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    Lakeview Education Foundation

    The Lakeview Education Foundation (LEF) is a non –profit organization dedicated to managing and distributing gifts given to Lakeview Community Schools.
    Supervised by a Board of Directors, the foundation is incorporated under the Laws of the State of Nebraska. 

    Clete Pillen - President 
    Brad Luchsinger- Vice President 
    Dr. Aaron Plas- Treasurer
    Mary Ann Schreiber- Secretary 

    Janet Jaixen 
    Jamie Meyer
    Kevin Saalfeld 
    Jaci Tessendorf
    Ann Cattau
    Chad Anderson
    Audrey Blaser
    Jacob Jarecki  




     The funds generated and managed by the Board of Directors, enable LEF to build funds that will be used to provide teacher grants, enhance the scholarship program for Lakeview's graduating seniors and may also be used as a resource for funding special projects that may arise in the future of Lakeview Community Schools.

    The Board of Directors secures funds for the foundation through:

    *Public Awareness Campaigns

    *Memorials and Wills

    *Gifts from Private and Cooperate Donors

    *Foundation Sponsored Activities such as Banquets and Fundraisers


     Any person, persons, or organization making a donation of $250 or more will have their name(s) placed on a corresponding leaf of the donor tree which is in honor of those who are a part of the foundation of Lakeview Community Schools. 

    Leaf categories on the donor board include:

    • Bronze leaf: $250 +
    • Silver leaf: $500 +
    • Gold leaf: $1,000 +

    Donations in excess of $2,500 qualify for the "Boulder Club", which has three categories:

    • 10 inch: $2,500 +
    • 12 inch: $5,000 +
    • 14 inch $10,000 +

    If you wish, your donations may be anonymous.  All donations to the Lakeview Education Foundation are tax deductible.

    If you, or anyone you know is interested in becoming a member of the LEF Tree of Opportunity, contact Clete Pillen, LEF President, at 402-276-0692.


    The Lakeview Education Foundation is "Dedicated to the Promotion of Excellence". 

    Your gifts help us help kids!