St. Francis of the Lakes Catholic School Foundation
2014 FOUNDATION DINNER
GIVE TO THE MAX DAY
We surpassed our Give to the Max Day goal of $10,000 with a final tally of $10,530; this includes a $5000 match from the foundation. Thank you to the 71 families/individuals who supported the Foundation’s Give to Max Day effort. Since participating in Give to the Max Day, we have raised over $24,000 to support the school’s technology advancements.
DONOR TREE UNVEILING
The Donor Tree unveiling was held in November with 100 in attendance. Ruttgers Bay Lake Lodge provided the appetizers and Wild Rice Depot was hand to serve assorted beverages. Ginny Knudson, School Capital Campaign Chair and David Boran with the Foundation Board spoke as well as Father Tony. A memory book was also on display to recognize school capital campaign donors.
FOUNDATION ESTATE GIVING
The objective of the Foundation is to have one million in endowments. Please consider the Foundation in your estate giving plan. If you have questions in regards to foundation gifts please contact one of the Foundation Board members or the Development Director Maria Prozinski at email@example.com or 218-822-4040.
SAINT FRANCIS CATHOLIC SCHOOL FOUNDATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Scott Stroot – Chairman Tim Spitzley – Treasurer Joanne Ruttger – Secretary
Dr. David Boran, Kathryn Bymark, Kevin Donnay, Gert Roggenkamp, Dr. Peter Schmitz
Deb Euteneuer – School Principal
Maria Prozinski – Development Director
Father Anthony Wroblewski – School Superintendent
The Foundation mission is to provide a firm financial base for the school. Funds from dinners, silent auctions, donations, and related efforts go toward a fund reserve. The goal is to reach $1 million in the trust. Interest earnings support teacher salary increases, school needs, capital needs, and tuition scholarships for students.