Building Community...

The Mountain Lake Services Foundation was established to ensure the financial future of Mountain Lake Services by securing community support.  The Foundation's efforts will guarantee that comprehensive services of the highest quality will always be available for future generations.  The Mountain Lake Services Foundation was formed in 2010 and is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Support for Mountain Lake Services is a powerful statement of compassion and commitment to people with developmental disabilities.

The Mountain Lake Services Foundation is a separate corporate entity from Essex County Chapter, NYSARC, Inc. d/b/a Mountain Lake Services, and is led by its own active Board of Directors.  

The Foundation builds community support through individual contributions, planned giving, and special events.  

Provides scholarships to ten (10) deserving high school graduating seniors throughout Essex County, New York who are intending to pursue post-high school course of study at a college, university, or other post-secondary educational institution in the field of Human Services.