The Lexington Community Foundation exists to encourage and strengthen philanthropy in order to provide a permanent source of funding for opportunities to improve the quality of life, strengthen the sense of community, benefit future generations in Lexington, Nebraska.


Public Availability Statement

Lexington Community Foundation makes available to the public the following information:
•IRS Form 990
•Annual independent auditor’s report and financial information
These documents are available at the Foundation Office at:
607 N. Washington St. | Lexington, NE 68850
For more information, call (308) 237-3114

Affiliate Funds –
Held for the Benefit of Others:

Alumni Association
Backpacks for Kids
Baseball Association
Central Nebraska Interpreters’ Group
Class of ‘60 Memorial Trust
Club 180
Dawson County Arena
Dawson County Bar Association
Dawson County Children’s Museum
Dawson County Hero Flight
Dawson County Historical Museum
DC 4-H Livestock Premium Fund
Grand Generation Center
Heartland Museum of Military Vehicles
Johnson Lake Carp Removal Fund
Johnson Lake EMS
Johnson Lake Fireworks Fund
Johnson Lake State Recreation Fund
Johnson Lake Trails Fund
Johnson Lake Wine & Art Festival Fund
Lexington Area Community Choir
Lexington Fieldhouse / Soccer League
Lexington Red Cross
Library ~
~ Friends of the Library
~ Library Memorial Fund
~ Library Program Initiative
Lexington Tennis Association
Lexington Tennis Dome
Lexington Tennis Tournament
LRHC Charitable Fund
Lexington Women Helping Others
Majestic Theatre Project
Optimist Fund
Plum Creek Memorial Fund
TeamMates of Lexington General Fund
The Christmas Project
Welcome Center
Wounded Veteran’s Project
YMCA Building Fund
YMCA Founders Fund
YMCA Pool Fund

Affiliate Funds –
Temporarily Restricted:

Emerson Trust Funds
Good Samaritan Fund
Lexington Concert Fund
Roberts Trust Funds
Seacrest Newspaper Legacy

Board Designated Funds:
Optimist Rec Complex
Lexington Parks & Trails
Thanks A Million ~
~ Aquatic Center
~ LMS Auditorium Fund
YMCA Community Fund

Scholarship Funds:
Ann Crawford Alexander Memorial Scholarship
Athea Roberts Memorial Scholarship
Brian D. Eilers Memorial Scholarship
Byron & Bessie Wightman Memorial Scholarship
Class of ’77 Memorial Scholarship
Emerson Memorial Scholarship
Francelene Skinner Memorial Scholarship
Gary Shubert Memorial Scholarship
Housel Family Scholarship
Janelle VerMaas Memorial Scholarship
John & Jan Wightman Scholarship
Kay Linch Memorial Scholarship
Liz Richardson Comm Service Award
Mark & Vera Turner Memorial Scholarship
Neal Kohl Memorial Scholarship
Norall Scholarship Trust
Optimist Scholarship Fund
Otto & Esther Murdock Family Scholarship
Pat Ruppe Memorial Scholarship
Robert Wade Scholarship
Ronald Bossung Memorial Scholarship
TeamMates Scholarship
Waren & Leta Batie Scholarship
Scholarships Other ~
~ Richard Brown Memorial Scholarship
~ Lilian Hansen Memorial Scholarship
~ LCF Alumni Award
~ LEA / Robinson Scholarship
~ James D. Miller Scholarship
~ Ruth Edna Montgomery-Reynolds Scholarship
~ Ike Neff Memorial Scholarship
~ Edsel Newman Scholarship
~ Norman & Shirley Reynolds Scholarship
~ Shirley Trautman Scholarship
~ Charles A. Walker Memorial Scholarship