At its April 13, 2021 regular board meeting, the Board of Education adopted the following resolution declaring April 19-23 as Volunteer Appreciation Week:
Lakeville Area Schools recognizes April 19-23, 2021 as Volunteer Appreciation Week. Volunteers provide essential support to our over 11,000 Lakeville Area students and their families, and over 1,300 employees. This week we celebrate our thanks and gratitude for these essential community members.
Whereas, the week of April 18-24 is designated as National Volunteer Week to recognize the hard work, dedication and passion of volunteers throughout our nation;
Whereas, thousands of volunteers here in the Lakeville Area provide essential support to our students through generous donations of time, money and talent;
Whereas, volunteers serve on our boards, task forces and committees to help us move our mission forward;
Whereas, volunteers are motivated by the simple satisfaction of helping our students and foster a sense of community and pride within our schools and district;
Therefore, let it be resolved: The Board of Education hereby extends its appreciation to all Lakeville Area volunteers for supporting the education of our students, and declares April 19-23, 2021 to be Volunteer Appreciation Week in Lakeville Area Schools.