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Homeless Student Fund – News & History

Homeless Student Fund – News & History


LEAF Participates in Earth Day Marathon

2022 Earth Day Marathon-LEAF VolunteersAt the Annual Earth Day Half Marathon on Saturday, April 16, members of the LEAF board of directors as well as community members organized through the District 742 Transitional Services Team.

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Homeless Student Awareness Month

Homework is Hard; Imagine How Hard it is Without a Home.  Help us lessen the negative impact of homelessness in District 742!

April is “Homelessness Student Awareness” month.  Every day, students experiencing homelessness face the daunting task of focusing on a quality education while worrying about he basic needs of reliable food, clothing and shelter.

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Thanks to LEAF for helping homeless students

Thank you, Bruce.

Our 2020-2021 School year use of LEAF Homeless Student Services Funds looked something like this:

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LEAF Receives Grants to Support Homeless Students

LEAF Receives $10,000 to Support Students Experiencing Homelessness.

The District 742 Local Education & Activities Foundation (LEAF) announced that it has received two $5,000 grants in support of District 742 homeless youth and their families. The grants have been made through the support of the Central Minnesota Community Foundation COVID-19 Response Fund and from the United Way of Central Minnesota COVID Relief Fund.

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Homeless Students Need Help

LEAF SUPPORTS HOMELESS STUDENTS AND THEIR FAMILIES

Homeless Student FundEvery day, homeless students face the daunting task of trying to focus on a quality education while worrying about the basic needs like reliable source of food, clothing and shelter.

Since 2014, LEAF has been supporting District 742 students facing homelessness through our Homeless Student Services Fund.  The need is even greater during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Can you help us help students in need?

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