The Center for Advancement of Rural Living is a not-profit 501-C3 organization based in Caribou, Maine. The organization was established in 2011 for the purpose of filling gaps in service for rural populations with a focus on social, economic and cultural arenas. Our key areas of focus include:

  • The arts and culture
  • Economic development
  • Job training
  • Veterans and veteran homelessness 
  • Agricultural interests
  • Substance abuse

Our Mission

To enhance the vitality of the rural communities by obtaining resources and fostering opportunities for personal growth, employment, education, personal safety and a sense or being considered.