Founded in 2003, the Foundation for Lovejoy Schools involves the community in generating and distributing funds, property, and gifts that enhance the educational experience in the Lovejoy ISD. The Foundation for Lovejoy Schools benefits the students, faculty, graduates, and staff of LISD.
Serving the Lovejoy Independant School District of the communities of Allen, Fairview, and Lucas Texas
Ms. Cindy Booker
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Also Known As
Foundation for Lovejoy Schools
259 Country Club Rd
Allen, TX 75002 USA
Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution (B12)
Primary/Elementary Schools (B24)
Secondary/High School (B25)
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The foundation organized and originated in 2003 will assist the school district, as necessary, in funding extraneous items for a new high school to be built within the district. The district, now celebrating its 90th year of service, is now planning the construction of the first high school in the district.
Fund raising goal of $500 per student for the enrichment of educational opportunity available within Lovejoy Independent School District
Educational Classroom grants
Annually, staff and teachers of the Lovejoy Independent School District submit grant requests through a process we call Invest in Excellence. The grants are then funded based on money available each may to be put in use for the next school year. The grants impact all students in every grade and subject area.
Our grants to the district have increase each year. We granted around $5000 in 2005 and $375,000 in 2015.
Children Only (5 - 14 years)
Youth/Adolescents only (14 - 19 years)
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Ms. Cindy Booker
Cindy is the Executive Director for the Foundation for Lovejoy Schools (FLS). FLS is a non-profit 501(c)3 volunteer organization dedicated to supporting the students, faculty, and staff of the Lovejoy ISD. Vicki joined the Foundation for Lovejoy Schools in January 2016. Previously she worked for Lovejoy ISD as the Assistant to the Superintendent for Communication. She has lived in the Lovejoy School district for 23 years.
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