization thrive.
Please download and complete the application by August 30, 2019. You don’t want to miss this exciting opportunity!


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Congratulations to our 2018 Leaders & Luminaries Award Recipients

On October 31, 2018, we awarded four of Maine’s top board members with Leaders & Luminaries Awards and a total of $20,000 in grants through The Bank of Maine Foundation™ for their respective nonprofits. We also honored two Emerging Leaders with awards and $1,000 each in grants for their organizations.

2018 Leaders & Luminaries
  • Brad Babson, Board President, Brunswick-Topsham Land Trust
  • Gerry Cushman, Board Chair, Maine Coast Fishermen’s Association
  • Ryan Ciriello, Development Committee Chair, Milestone Recovery
  • Samaa Abdurraqib, Board Co-Chair, Maine Inside Out
2018 Emerging Leaders
  • Chelsea Ellis, Board Director, Hardy Girls Healthy Women
  • Steven Bishop, Treasurer, The Game Loft

Send us a note with your email address, and we’ll keep you in the know on important award information, details and more!