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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Allagash Wilderness Waterway Foundation

Mission: The Allagash Wilderness Waterway Foundation's mission is to enhance the wilderness character of the Allagash Wilderness Waterway, protect its environment, preserve its historic and cultural values and foster knowledge and understanding of the Waterway.

QFF Grant: Funding will be used to support the Youth Initiative and Cultural Resource
Assessment and Interpretive Plan. AWWF will kick off the first youth initiative with 50 boys and
girls from the St. John Valley. The multi-day paddling trip on the Waterway is a cross-sector
partnerships with an environmental stewardship and youth leadership curriculum. The Cultural
and Historical Interpretation Plan will be used to to inform, educate, and inspire visitors abut its
outstanding historic, cultural, and educational resources.


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