Established under the Mena Polk County Chamber of Commerce in 2018, the Mena Polk County Enhancement 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- 2020

Lauren Frost - President

Pilar Fowler - Vice-President

Mitchell Schubbe- Secretary

Holly Henry - Treasurer

Lauren Frost

Mike Vega - Board Member

Pilar Fowler

Mitchell Schubbe

Holly Henry

Mike Vega


The Mena Polk County Enhancement Foundation in conjunction with the Mena/Polk County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce new scholarship opportunities. Two, one time scholarships will be awarded in 2020. 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 Enhancement Foundation (MPCEF) 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 the application and return it to the address below.

Direct all inquiries and applications to:

Mena Polk County Enhancement Foundation

c/o Mena/Polk County Chamber of Commerce

524 Sherwood Ave.

Mena, AR 71953

(479) 394-2912


Deadline for submitting applications is March 20, 2020

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