There are five Wabanaki tribes residing in the state of Maine: the Micmac, Maliseet, Passamaquoddy and Penobscot. The Aroostook Band of Micmac has approximately 1,100 members in Maine, the majority of whom reside in Aroostook County. The Houlton Band of Maliseet Indians has approximately 1,340 members,many of whom live in Aroostook County and own parcels of fee and trust land totaling 880 acres. The membership of Penobscot Indian Nation is 2,365 people, with one-quarter of that number living on the reservation which consists of 4,866 acres of land including Indian Island and an additional 200 islands in the PenobscotRiver. The Passamaquoddy Tribe has two reservations in Washington County, Pleasant Point and Indian Township, totaling some 23,000 acres. The Passamaquoddy membership in Maine is about 3,465.
FOUR DIRECTIONS DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION IS DEDICATED TO IMPROVING THE SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC CONDITION OF THE FOUR WABANAKI TRIBES IN MAINE THROUGH EDUCATION AND COMMUNITY INVESTMENT.