Recent Grants Won
LEF is currently administering an exciting new grant.
Kids in Transition to School (KITS)
- The total SIF Federal dollar awarded to LEF per year is: $482,778.
- KITS is an evidence-based school readiness program developed at the Oregon Social Learning Center, that offers a unique, two-generational approach designed to boost children's literacy, self-regulation, and social skills just prior to kindergarten entry and provide support to families as their children transition into kindergarten.
- Contact: Lacey Joy
Recent Grants Awarded
- LEF was excited to award a $1000 grant to the Lane Healthcare Pathways program to help send two of their participating students to the Career Technical Student Organization's International Leadership Conference, in Nashville, TN.
- LEF was proud to contribute $500 to the Lane ESD Up-Close project. This project took four Lane County students, representing several of our Title Programs, on an organized trip to Washington, D.C., where they were able to get a close up look at all three branches of government and meet with our local Congressional delegation.
Current Grant Applications Sought
LEF is currently planning to offer small grants to one elementary school classroom in each member school district for the purpose of buying classroom supplies. Check back to find out about requests for applications.
Current Fund Raising Campaign
LEF is currently seeking donations for our Classroom Innovation Grants. These funds will be made available to teachers to provide necessary supplies into the classroom. These grants are made available only to schools and/or classrooms within the LEF member districts.