The Mountain Valley Charitable Foundation has as its mission improving the quality of life in eastern Montgomery County. Toward this end, it awards grants to educational and other non-profit local groups from three funds for service and beautification projects. The Loraine Ryan Educational Fund awards grants to public schools, libraries, and non-profit organizations in support of programs and equipment that benefit school-age children. The James E. Pearman, Sr., Legacy Fund supports the operation of Camp Alta Mons, Project LINC and the Meadowbrook Center. The Karen Cronin Legacy Fund awards grants to public schools, libraries and non-profit organizations based in eastern Montgomery in support of gardening, artistic and beautification projects and programs.
Grants will be awarded in July, 2018.