Leaf 742
  • Homepage Feature - NOTS Auditions

    Night of the Stars

    February Performances were GREAT!

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    Adopt-A-Classroom
    in District 742

    Support our local teachers and students.

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    GROWING A STRONGER
    COMMUNITY

    through academics, activities, arts and athletics.

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    GROWING A STRONGER
    COMMUNITY

    through academics, activities, arts and athletics.

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  • MAKE A DONATION
    MAKE A DIFFERENCE

    With your help LEAF makes a difference for the students in District 742! Since 1996, LEAF has granted over $1.5 million to support programs in District 742!

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  • MAJOR
    SPONSORS

    LEAF is fortunate to have the support of many
    St. Cloud area businesses and organizations who provide generous support for LEAF programs and events.

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  • FUN & ENGAGING
    EVENTS

    Throughout the year, LEAF celebrates students and raises money to support educational programming with a variety of events.

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The District 742 Local Education & Activities Foundation (LEAF) was founded in 1993 as a fully independent, non-profit organization for the purpose of promoting and enhancing school-based, extra-curricular activities and educational opportunities in District 742 Public Schools. LEAF’s endowment fund provides supplemental funding for academics, activities, arts and athletics in our St. Cloud Area School District 742 public schools.

  • GROWING A STRONGER COMMUNITY

    through academics, activities, arts and athletics.

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Recent Posts

  • LEAF Loses a Great Friend – George Torrey

    George Torrey, a well-known philanthropist who supported many worthy causes in the St. Cloud area passed away on June 10, 2020 at the age of 87.   George and his wife Shirley were early and very generous supporters of LEAF.  George …Read More »
  • United Way supports LEAF’s PAKRAT Program

    On May 28, Sara Martini and Bruce Hentges stopped by the United Way office to pick up nearly 1,500 books donated to PAKRAT by the United Way.  The books were left over from the United Way’s Imagination Library effort and …Read More »
  • Teacher Appreciation Week, May 4-8, 2020!

    Teachers change the lives of our children and have a positive impact on the future.  If you haven’t already, please say “thank you” to our teachers.  If you have, say it again.  During these difficult times teachers have been given …Read More »

OUR PURPOSE

LEAF is a citizens’ organization whose purpose is to secure and channel private funds to support and enhance the educational process.

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GRANTS

LEAF has established a proven track record of raising funds and getting them to the students who really need them.

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Photo Contest

LEAF is sponsoring an ongoing photo contest to highlight the positive things happening each day in our District 742 schools.

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