Santee Lakes Foundation

The primary purpose of the Santee Lakes Foundation is to promote the importance of outdoor recreation, conservation, and environmental sustainability at Santee Lakes through charitable support in the following areas:

  • Recreational Programs
  • Habitat Restoration and maintenance
  • Environmental education programs
  • Park improvements and maintenance

The Santee Lakes Foundation was formed in 2010 as a 501(c)(3) non-profit public benefit corporation. It is governed by a Board of Directors, in accordance with the State approved Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws. Officers of the Board are President, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer. Officers are elected by the Board of Directors. All Officers are also Directors of the Foundation.

BOARD 2015-2016

William Pommering, President
John Morley, Vice President
Dan O'Brien, Secretary 

Ron Durrett, Director
Ronn Hall, Director
Debi Klingner, Director

Jay Renard, Director

Courtney Walsh, Director
Rob Wheeler, Director

We sponsor three major events during each calendar year:

  • CarBQue At the Lakes
  • Lap the Lakes 5K and Fun Run
  • Concert At the Lakes

The Concert At the Lakes is co-sponsored by the Santee Lakeside Rotary Club Foundation.

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