The Lyme Foundation marks its 30th anniversary in 2019. The Lyme Foundation was established in 1989 to fund projects and programs that help maintain and enhance the quality of life in Lyme, New Hampshire. The Lyme Foundation strives to further programs in the arts, education, public affairs, community development, historic resources, the environment, recreation, and social services. Since its inception, the Foundation has given over $1.5 million to projects that directly benefit Lyme's citizens.