PROGRAMS

MINI-GRANTS
All school district staff are eligible to apply for mini-grants for innovative, replicable educational projects. Learn more here.

GIFT CATALOG
This publication provides an avenue for the community to contribute items based on a wish list of needs that are outside the school budget.

Please show your appreciation to our local school teachers and staff employees by making a donation from the 300+ items listed in this years catalog.  Give them the supplies they wish to have in their classrooms. Thank-you!

View the Gift Catalog here. Items in red have been donated already. Please contact us to arrange delivery or pick-up. Call the office at 413-625-2555 or email us at marylyonfoundation@gmail.com.

HARPER GERRY STUDENT ASSISTANCE FUND
Any needy child residing in the school district is eligible for financial assistance for medical care and basic necessities such as eyeglasses, food, prescriptions or clothing.

See Harper Gerry Student Assistance Fund form here.

GERTRUDE STREETER FUND
Established in honor of a beloved Colrain teacher, this fund supports the acquisition of middle school library books.

COLRAIN VISION OF EXCELLENCE
This program provides an enrichment component to augment the Colrain Central School curriculum.

AGRICULTURE PROJECT
This Mohawk Trail Regional School program provides support for a community garden and greenhouse and is funded in part by a proactive grant from the Greenfield Cooperative Bank.

FIELD MEMORIAL
This fund was established for professional development projects at Sanderson Academy.

CHILDREN’S LITERATURE FESTIVAL
This summer camp introduces children to art, music, crafts, and great literature.

Please consider including the Mary Lyon Foundation in your estate plans. Contact us here.