Join us Friday, May 5 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm for an evening of Indian classical music with acclaimed khyal performer and environmental activist Warren Senders.

Creating a Compassionate World

The Bertha Crosley Ball Center for Compassion offers research-based educational and experiential programs to calm minds, open hearts, deepen relationships, and strengthen communities.


From public talks to practice groups, workshops to for-credit courses, register for upcoming events here.

Events Archive

Missed a public talk? Curious about our past offerings? Browse our archive.

This Is My Maine

What makes Maine so special? Hear what Center Director Dr. Vaishali Mamgain shared with MPBN as part of their “This Is My Maine” series.

Where We Are

The BCB Center for Compassion occupies the ancestral, traditional, unceded, and contemporary territory of the Wabanaki Nations, in what is now known as Portland, Maine. We are committed to the ongoing work of decolonization in Maine and beyond, and we invite you to join us in this work.