Kentucky Mountain Laurel Foundation Mission Statement:
The Kentucky Mountain Laurel Foundation, Inc. was created to perpetuate the longevity and tradition of the Kentucky Mountain Laurel Festival by providing financial support.


Kentucky Mountain Laurel Foundation Members
Camden Skidmore, President
Charles "Buddy" Bishop, Treasurer
Jennifer Jones, Secretary
Neale Bennett
Charles "Chuck" Bishop
Howard Bush
Katherine Reese Capps
Lisa Cleary
Rosemary Parsons
Billie Jo Setzer
Colby Slusher
Edward Wilson



The Foundation is an IRS approved 501 (c) (3)corporation and all donations are tax exempt.  If you would like to make a donation please makes checks can be made payable to Kentucky Mountain Laurel Foundation and mailed to: Buddy Bishop, % First State Financial, PO Box 400, Middlesboro, KY 40965.  If you would like your donation to be in “honor” or “memory” of someone please designate it on the check or in an attached note.


Donate to the Kentucky Mountain Laurel Foundation. The festival wouldn’t exist without your contributions.