Southwest foundation events bring together students, alumni, and the community to support southwest. Join Us!

Frosh Frenzy: A Fundraiser

SaturDAY, January 12
7:00 TO 10:00 PM
The Spurgat Home
(3833 York Ave S)
Suggested donation: $20 per person

Celebrate the end of first semester with other 9th grade parents, meet important staff and administration, and support the mission of the Southwest Foundation.

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new principal welcome

7:00 TO 8:30 PM
(3414 WEST 47TH ST, DOOR #1)

The community and neighbors of Southwest High School invite you to our Transition of Leadership Ceremony with Guests of Honor, Dr. Karen Wells, interim, and Dr. Michael Favor, incoming, principals of Southwest High School.

Southwest High School and Community stakeholders join in partnership to build support for our esteemed neighborhood institution, pave a path of collaborative efforts, and warmly embrace a new leader in our community, Dr. Michael Favor. 

Light refreshments will be served and a brief meet and greet session will follow the program.

Hosted by: 
The Southwest Foundation
Southwest Leadership Council
Southwest Parent Teacher Student Organization (PTSO)

City Council Member Linea Palmisano
Fulton Neighborhood Association
Linden Hills Neighborhood Council
Southwest Community Education
and special thanks to Scott Streble Photography for Nonprofits


Laker legacy: A fundraiser 

Thursday, May 10
7:00 to 9:30 PM
Loring Social
(1629 Hennepin Ave)


What a great event! Thanks to all who could come. It was a great first year for Laker Legacy: a fundraiser.

We are on our way to our $150,000 goal with close to $50,000 raised. Your support is critical to bringing so much to so many. Thank you!



thank you to our presenting sponsor