Welcome to the Montana Academy Foundation (MAF) website. We hope you’ll spend some time exploring the site and getting to know us better.
We support research on disrupted maturation in teenagers.
We promote public awareness of adolescent development.
We provide emergency financial aid to current Montana Academy families.
- For several years, we have been collecting information on a variety of resources related to character development, maturity, and adolescent mental and behavioral health. In this archive you will find links to articles, to TED talks, and to organizations working in the field. We are adding new materials all the time, so please take a moment to browse what's available.
- The November, 2018 issue of SKY LINES has been added to the archive. Click on the News and Information tab, scroll down to Sky Lines Archive, and click on the link. This issue features a review of ON EDGE, a recently published exploration of how severe anxiety is experienced by those who suffer from the disorder. There is also an extended interview with Molly Baron, an educational consultant who has supported thousands of families over the past 25 years. In addition, you will find an update on the Ascent Program at Glacier High School in Kalispell, MT. This program, funded by the MA Foundation, is aimed at assisting students who are at risk of dropping out of school.
- The Montana Academy Foundation has awarded a multi-year grant to Glacier High School in Kalispell, MT, to launch the Ascent Program in the fall of 2018.