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An audited financial statement is available upon request.

Supporting Students in Osseo Area Schools

District 279 Foundation

Established in 1991

OUR MISSION is to support and enhance the district's dedication to all students.

OUR VISION is to provide learning opportunities for students in Osseo Area Schools by funding programs, projects and other opportunities that are not presently available through the district's budget.

OUR CORE VALUE We believe that there is a moral, social and economic imperative to support student success and equitable student achievement. 


AREAS OF FOCUS: 
1) Support students through innovative and creative projects that enhance curriculum, experiential learning opportunities or contribute to the community.


2) Recognize the achievements of students and staff in Osseo Area Schools. District 279 Foundation seeks to recognize and celebrate the many achievements and success stories of the students, volunteers, and staff in Osseo Area Schools at the Investment in Youth Celebration. This annual celebration recognizes individuals from each site for their commitment and dedication to our community.



BOARD OF TRUSTEES
2019-2020
Gretchen Peel, President

Joseph Anton, Vice President

Heather Ayer, Secretary

Don Waletzko, Treasurer

Adja Ann, Past President
Jason Bauerly
Shannon Coughlin

Mary Ellen DeBois
Russ Funk
Donna Hawley
Karen Jaeger
​Shelly Korby
Lori Lienemann Hartkopf

Joan Lunceford
Vickie Parks
Kyle Peters
Miamon Queeglay
Don Skoglund

Brad Swenson
Kelly Wilson


District Liaisons

Cory McIntyre, Superintendent

Jackie Mosqueda-Jones, School Board Member

Kelsey Dawson Walton, School Board Member


​Trustee Emeriti

Mimi Bigley

Jim Miller

John Nelson


Foundation Staff

Brian Siverson-Hall
Executive Director
763-391-7115
siversonhallb@district279.org


Susan Wineland, CFRE
Development Director
763-391-7116
winelands@district279.org


Deb Anderson
Administrative Coordinator
763-391-7118
andersondebra@district279.org