• Mentone Educational Resources Foundation


    Enhancing the Quality of Life in Our Community. Thanks for stopping in to learn more about MERF. We're located atop Lookout Mountain in Mentone, Alabama. A 501c3 non profit organization, MERF began in 1993.

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  • Providing for all Ages in the Community

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    Including Education, Health & Wellness, Community, Senior Citizens, and more.

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Making a Difference in our Community

Our Mission

The Mission of the Mentone Educational Resources Foundation is to enrich the learning and living of the community by identifying needs and coordinating resources.

We're Not Just Setting Goals

We're All About Reaching Them

To Tap the rich natural and cultural resources of the Mentone area
To provide collaborative learning experiences for people of all ages
To supplement basic educational needs of the community schools
To provide a central location for a variety of recreational eperiences that serve the entire community
To provide a place for senior citizens to come together
To promote good physical health
To foster appreciation of the arts

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The original belief that commitment makes a difference still rings true. The commitment of a few grows into the commitment of many, allowing dreams and possibilities to become realities.

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