LEF is a nonprofit agency run by Lakewood residents. We operate solely by volunteers to keep our overhead costs very low.
Lakewood residents and civic leaders sought to form a Lakewood school district in the mid-1990s. Their efforts became a movement to aid teachers with direct grants through the Lakewood Education Foundation.
The funding for classroom grants is provided through:
You can donate directly to LEF two ways:
LEF is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Your donations are tax deductible.