Spirit of America Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public charity established in Augusta, ME in 1990 to honor volunteerism.


The Spirit of America Foundation Tribute is presented in the name of Maine municipalities to local individuals, organizations and projects for commendable community service.


Since Alma Jones received the first Spirit of America award from Augusta Mayor William Burney on Nov. 26, 1991, the tribute has been presented at 200+ ceremonies!


Spirit of America Foundation gives special thanks to these corporate sponsors: Capitol Chapter MSEA, Flo’s Flower Cart, Gardiner Federal Credit Union, ING Financial Services agent Shirley Ezzy, Maine State Credit Union, and Sprague & Curtis Real Estate.