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We promote student success by mobilizing community investment in services and programs that create positive educational outcomes in rural communities.

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We prepare students to be ready to learn; to succeed academically, socially, and emotionally; and to thrive in the wider world.

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CPR Training

Last spring, the Mary Lyon Foundation was honored to provide funding to six ambitious MTRS students in Tamara Brown’s health class to become CPR certified! MTRSD Community Engagement and Enrichment Programs are actively working with local fire chiefs to increase the number of volunteer firefighters. Part of that program includes CPR and First Aid Certification. In July, five additional students received funding through the program, helping to increase volunteer awareness and the number of qualified candidates ready to serve our community.

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2022-23 DIAL/SELF AmeriCorps Team

The Mary Lyon Foundation is partnering with Americorps to create positive youth development opportunities in schools and local agencies throughout Western Massachusetts. For 10 months, the DIAL/SELF AmeriCorps team members will build relationships with young people and support them in developing skills, connections, and confidence in themselves as learners. They experience personal and professional growth through on-site service, workshops, and team service project activities. Apply now to be a part of Americorps!

Infancy to Adulthood

We Support You From big Picture The Mary Lyon Foundation Supports the West County Community from Infancy to Adulthood! We’d love to welcome your new bundle of joy to the world and ensure they have the resources needed to learn, succeed and thrive. Take a minute to complete our Newborn Care Package form and we’ll send you a package filled with essentials such as children’s books, a onesie, and diapers for your growing family. Newborn Care Package Form

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We promote student success by mobilizing community investment in services and programs that create positive educational outcomes.

warm winter jackets
bags of groceries
backpacks with school supplies
educational mini-grants and special projects