What is the Foundation for Lovejoy Schools?
A non-profit 501(c)3 volunteer organization dedicated to supporting the students, faculty, and staff of the Lovejoy ISD.
What does the Foundation for Lovejoy School do?
The Foundation exists to generate and distribute resources to enhance the educational experience in the Lovejoy ISD.
Why was the Foundation for Lovejoy Schools started?
The Foundation was formed in Spring, 2003 by a group of committed parents and citizens dedicated to creating an exemplary and distinctive learning environment for our young people.
Who decides how the money is spent?
The LISD Invest in Excellence Committee composed of faculty, administrators, and Foundation directors creates a list of suggested items for the Foundation to fund. Final approval for funding is given by the Foundation for Lovejoy Schools Board of Directors.
How does the Foundation for Lovejoy Schools raise money?
Donations are solicited through an Annual Appeal each fall and the Foundation hosts the Denim and Diamonds Gala and Auction each spring. Memorial or honorariums gifts are also be accepted. The Foundation provides an avenue for passionate giving, subject to LISD approval.
Is there an endowment fund?
The Foundation has created an endowment through specific gifts to the endowment as well as adding 5% of the annual net funds raised to the endowment.
How does the Foundation make a difference in the community?
Strong schools result in strong property values and strong communities. The Foundation is committed to supporting LISD in their goal to enable LISD students to grow into greatness as contributors to their communities.
How does the Foundation make a difference for our children?
Your tax deductible gifts support our young people and teachers providing for an educational experience beyond what normal operating budgets can provide.
Why should I participate in the Foundation for Lovejoy Schools?
Whether you have students enrolled in LISD or not, you have a vested interested in the success of the district and our community. We can work together to make the LISD schools among the finest in America.