Established under the Mena Polk County Chamber of Commerce in 2018, the Mena Polk County Chamber of Commerce Foundation's primary objectives are to enhance the quality of life in Mena and Polk County, encourage tourism, support higher education through scholarships, and provide charitable contributions to other local non-profits by hosting community events.
This non-profit foundation awards scholarships to local students and hosts the annual Ouachita Arts Celebration annually in November.
For more information on how to contribute to the foundation, please contact the chamber office at 479-394-2912.
MPCEF Board of Directors- 2021
Pilar Fowler - President
LeAnn Dilbeck- Vice-President
Terri Harrison- Secretary
Holly Henry - Treasurer
Mike Vega - Board Member
The Mena Polk County Chamber of Commerce Foundation is pleased to announce new scholarship opportunities. Two, one time scholarships will be awarded in 2021. The total value of each scholarship is $1,000.00 and will be awarded to a graduating senior who is a resident of Polk County.
The Mena Polk County Chamber of Commerce Foundation Scholarship fund was established to offer educational opportunities to deserving students. The goal of the scholarship fund is to promote and provide access to post-secondary education for our area students helping them to achieve their goals. This objective not only helps the student but the community at large.
If you are or you know a deserving candidate, please download an application and view all the information on the 2021 Scholarship Criteria.
Direct all inquiries and applications to:
Mena Polk County Chamber of Commerce Foundation
524 Sherwood Ave., Mena, AR 71953
Deadline for submitting applications is March 19, 2021