The Quimby Family Foundation has been awarding yearly grants since 2005. We proudly partner with non-profits throughout the state of Maine to promote Human Wholeness. To us, Human Wholeness is physical, emotional, social, and spiritual health and we believe in the inherent value of nature to advance all four.


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Casco Bay High School for Expeditionary Learning

Casco Bay High School for Expeditionary Learning

For the sixth annual Casco Bay Quest. This is an innovative orientation experience based on Cow Island for all freshmen and seniors at Casco Bay High School. It promotes community, citizenship and leadership through writing, kayaking and adventure-based learning. Specifically the grant will:
•Provide scholarships so that economically disadvantaged students can participate in this often-transformative experience.
•To hire a “sustainability engineer” to develop and implement a plan to ensure the financial viability of the Quests long-term.


cbhs.portlandschools.org