Who we are:
Young leaders committed to fostering an engaged, inclusive, and resilient Portland.
What is the Portland Global Shapers Hub?
The Portland Global Shapers Hub is a group of young Portlanders who seek to apply globally inspired ideas to solve local problems here in Portland, Maine.
The hub is part of the Global Shapers Community, an initiative of the World Economic Forum that's committed to improving the state of the world through public-private cooperation while remaining independent and not tied to special interests.
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Our latest projects
Each year, in our annual retreats, we identify the most pressing issues facing our community, from civic engagement to the cost of living. Then, we brainstorm new initiatives to help solve these problems. Hover over the tiles below to see our current projects.
Meet the Portland Shapers
We're a diverse group of passionate 20-somethings who live in Portland, Maine. We work together on projects that serve to create a better, more equitable Portland. Learn more about us.
Contact the Shapers
The Portland Global Shapers work within a network of hubs and organizations committed to improving the world through focusing on their local communities.