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Fred Meyer’s Community Support

You can help Lelooska Foundation earn donations just by shopping with your Fred Meyer Rewards Card! Fred Meyer is donating $2.5 million per year to non-profits in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon and Washington, based on where their customers tell them to give. Here’s how the program works: Sign up for the Community Rewards program by linking your…

Silent Auction, April 20th 2013

Mark your calendars! The Lelooska Foundation’s Silent Auction fundraiser and Donor Program will be held on April 20th, 2013. Bidding opens at 4pm and closes at 7:30, followed by a special donor program. The auction has been a vibrant outlet for community involvement here at Lelooska for the past nine years. Not only has it…

Julia Hart Stoll

Julia Hart Stoll, wife of Chief Tsungani Fearon Smith of the Lelooska Family, mother of Mariah Reese & Lottie Stoll-Smith, mother-in-law of Eric Reese, grandmother of Mara and Isaac Reese passed away on September 6, 2012 at 12:16 am surrounded by her family after battling breast cancer for 17 years. Julia was an accomplished contemporary…

Memorial Potlatch

Chief Lelooska died on September 5, 1996. Following the death of a clan chief a family must wait at least four years before potlatching. At Lelooska’s 1996 memorial service, the chieftaincy and Lelooska’s name Gixken was passed to Tsungani. Preparations for the potlatch began. In July of 2001, the Lelooska Family traveled to Campbell River…