Listed below are the Affiliate Funds who have partnered with the LEXINGTON COMMUNITY FOUNDATION. 

Alumni Association Fund - This fund exists to assist Lexington High School seniors with an annual scholarship to further their educational goals. 

Backpacks for Kids - The Backpacks for Kids program provides nutritious, child-friendly good options to chronically hungry students. 

Baseball Association - Lexington Baseball Association is part of the American Legion Baseball organization which impacts the lives of many young people every year. The fund helps encourage young players to grow through their baseball experiences. 

Booster Club Fund - The Lexington Athletic Booster Club Fund helps to provide LHS athletes with the best possible environment for success. 

CFI Lexington - Community based program dedicated to providing children with free activities to promote a healthy and active lifestyle. 

Children's Museum - The Dawson County Children's Museum offers children and adults the opportunity to explore areas of science, math, social studies and find arts through free play, exploration, and demonstration. 

Christmas Project Fund - The Christmas Project has installed festive lighting as well as Nativity and secular yard displays at the Dawson County Courthouse throughout the Christmas season. 

Class of '60 Memorial Trust

Dannehl Fund - This fund was established in memory of Louise Dannehl. The fund supports youth programming and benefits kids.

Dawson County Arena - The Dawson County Rodeo Arena Project worked to construct a permanent sanctioned rodeo area located at the Dawson County Fairgrounds. 

Dawson County Cancer Care Fund - The Dawson County Cancer Care Fund has a mission to improve quality of life and relieve physical and emotional burdens during treatment for local cancer patients and their families. 

Dawson County Museum Fund - The Dawson County Historical Society and Museum is a nonprofit cultural heritage learning center with a strong mission to preserve and protect Dawson County. 

Dawson County 4-H Livestock Premium Fund - This fund exists to encourage projects from youth participating in Dawson County 4-H related to large animal agriculture and rewards participants for their time and expenses dedicated to their livestock

Dawson County Hero Flight - The Dawson County Hero Flight was organized for the sole purpose to honoring American Veterans for their sacrifices and service above self by taking them to Washington DC to see their memorials, meet with government representatives and be honored for their service 

Doyle Ethics Seminar

Grand Generation Center - In 2007, LCF assisted in a project to add a new meeting room, craft room, exercise room, storage room, restrooms, a walk-in freezer, beverage bar, new flooring, and more to the existing Grand Generation Center. 

Heartland Museum Fund - The Heartland Museum of Military Vehicles displays over 100 fully restored vehicles including helicopters, tanks, half-tracks, ambulances, and a jeep from every branch of the service plus displays of weapons, uniforms, engines, equipment, and more are dedicated in honor and memory of those who served.  

Jeffrey Charitable Fund

Johnson Lake Carp Removal Fund - This fund was formed by several residents with the desire to keep up with the carp population at Johnson Lake and restore a desirable fish community.

Johnson Lake EMS Fund - Johnson Lake EMS began in 1980 and still services the Johnson Lake and surrounding area today be responding to calls around the lake and caring for patients until the Lexington Volunteer Fire Department or the Elwood Volunteer Fire Department arrives. 

Johnson Lake Fireworks Fund - Johnson Lake hosts one of the most spectacular Fourth of July fireworks shows in the state. Contributions to this fund assure this event will continue to be a major summer attraction for our area. 

Johnson Lake Playground Fund - The new playground will be installed near the outlet canal at East Shore Drive 1A at Johnson Lake. The playground will increase choices of outdoor physical activity in the area for children and families. 

Johnson Lake State Park Fund - This fund was established with the hope to host more family activities, add drive through camp sites, water hook ups and sewage dumping at the Johnson Lake State Recreation Area. 

Johnson Lake Trails Fund - The Johnson Lake Hike and Bike Trail will one day be a 10-mile loop around the popular Johnson Lake recreational lake. 

Kopf Memorial Fund

Lexington Family Aquatic Center - Built in 1997, the Lexington Family Aquatic Center provides a safe and fun swimming environment for the community. 

Lexington Area Community Choir - The Lexington Area Community Choir presents two Christmas concerts annually in Lexington. 

Lexington Fieldhouse / Soccer - The Fieldhouse is a 27,000 square foot multi-purpose, turf-surfaced recreational facility located at the Lexington Optimist Recreation Complex. 

Lexington Red Cross - The Lexington blood drive is a life-saving mission of the American Red Cross that serves our local and other Midwest hospitals. 

Lexington Women's Soccer League

Lexington High School Turf Fund

Lexington Public Library - 

     Friends of the Library

     Library Memorial Fund

     Library Program Initiative

Lexington Regional Health Center Charitable Fund - With a goal to keep your medical care close to home, the Lexington Regional Health Care Charitable Fund raises funds to upgrade equipment at the hospital. 

Lexington Women Helping Others Fund - This fund was created by a group of local business and professional women who felt uniquely qualified to help improve the lives of women, girls and whomever else may need their help. These dynamic women are committed to the support of our community with a focus on education. 

Lexington Optimist Fund - The Lexington Optimist Club conducts positive service projects aimed at providing a helping hand to youth. 

Owens Charitable Fund

Lexington Parks & Trails Fund - This fund supports improvement to Lexington's parks and trails and will enhance recreational opportunities for families and residents of all ages. 

Plum Creek Memorial Fund

Rickertsen Grant Fund - The family of Sara Rickertsen established a grant fund to better enable others to continue helping those with disabilities. 

Robb Cemetery Restoration - The Robb Cemetery Association and LCF have partnered together to make it easy to show support for the upkeep and preservation of the Robb cemetery, the Wilmina Rob Memorial Chapel, and the grounds. 

Splash Pad Project - The Splash Pad Project hopes to provide a safe, fun environment for children of all ages in Lexington at Oak Park.

TeamMates General Fund - TeamMates is a school-based, one-to-one mentoring program co-founded by Dr. Tom and Nancy Osborne in 1991 to provide youth with friendship and positive example. 

Tennis Association

Tennis Dome

Tennis Tournament Fund

Theatre Project - The Lexington Middle School students chose to restore the Majestic Theatre and remodel the space. The renovated Theatre opened in 2015 and has been run by volunteers since.

United by Culture Fund - United by Culture strives to celebrate diversity in Nebraska by showcasing various arts, stories, and cuisine.

Veteran's Pavilion - The Lexington Veteran Pavilion will be constructed at Kirkpatrick Memorial Park. The Pavilion hopes to give back to the community while recognizing those who served and sacrificed for our country.

Wounded Veterans Project - In 2015, the 1000 Plus, LLC Shooting Club worked with Operation Second Chance to host a Wounded Warrior Retreat for up with eight Gulf War wounded veterans. 

YMCA Building Fund - A building capital campaign kicked off in the spring of 2012 and within one year more than $5.5M had been committed to a shared facility project with the Lexington Middle School. The naming rights were granted with a pledge from Orthman Manufacturing and on October 9, 2012, a groundbreaking was held for the Orthman Community YMCA. The YMCA opened on October 20, 2014, and features a large gymnasium, indoor walking track, a wellness center with cardio equipment and weights, a game room, a child watch area, locker rooms and fitness activity rooms for classes. 

     YMCA Endowment Fund

     YCMA Founders/ Operating Fund

     YMCA Pool Fund


Special Thank You to this Year's Event Sponsors