Mary Hicks Preston Jr Board
The Mary Hicks Preston Jr Board is made up of a cross section of theâ€ˆMidlakes Youth Community.
We are the Junior Board of the Mary Hicks Preston Foundation seeking to grant money from Youth and Organizations in the Midlakes School District. We will evaluate grant requests and give approval for funding based on the criteria set by the Mary Hicks Preston Foundation.*
For more information email us at Jr.prestonfoundation@phelpsNY.com or check us out on Facebook (Mary Hicks Preston Historical Improvement and Betterment Foundation) and on www.PhelpsNY.com.
Applications are available in all Midlakes school offices or by emailing us at
*Specifically, the Foundation will fund projects that will help others acquire, improve, operate or preserve historically significant buildings or artifacts and that will increase and improve socialization or recreational, educational and cultural opportunities for residents and visitors to Phelps. Historical Preservation â€“ Acquisition or maintenance of locally or historically significant artifacts or real property. Organizations that will promote activities based on the historical nature of the Phelps community. Socialization â€“ Provide opportunities for greater socialization among residents of Phelps. Maintain or improve existing facilities or programs that provide socialization opportunities for residents. Recreation â€“ Provide new recreational opportunities for residents of Phelps. Maintain or improve existing facilities or programs that provide recreational opportunities for residents. Education â€“ Improve educational opportunities for residents of Phelps, particularly those who are not served through other programs. Culture â€“ Provide opportunities for residents of Phelps to enjoy cultural activities, such as theater, dance, music and the arts.